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Division
Ref
64182
Vacancy title
Cost Planner
Function(s)
Pre-construction
Contract type
Full time permanent
Region
Home Counties
Location(s)
Welwyn Garden City
Description

Cost Planner

Location: Welwyn Garden City

Talented people are the key to our success

 

About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.

We are currently working on large and exciting projects such as the following: https://www.morgansindall.com/news/morgan-sindall-group-agrees-%C2%A32bn-property-delivery-joint-venture

 

Opportunity:

We have a fantastic opportunity within our Construction business for an ambitious and talented Cost Planner.

The successful candidate will be joining the existing team of passionate and dedicated managers.

We are looking for managers who have a wealth of knowledge in the main contracting market.

Experience of working on Educational, Healthcare, Leisure or Defence schemes between £5 and £20 million is an advantage.

We are looking for people who share our passion for the project at hand whilst also being able to work within a fun and hardworking team environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support the pre-construction team for preparing cost plans and tenders to secure projects, in particular competitive design and build tenders for both new build and refurbishment projects including liaising with planners, design managers and preconstruction managers to deliver innovative solution
  • Obtain the most competitive quotes by understanding current market trends
  • Identify and report on risk and opportunity / scope
  • Produce accurate net estimates in accordance with Morgan Sindall standards to win work
  • Prepare accurate and competitive estimates and cost plans

Already experienced as a cost planner you will have the ability to take-off quantities, along with a proficiency using Conquest estimating software and creating Excel reports. Cost planning knowledge and experience and an understanding of construction technology and innovative techniques is essential in this role.

Morgan Sindall Construction London and Home Counties

With a passion to serve customers we have developed a professional, understated approach, where our people in London and Home Counties are encouraged and rewarded to work as a team to achieve Perfect Delivery.

The success of this strategy to: find – win – deliver – repeat has yielded a healthy forward order book, giving us the stability to fully focus on strengthening our long-term work winning capability in our primary sectors of: education, public sector frameworks, civic buildings, investment linked opportunities and healthcare.

 

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

 

 

 

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