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Apprentice Cost Manager / Quantity Surveyor - Birmingham


Aecom
Location: Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Design / Development Jobs
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United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Summary

Our Birmingham Office Cost Management business unit is currently seeking a full time Apprentice / Trainee Cost Manager, due to a number of key pursuits being secured by the team. Being a part of this team, will not only allow you to develop your skills to become a qualified Cost Manager but give the opportunity to provide meaningful contributions to our client base and growth of the team.

About Our Team:

We are currently an office of over 400 professional people delivering construction solutions for a diverse client base, who are in various sectors such as; commercial, retail, industrial, aviation and infrastructure. To add, we strongly promote personal and career development with clear career structures and development programmes. We look to balance this with a flexible approach to working through our “Freedom to Grow” programme.

Job Responsibilities:

You will also have chance to be involved in all stages of a project; from initial project definition and brief, cost planning, through to procurement, construction and building use, you have opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients including some very high profile names, often working alongside other construction professionals in multi-disciplinary teams.

The Cost Management role we offer can be varied and is dependent on the client, sector and project we are working for. The role is generally split in to pre and post contract duties, which can include the following:

Pre-Contract

*

Cost modelling and cost planning

*

Benchmarking

*

Value and risk analysis

*

Lifecycle costing

*

Procurement tasks and managing tender processes

*

Compilation of contract documentation

Post Contract

*

Attendance at site progress meetings

*

Completion of valuations

*

Financial reporting

*

Due diligence reporting

*

Review and management of change control procedures

Minimum Requirements

No relevant experience is necessary. The position is ideally suited to school leavers at A-Level standard (or equivalent) who can demonstrate:

*

Minimum 96 UCAS points (or equivalent)

*

Minimum of grade ‘C’ Maths & English GCSE (or equivalent)

*

Show an aptitude towards good logic, analytical and numerical skills

*

Demonstrate an interest in and a desire to pursue a career in Quantity Surveying

*

Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities.

*

Practical, adaptable and enthusiastic

*

English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 243136BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Summary

Our Birmingham Office Cost Management business unit is currently seeking a full time Apprentice / Trainee Cost Manager, due to a number of key pursuits being secured by the team. Being a part of this team, will not only allow you to develop your skills to become a qualified Cost Manager but give the opportunity to provide meaningful contributions to our client base and growth of the team.

About Our Team:

We are currently an office of over 400 professional people delivering construction solutions for a diverse client base, who are in various sectors such as; commercial, retail, industrial, aviation and infrastructure. To add, we strongly promote personal and career development with clear career structures and development programmes. We look to balance this with a flexible approach to working through our “Freedom to Grow” programme.

Job Responsibilities:

You will also have chance to be involved in all stages of a project; from initial project definition and brief, cost planning, through to procurement, construction and building use, you have opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients including some very high profile names, often working alongside other construction professionals in multi-disciplinary teams.

The Cost Management role we offer can be varied and is dependent on the client, sector and project we are working for. The role is generally split in to pre and post contract duties, which can include the following:

Pre-Contract

*

Cost modelling and cost planning

*

Benchmarking

*

Value and risk analysis

*

Lifecycle costing

*

Procurement tasks and managing tender processes

*

Compilation of contract documentation

Post Contract

*

Attendance at site progress meetings

*

Completion of valuations

*

Financial reporting

*

Due diligence reporting

*

Review and management of change control procedures

Minimum Requirements

No relevant experience is necessary. The position is ideally suited to school leavers at A-Level standard (or equivalent) who can demonstrate:

*

Minimum 96 UCAS points (or equivalent)

*

Minimum of grade ‘C’ Maths & English GCSE (or equivalent)

*

Show an aptitude towards good logic, analytical and numerical skills

*

Demonstrate an interest in and a desire to pursue a career in Quantity Surveying

*

Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities.

*

Practical, adaptable and enthusiastic

*

English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 243136BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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