Cost Planner

Pyrmont
Degree qualification in Construction, Engineering or Quantity Surveying
Negotiable


Founded in 1997, Parkview Constructions are a multi-award-winning company committed to integrity, excellence and innovation in both residential and commercial construction, with over 250 staff across multiple projects within the Sydney Metropolitan region.
  • Work with an experienced and supportive team environment
  • Privately owned & operated with an exciting pipeline of work
  • Opportunity to join a vibrant team in a growing company
  • Great location with modern office
  • Competitive salary and benefits on offer
  • Fast-paced and rewarding role
  • Award winning, privately owned construction company
Desired Skills and Experience
  • Degree qualification in Construction, Engineering or Quantity Surveying
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Sydney construction market and subcontractors (ideally)
  • High level accuracy and attention to detail
  • Experience using Buildsoft (Cubit) and BidContender (an advantage, but not essential)
In return for your hard work, we offer an excellent salary package (negotiable based on experience), a strong family culture, stable work and real opportunities for continued growth and development. With a strong pipeline of work lined up for the next few years and exciting changes within the business, this is an excellent time to join our team!   How to apply: If you're interested in exploring new career opportunities and would like to apply, please click on the below link. Alternatively, please send your cover letter and resume to recruitment@parkview.com.au

Due to continued growth, we are looking for an experienced Cost Planner to join our dynamic team. Reporting to the Head of Estimating & Bid Management, your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):
  • Provide quick accurate quantities that reflect the level of detail on the drawings.
  • Ensure all risk items are covered (or clearly qualified as excluded) within the Cost Plan and all opportunities are identified.
  • Proactively contribute to adding value on the project, with the Project Manager, through value engineering ideas throughout the design process.
  • Act early in identifying opportunities to optimise the design in order to minimize abortive design work.
  • Maintain a 'Running Sheet' of Risks and Opportunities.
  • Liaise with the Project Manager, Services Project Engineers, Site Team and Consultants to extract all the required information needed to complete your task.
  • Assist in the establishment of the project procurement strategy and refine as necessary.
  • Prepare the Preliminaries & Supervision build-up utilising the standard template with input from the site team.
  • Ensure that the Cost Plan Budgets are in line with the project procurement plan requirements and the company purchasing agreements.
  • Present completed Cost Plan/Estimate to Management for review.
  • Ensure project reviews are carried out in accordance with the companies Limits of Authority.
  • Mentor and develop skills of staff. Take an active role in the performance management process to develop and mentor subordinates towards a successful career in the company.
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