Job Trim is currently seeking a Construction Cost Manager on behalf of our Client. You must possess at least 2 years of Cost Management experience specifically in the Construction Industry in order to be qualified for this position.
Develop budget estimates by performing accurate quantity take offs using plans and specifications, or conceptual information.
Review, interpret and accurately estimate the scope of assigned work as described in the project documents.
Apply unit costs and productivity rates, as provided by supervisor.
Solicit and collect subcontractor and vendor bids or quotations.
Develop and nurture subcontractor/vendor and client relationships.
Prepare subcontractor analysis sheets for assigned scope of work.
Evaluate changes and subcontractor change order estimates. Provide expertise in all phases of construction work.
Work and collaborate with Team Members throughout the country for specific project sector needs.
Speak and meet with clients providing outstanding consultative services.
***Career advancement will be determined by your ability to provide high-level technical expertise as well your talent for interacting well with clients on the phone, via email, and in person resulting in continued and new revenue generating services.
BA/BS degree in Construction Management or related field highly preferred
2+ years' experience in cost management and/or estimating within the construction industry
Ability to prepare detailed, accurate estimates
Experience with On-Screen Takeoff preferred
Intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel