12 months ago
Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy
Position Title Consultant Estimator
United Kingdom - London
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including cost managers, commercial managers, estimators, quantity surveyors, architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company.
The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government.
Our Infrastructure business line is one of our key growth areas, servicing a range of clients including High Speed 2, Network Rail, Environment Agency, Highways England, Frontier Water companies and Cross Rail. Our office’s offer excellent working and living environment for staff, with locations in London.
Due to growth our team in London is looking to recruit a Consultant Estimator with core knowledge of the following sectors: Tunnelling, Civils, Aviation, Water, Railway and Transport, Structures & Buildings, OGC and M&M.
The role will require,
Understand the principles of estimating.
Have a basic understanding of the relationships between the project controls functions—estimating, planning/scheduling, and cost control.
Understand cross-discipline relationships within the estimating team.
Review key aspects of the request for proposal or project contract.
Demonstrate understanding of estimating methods that support the requirements.
Understand the strategy and plan for estimating activities.
Be familiar with the process for developing estimates in the accuracy and level of detail required for the intended purpose of the estimate.
Understand the aspects and relationships of risk, cost, and quantities on the project.
Within a specific business group and with the guidance of lead project controls staff, develop conceptual and definitive estimates for projects that are aligned with company standards and estimate class.
Perform accurate quantity take-offs for a particular discipline.
Understand relationship between the project estimate, project breakdown framework, and project schedule.
Understand the purpose and approach for preparing a basis of estimate.
Understand the collection and use of historical data from actual hours, costs, and pricing.
The salary for this role is negotiable and we offer a comprehensive benefits package, which includes private healthcare, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days holiday a year, plus additional flexible benefits such as gym membership, season ticket loans and additional annual leave.
Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, project.
Management or related technical field.
Experience in lieu of degree is acceptable.
Minimum of 2 to 10 years of progressive experience with increasing responsibility.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 172595BR