Cost Manager MEP - Delhi

  • Full-time

Company Description

At Turner & Townsend we’re passionate about making the difference. That means delivering better outcomes for our clients, helping our people to realize their potential, and doing our part to create a prosperous society.  Every day we help our major global clients deliver ambitious and highly technical projects, in over 110 offices worldwide.


Job Description

Main Purpose:

  • Quantity surveying and cost management
  • To perform the role of the Commission Manager, taking responsibility for end to end service delivery
  • To ensure that client objectives are met through the delivery of an effective cost management service.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Assisting on feasibility studies and writing procurement reports.
  • Estimating and cost planning to include producing and presenting the final cost plan
  • Tendering and procuring, including managing the pre – qualification stage, producing the tender list, putting the preliminaries together, tender analysis, producing the tender report and compiling the contractual documents
  • Dealing effectively with post contract cost variances and the change control processes, where applicable referring major changes to line manager.
  • Taking personal responsibility for making cost checks and carrying out valuations on larger projects and in all cases ensuring that timely and accurate cost checking and valuation takes place
  • Producing monthly post contract cost reports and presenting them to the client
  • Inputting into value engineering
  • Negotiating and agreeing final accounts
  • Interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages
  • Where appropriate, leading a cost management team, ensuring they deliver on all of the above accountabilities
  • Involved in complete lifecycle of the project
  • Supporting technical design briefs, analyse designs and coordinate with multiple vendors
  • Experience in sustainability / LEED & other concepts
  • Review technical specifications, interpret contracts and participate in technical & commercial negotiations with the vendors
  • Lead a team & be able to supervise & coordinate onsite construction activities



  • Review and analyse all drawings and material schedule with involvement in the supervision of the site activities and to control cost and ensure timely completion of the project.
  • Coordinate with client, consultant, suppliers, site engineers, & various subcontractors at site. Checking and preparing VO, negotiation with sub-con and client.
  • Provide interpretations of plans, project scope, detail sheets and specifications for contractors/sub-contractors and  engineers to ensure a comprehensive and mutual understanding of the project plan.
  • Identifying opportunities to develop new business with existing clients and reporting such opportunities to the appropriate line manager and by making effective use of the marketing database
  • Assisting in the production of bid documentation
  • Identifying ways in which cost management procedures, templates and products can be improved and referring ideas to the appropriate line manager
  • Understanding the Turner & Townsend 2+2=5 philosophy and identifying cross-divisional opportunities
  • Ensuring that key information and learning generated from each commission is input into the Turner & Townsend internal database
  • Utilising FMS in order to keep track of the ongoing margin levels
  • Identifying ways in which internal systems and processes can be improved and referring ideas to the appropriate line manager.



Educational Qualification :

  • Education - B.E/B.Tech (Mechanical / Electrical)
  • Post graduate qualification in relevant field would be an added advantage
  • 5 – 10 years of post-qualification experience in similar role


Additional Information

Our inspired people share our vision and mission. We provide a great place to work, where each person has the opportunity and voice to affect change.

We want our people to succeed both in work and life. To support this we promote a healthy, productive and flexible working environment that respects work-life balance. 

Turner & Townsend is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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