Cost Manager - Permanent Staff - Paris

Job Title: Cost Manager - Permanent Staff - Paris
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paris, France
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2018-12-03
Reference: BH-95532
Contact Name: Sander Schuitman
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2018 13:56

Job Description

Cost Manager – Fulltime Staff Position – Paris, France

Job Category               : Program and Project Management
Business Line              : Construction Services
Business Group           : Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Job Summary
NES Global Talent is currently looking for a Cost Manager to be involved in a service station program for our client. It’s a permanent staff position directly employed with our client. We invite candidates who are residential in Paris to apply.

Key duties and responsibilities include

  • Developing cost budgets at different stages for service stations in France;
  • Developing cost estimations for fuels distribution and storage, parking, roads, underground network, fluids, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and buildings;
  • Fit cost estimation with client requirements and inputs;
  • Translate strong analytical assessments into clear and compelling recommendations;
  • Compare estimation with benchmarks;
  • Ensure competitiveness of the budget;
  • Ensure cost saving mind-set in the team;
  • Confront estimation with contractors prices;
  • Use, manage and develop cost estimation library;
  • Analyse and improve scope and design relating to the cost;
  • Challenge schedule to improve project costs;
  • Suggest improvements which optimizes costs and schedule;
  • Identify cost improvements along the procurement process;
  • Present cost estimation to the client;
  • Handover cost estimation report and supporting documents to contractors;
  • Reports to the program manager and to the cost engineering leader;
Minimum Requirements

  • Fluent in French and English;
  • 10 year of work experience in cost management or quantity surveying;
  • A leading example in compliance and ethics;
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight dead-lines;
  • Ability to handle at same time different projects at different stages;
  • Travel for short periods when required to sites in France;
  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary and multi-contractors team.
Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with projects relating to fuels, MEP and building area.
Are you interested in this permanent staff position or do you have any questions regarding the position please apply or contact Sander Schuitman at +31708080147.