Cumming

Cost Manager

US-FL-Orlando
2 months ago
Category
Cost Management/Estimating
ID
2017-2632

Overview

Cumming is a project and cost consultancy firm that delivers creative, customized solutions to a vast portfolio of clients worldwide. Since opening for business nearly two decades ago, Cumming has grown consistently and substantially proven by our ENR Top 40 ranking. We provide a solutions-oriented suite of services that specifically address our clients’ unique challenges, thus enabling them to achieve extraordinary results. Every member of our organization is part of a team; A team that shares a goal to achieve beyond the norm. We strive to work hard for our clients, but also enjoy an excellent work/life balance with numerous opportunities to spend time with co-workers in a relaxed and fun environment.

 

If you share our drive for success and our commitment and passion for satisfying our clients, you will find an array of career possibilities here at Cumming. Our firm is currently looking for a Cost Manager based in Orlando, Florida on-site with one of our clients in the Themed Entertainment sector. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects within themed entertainment. This is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate or Cost Manager who is at a starting point in their career. Come join our team!

Responsibilities

  • Develop budget estimates by performing accurate quantity take offs using plans and specifications, or conceptual information.
  • Review, interpret and accurately estimate the scope of assigned work as described in the project documents.
  • Ability to develop pricing and unit rates from first principles including understanding and ability to utilize productivity rates in calculation of labor rates.
  • Solicit and collect subcontractor and vendor bids or quotations.
  • Develop and nurture subcontractor/vendor and client relationships.
  • Prepare subcontractor analysis sheets for assigned scope of work.
  • Evaluate changes and subcontractor change order estimates. Provide expertise in all phases of construction work.
  • Work and collaborate with Team Members throughout the country for specific project sector needs.
  • Manage and lead a number of client accounts providing outstanding consultative services.
  • ***Career advancement at Cumming Corporation will be determined by your ability to provide high-level technical expertise as well your talent for interacting well with clients on the phone, via email, and in person resulting in continued and new revenue generating services. 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management or closely related field is highly preferred
  • 6 + months' experience in cost management 
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Ability to prepare detailed, accurate estimates
  • Experience with On-Screen Takeoff preferred
  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Demonstrates good written and oral communication and team skills
  • Must be dependable, consistent, diligent, and thorough 

 

What we offer you:

  • Cumming will consider candidates nationally and provide relocation assistance.
  • A comprehensive compensation, bonus, and benefits package rivaling the best in the industry.
  • An opportunity to showcase your talents within an entrepreneurial culture that has achieved success as the highest levels.
  • An opportunity to work with fortune 100 firms and industry leaders, as well as the best and brightest team members in the industry.

 

At Cumming Corporation, you will work on some of the world's most exciting projects in a dynamic environment where your success is measured by the impact you make. We are one of the fastest growing Project and Cost Management Consultancies in America. We’re ranked in the ENR Top 40 and voted one of the best companies to work for out of our HQ in San Diego. With over 20 offices globally, an extremely diverse project portfolio, and double digit year to year revenue growth, the opportunities to make your mark are endless!

 

In this role, you will be a member of our highly reputable Cost Management & Estimating team. The cost team delivers solutions to clients in the areas of Conceptual Estimating, Budget Development, Cost Planning, Feasibility Studies, Value Management, Economic Forecasting, Milestone Reports, Pre/Post Contract Auditing, Change Order Review/Reconciliation, BIM 5D Cost Modeling, LEED Cost Analysis, Life Cycle Costing, and more. We encourage you to research us to learn more about our outstanding reputation within this service line.

 

 

Have more questions? Chat with a Recruiter on our careers website! It takes 5 minutes to apply to this job and we will provide feedback within 5 days.  

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Keywords:  cost manager, estimator, senior estimator, associate director, senior cost manager, quantity surveying, quantity surveyor, construction management, engineering, architecture, microsoft, on screen takeoff, estimating, orlando, themed entertainment etc.

 

 

CUMMING is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified Team Members without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law.

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