Senior Cost Manager

Locations Taiwan
Discipline Construction
Job reference 3439677
Our client is a fast-growing Project and Cost Management Consultancy group seeking to hire a Cost Manager in Taiwan. The ideal candidate would have experience of developing a central cost function along with experience in estimating, cost and budget management, benchmarking and work-breakdown structures.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide Quantity Surveying and Commercial support for mission critical projects and programmes of work.
  • Strong commercial acumen and communication skills
  • Proven experience delivering programmes of work.
  • Work within a small commercial team with direct interfacing with clients.
  • Deliver strategies and process, providing robust commercial management which will support the portfolio goals and objectives.
  • Support the delivery of departmental KPIs and objectives such as savings in total cost of
  • ownership, value engineering and continuous improvement.
  • Possess the ability to work to tight deadlines, under pressure whilst still delivering quality output
  • and prioritise requirements where necessary. A keen eye to detail is a must as well as the ability
  • to work methodically through a demanding workload.
  • Communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders.
Ideal experience:
  • Experience in mission critical or data centre environments
  • Experience working in Taiwan
  • Currently based in Taiwan or able to relocate.
  • Proficient in the use of the required functions in Microsoft Office skills, (e.g., Excel, Word & PowerPoint) to an appropriate level.
  • Experience with managing and presenting large data sets would be advantageous
  • proven experience of working in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management
  • Quantity Surveying degree or equivalent
  • Professional qualifications – MRICS/MCIOB desirable
  • Organised and detailed oriented
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills (verbal and written)
  • Bi-lingual (English and Mandarin) would be beneficial
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