Job Details: Cost Managers - Life Science Projects - Cork


104 Upper Drumcondra Road,
Dublin 9
Please contact: Karen
JobContax was founded in 2001 by Karen McHugh, an engineer passionate about offering quality opportunities to the jobseeker and an intelligent service to the client. Jobcontax has successfully operated as a global market leader and technical specialist within the following sectors:

Construction and Infrastructure

Engineering and Design

Mining - Oil and Gas

Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical

During the past 10 years Jobcontax have expanded our international network across 5 continents. In 2005 we began recruiting for the Australian market and in 2011 we set up our first strategic partnership in WA. In March 2010, we opened our Shanghai office to strengthen our presence in the rapidly expanding Chinese market for highly skilled professionals. JobContax has a strong presence in Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

Jobcontax has built its reputation on its consultative approach. Our understanding of the industries and the businesses and individuals within these industries enables us to facilitate the perfect match between client and jobseeker. From global multinationals to SME?, Jobcontax has become the trusted recruitment partner.
Cost Managers - Life Science Projects - Cork
Are you a Cost Manager / Cost Engineer / Quantity Surveyor with
experience working on construction on Pharma/Biotech projects?

Would you like to work with a leading cost & project management
consultancy with offices based in Cork?

There are options available to candidates for long term contracts on
hourly rates or permanent staff competitive salaried positions with a
mix of WFH/Office.

If you have the relevant experience, forward your CV to **Apply on the
website** for review or call Sheila on *



Our Client is recognised as one of Ireland’s leading cost and
project management consultancies and work with clients in the public
and private sectors 

They have provided consultancy services on some of Ireland’s largest
construction projects in education, offices, hi-tech and manufacturing

They are seeking Senior QS / Cost Managers with either CSA or M&E
experience on Pharma/Biotech projects

Provide estimate and cost planning to include producing and presenting
the final cost plan.

Ability to estimate at conceptual, programming and detailed level.

Assist on feasibility studies and writing procurement reports.

Perform all aspects of procurement, including managing the
pre-qualification stage, produce bid list, bid analysis, produce bid
report, and compile contractual documents.

Participate effectively with post contract cost variances and the
change control processes, where applicable refer major changes to line

Manage cost checks and carry out valuations on larger projects, and
ensure timely and accurate cost checking, and valuation process.

Produce monthly post contract cost reports and present to client.

Provide input into value engineering; negotiate and approve final

Maintain liaison with client and other consultants at all projects

Provide leadership to cost management team when necessary, ensure the
delivery on all of accountabilities.

Identify opportunities to develop new business with existing clients
and report such opportunities to appropriate line manager, and utilize
marketing database.

Identify improvements for cost management procedures, templates, and
products, and refer ideas to appropriate line manager.


ca4 years’ experience preparing cost estimates. MEP or CSA

Experience in commercial, data center, high-tech, healthcare,
manufacturing Industries preferred.

RICS accredited or working towards. Member of a Professional Institute

Good technical experience in all cost management areas; pre-contract,
post contract and final account.

Good understanding of all mechanical, process, electrical, and
plumbing systems, as they relate to construction of projects.

Experience of leading cost management on medium or large sized
construction projects of medium to high complexity.

Experience with advising clients on value management, value
engineering, and life cycle costing.

Good knowledge of construction industry technical matters, such as
different procurement routes, value management and value engineering.

Demonstrates excellent presentation, verbal, written, and
communication skills.

Great organizational skills; ability to multi-task and be a team


Competitive salaries packages for successful candidates with options
of permanent salaried staff roles or long term hourly contract rate
(min *months) roles negotiable depending on

Roles comes with the flexibility of WFH with one day per week in the
Cork office

We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Payment: EUR 80,000 - 100,000
Category: Construction

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