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Construction Cost Manager

Location: Syracuse, New York 13202
Posted:Tue, April 09, 2019
Salary:Up to US$0.0 per hour
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Construction Cost Manager


  • Will be a key member of the growing Complex Contract Management team which is within the Capital Delivery organization
  • The Complex Contract Management is team is responsible for post award contract management of large complex gas and electric projects, cost assurance, change order review/reconciliation, contract compliance, contractor performance and more
  • Provide contract support, guidance and advice to the project delivery teams to insure compliance and contractor costs are robustly managed across the portfolio of projects
  • Review, validate and reconcile/negotiate change orders associated with complex gas and electric construction projects to ensure National Grid achieves value for money spent
  • Identify early warnings, and assist with and monitor appropriate risk mitigation
  • Support the Project Manager with site progress and work completion status enabling accurate and timely cost and schedule update
  • Regularly review and monitor contractor progress of the assigned portfolio of projects to verify the costs and progress of job as compared to the Earned Value report
  • Support Project Manager to verify forecast accuracy based on crew efficiency, change impacts, etc
  • Ensure contract compliance through effective contract management activities
  • Monitor contractor performance and review with contractors on a regular basis

Knowledge & Experience Requirements:

  • Construction project experience understanding of the nature of construction projects and the effective / professional approach to delivery
  • Construction contract knowledge ability to interpret and apply contract clauses to ensure National Grids commercial interests are protected
  • Claim assessment / valuation ability to independently assess / verify the cost and schedule impact on the project or event
  • Cost estimation ability to provide input to forecast the cost to complete a project Project management understanding assessment ability to review and understand project to assess validity, deliverability and assess impact of delays
  • Negotiating skills
  • Utility experience preferred
  • Bachelor Degree required (Construction Management, Engineering degree desired)

Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)

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