AECOM Senior / Principal Quantity Surveyor in Auckland, New Zealand

New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Senior / Principal Quantity Surveyor to join our Cost Management team.

Our Cost Management business provides proactive cost consulting services to clients in the public and private sector. As a specialist in your field, you will focus on first principles estimating and risk management services. You will also be involved in the mentoring and career development of junior team members, contributing to succession planning and the overall structure of the team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provision of cost estimates for civil engineering projects

  • Preparation of quantities from a range of drawings with varying levels of detail

  • Cost advice at all stages of the design process and during projects

  • Post-contract cost management services, where required

  • Preparation and evaluation of Risk Registers

  • Delivering excellent service to clients in all aspects of a project life cycle

Minimum Requirements

You will be a natural team player who can demonstrate:

  • Minimum 7 years’ experience as a civil cost estimator / quantity surveyor / cost manager

  • Ability to establish and maintain excellent relationships with internal and external clients

  • Experienced in the preparation of estimates from first principles

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen and ability to mentor junior team members

  • Knowledge and experience of Cost Estimating and Quantity Surveying software such as: Cost X, Expert Estimation, @risk, P6

  • Operates with high standards of integrity

  • Excellent written and oral communication

Preferred Qualifications

  • Member of RICS

  • NZ experience

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197236BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.