Leeds,

Associate Director - Cost Consultancy

Job ID

32412

Posted

27-Sep-2021

Service line

GWS Segment

Role type

Full-time

Areas of Interest

Construction, Quantity Surveying

Location(s)

Leeds - England - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Role Purpose

To work on a range of fast paced new build, commercial fit-out and refurbishment projects, largely for global occupier clients. The successful candidate will be expected to work under their own initiative with support from the Director level when required.

Our Cost Consultancy service line is an integral part of CBRE's Project Management & Building Consultancy Department. We are a supportive team that prides itself on promoting professionalism, personal development and enjoyable working relationships.

Our experienced quantity surveyors are engaged in some of the most exciting new build and fit-out projects creating exciting interiors for some of the most well-known global brands. We work on projects across the UK as well as undertaking projects in several European countries. Our clients enjoy working with us and our aim is to exceed all of their expectations in providing a Best-in-class service.

Key Responsibilities

•Feasibility and Order of Cost Estimating

•Formal Cost Planning

•Preparation of tender and contract documentation

•Development Monitoring

•Reinstatement Cost Assessments

•Attending project and design team meetings

•Attending client meetings

•Assisting in the development of other junior staff

Person Specification/Requirements

•MRICS qualified (QS Pathway);

•Good appreciation of quantity surveying matters being able to understand the basics of the local and wider property markets;

•Demonstrable experience within a similar role;

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to present a professional and knowledgeable persona;

•Able to work as part of a team, supporting and working with colleagues and sister departments;

•Build, develop and maintain existing business and client relationships;

•Organise and prioritise tasks so that they are efficiently completed within an agreed time frame;

•Provide concise and clear written communication with accurate and excellent attention to detail;

•Sociable and outgoing team player who deals effectively with colleagues and clients Confident and assertive where required but understands and appreciates the importance of using discretion;

•A flexible approach to work with a willingness to travel if necessary.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

ABOUT CBRE

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, is the world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2020 revenue). The company has more than 100,000 employees serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE serves a diverse range of clients with an integrated suite of services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.

In the UK, we service our clients from our offices in Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, and Southampton.

Leeds,

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2020 revenue). The company has more than 100,000 employees serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE serves a diverse range of clients with an integrated suite of services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com .

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