Cost Manager – Aviation Job at Turner & Townsend – in London
At Turner & Townsend we’re passionate about making the difference – we are committed to delivering Sustainable Net Zero outcomes for our clients, helping our people to realize their potential, and doing our part to create a prosperous society.
Every day we help our major global clients deliver ambitious Net Zero programmes from over 110 offices worldwide.
We are currently recruiting for a Cost Manager to undertake duties on a high profile aviation project based in west London.
Manage the sub-programme contract commercial & cost activities providing for the appropriateness and viability of contract commercial information.
Support the procurement process to achieve best value by developing optimum delivery strategies into procurement plans and contract awards inclusive of incentivisation.
Advice following tendering or negotiations to allow sound decision-making on supplier selection.
Manage all post contract commercial activities supporting the implementation of contract changes, red files, instructed work scope change (PMIs), and award fees recommendations.
Support contractors in maintaining transparency and data integrity to minimise risks of inaccurate information.
Manage the sub-programme potential liability through the timely response to all contractor notifications.
Recommendations to approve Applications for payment Proactive management of all contractual issues through to resolution, escalating disputes to client as appropriate.
Evaluation of cost impacts of alternate delivery strategies, inclusive of benchmark assessments, prior to their implementation
Support and guidance to the Cost & Commercial team as required.
Manage all contract close out activities are performed in line with client contractual requirements.
Support and encourage the development of appropriate sub-programme working practices.
Work in adherence to the appropriate client processes and sub-programme working practices / processes.
In order to be able to carry out the duties of the role as required, candidates will be expected to demonstrate a thorough understanding/experience of the following:
Tendering support, procurement support, target price negotiation, tier 2 procurement and commercial management, contract change (EWN, PMI), valuations, payment, disallowable costs, claims all in an NEC environment.
Previous airport experience an advantage.
Our inspired people share our vision and mission. We provide a great place to work, where each person has the opportunity and voice to affect change.
We want our people to succeed both in work and life. To support this we promote a healthy, productive and flexible working environment that respects work-life balance.
Turner & Townsend is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.
Please find out more about us at www.turnerandtownsend.com/
About the Company
Company: Turner & Townsend –
Company Location: London