Construction & Engineering, Energy, Renewables
MPA Recruitment has been appointed by a highly successful Contracting Group to source a Costing Manager in Renewable Energy to join their team in Saudi Arabia. This is a new position in the business which is growing considerably across the GCC through significant project wins and developing opportunities in the renewable energy field as an investor and as a contractor.
You will develop budget estimates by performing accurate quantity take offs using plans and specifications, or conceptual information. You will review, interpret and accurately estimate the scope of assigned work as described in the project documents. You will be able to develop pricing and unit rates from first principles, including understanding and ability to utilize productivity rates in the calculation of labor rates. You will solicit and collect subcontractor and vendor bids or quotations; develop and nurture subcontractor/vendor and client relationships; and prepare subcontractor analysis sheets for assigned scope of work. You will evaluate changes and subcontractor change order estimates; provide expertise in all phases of construction work; work and collaborate with other departments throughout the country for specific project sector needs.
You will have a Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management / Engineering, Civil / Electrical / Mechanical Engineering, Quantity Surveying, or Architecture is highly preferred (a combination of education and work experience will also be considered in lieu of degree). 3+ years' experience in Estimating and Cost Management is required with experience in conceptual, schematic, pre-construction phases of projects. Experience in renewable energy is also required. You will be a strong communicator.
You will receive a competitive salary reflective of your experience working for a leading organisation.
I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Mark Canning, Business Manager at MPA Recruitment on +44 (0)28 7136 0070 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.
All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.