Quantity Surveyors Cost and Commercial Managers




Spain - Madrid, Barcelona, Andalucía, Levante and Pais Vasco



Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate more than €3.4 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world.  www.arcadis.com.


Job description

This position will suit a highly motivated Building Surveyor looking to further their career within the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets; joining a successful team of Cost and Commercial Managers with exceptional Multinational clients

The successful candidate will have the ability and ambition to promote the business and play an important role in the team.



·         Preparation of pre-contract cost estimates and project cash-flow;

·         Preparation of tender documentation and evaluation, review and validate Contractor estimates;

·         Advise on contractual matters;

·         Identifying, analyzing and developing responses to commercial risks;

·         Monitor Contractors to ensure compliance with the Contract;

·         Validate claims for change on the scope of works and agree new value;

·         Monitor delivery of the Contractor´s services & works to ensure that costs are in line with forecasts;

·         Undertaking costs analysis of works or services delivered;

·         Post-contract administration and management - contract documentation, valuation of progress payment, variation assessment, and cost control report;

·         Provide financial progress reports.



·         Must have a minimum of 10 years’ of experience in Cost & Commercial management, with proven experience in pre and post contract cost management;

·         University degree in Construction Management (Building Surveying) or Architecture; also M&E engineers are welcomed;

·         Proficient in REVIT, BIM, AutoCAD,  PRESTO; and MS Office & MS Project;

·         MRICS or equivalent will be an asset;

·         Technical proficiency - measurement, cost estimating, construction technology, contracts and law;

·         Previous experience within a Consultancy environment is a plus;

·         Proven experience managing project cost/budget, scope, schedule, and resources, managing vendors, and overseeing formal planning, tracking, and reporting project performance;

·         Good communication skills;

·         Good negotiation and people skills;

·         Strong technical education in buildings construction;

·         Client facing, well-organized, self-motivated and able to work on their own as well as working within a team and lead it.



What do we offer?


·         A challenging and flexible position within a dynamic working environment

·         International and enthusiastic Team

·         Varied project opportunities


Information/ Application

Inaki Cearra (HR Manager)

E-mail: inaki.cearra@arcadis.com

Tel: +34 917 660 033


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Iñaki Cearra

HR - Legal Department +34 91 766 00 33