AECOM Cost Consultant in New York, New York
Business Line Construction Services
Position Title Cost Consultant
United States of America - New York
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Cost Consultant for employment in the New York, NY office.
The candidate will support their Corporate Services and Real Estate division in the procurement and financial control of workplace and infrastructure projects, by providing the services listed below. Projects range in size and value from $75k to several $million and comprise moves, alterations and changes to the Client’s real estate portfolio across the Americas.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Prepare and issue Request for Information, Requests for Qualification, Requests for Proposal
Use client’s proprietary software to undertake procurement of projects
Respond to vendor queries
Level and analyze bids and issue analysis report and recommendation
Prepare Purchase Orders, Letter Agreements, Contracts for all appointments (consultants, contractors, direct vendors)
Measure, take-off quantities for design milestone estimates
Prepare monthly financial reports
Review and advice on uncommitted balances
Review and advice on contingency balances
Review vendor invoices, applications for payment
Lead the change control process
Project financial close-out
Use client specific software to cost manage projects
Bachelor’s degree in construction discipline or related field
5+ years of relevant experience
Ability to work under own initiative and unsupervised, but also as part of a team
Experience of interior construction, fit-out in a commercial, office environment
Impeccable verbal, written and numeracy skills in a client facing capacity
Have a broad technical knowledge but possess an area of specialization or focus, specifically Procurement and Project Controls, and be able to develop and formulate solutions to client problems on assigned projects
Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test
Master’s degree in construction discipline is desirable
Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors is highly desirable
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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 186999BR
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.