A unique opportunity to not only work in but help create some of London’s coolest creative arts & music facilities has just arisen. My client is an innovator in the modern arts arena and after acquiring a number of new UK sites, they are looking for a design aware Cost Manager to manage the construction costs of new and refurbished venues. Reporting in to the Construction Lead, you will be responsible for all commercial matters on all property projects within the group. With future plans to expand in to North America and Europe, this is an opportune moment to join this growing business in a key role.
With a range of venues already across London and the UK, they pride themselves on the uniqueness and diversity of their venues, which is recreated within their workforce.
In this client-side Quantity Surveying role, you will be working with the Construction Lead to outline and scope the commercial business case for new venues. You will be responsible for the management of external contractors as well as implementing new cost saving exercises for some of London’s most unique venues.
Typical responsibilities may include:
Preparing procurement reports
Preparing tender documents
Appointing/Managing external consultants
Monitoring site and project progress
Internal cost plans
Cost Management experience in the construction industry
Experience of JCT contracts
Appreciation for design
Open-minded and flexible in approach
Lateral thinker and problem solver
Consultancy or contractor experience
Experience of cost managing creative arts facilities
Compensation and Benefits:
Basic salary of up to £45k-£52k
Up to 25 days’ holiday, plus Bank Holidays
Company Pension Plan
Potential for future international travel
To discuss this unique opportunity further, please contact Harry Macgregor on 020 7337 7511.