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Title:  Cost Planner

Job Number:  9951

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2009

Job Description

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  

From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.
Are you up for the challenge?
We are currently looking for an experienced Cost Planner to join our team in Pyrmont, NSW.

The role will ensure accurate cost plans / estimates of allocated projects are completed on time, in accordance with required technical standards and to provide leadership in the preconstruction phase of the project. 
The role will incorporate a variety of responsibilities, including:
•    Tracking, monitoring and controlling costs during the project life cycle
•    Using Planning-Budgeting-Forecasting Cost control Model to increase profitability by identifying the variances between these cost elements.
•    Analyse actual cost against planned cost, and forecast final cost versus budget.
•    Budget/Tender reconciliation, change management and variance analysis.
•    Quantification and Costing of construction work
•    Quantity Take-off and preparing Bills of Quantities
•    Procurement and tendering of construction works; Tender negotiation and recommendation.


To be considered you will have:
•    A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
•    Prior exposure to civil infrastructure, including roads and bridges
•    Good Communication and Presentation Skills
•    Tertiary qualifications in Engineering would be highly regarded

As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives. Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. 

We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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