Associate – Cost Management, Cost Manager/Quantity Surveyor – Hamilton

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand Date Listed: 24/07/2018 Closing Date: 24/07/2019

Cost Management at Beca 

Sound financial management is critical to the success of any project. Our Cost Managers get involved with our clients’ ideas early, providing confidence that sound commercial and cost decisions have been well-considered when ideas become reality. Our full service provides cost management leadership from early feasibility stages right through to the completion of construction of our client’s project. We use the latest 2D and 3D technology that flexibly provides the right delivery framework, and as our systems can provide valuable real-time reporting, our clients know exactly where they stand at any point in their projects’ life cycle

The role 

Beca has a network of regional offices throughout New Zealand that lead and support projects of national significance.  Being regionally based gives you the opportunity to have a great work life balance while continuing to grow and advance your career in a supportive and collaborative professional services organisation. We’re looking for a Cost Manager to join our Hamilton team where you’ll be involved in project teams for our diverse national clients. This is an excellent career opportunity with the benefits of being located within our beautiful regions.

About you

You’ll have technical cost management capability with experience in the delivery of large/medium buildings and/or infrastructure projects. You’ll need a minimum of 5 years’ experience with either consultants or client facing, along with a good understanding of buildings and/or civils/roading construction. The following skills and attributes will also be an advantage:

– Ability to use CostX estimating software

– Microsoft Excel and IT savvy

– Familiar with producing estimates and delivering to challenging deadlines

– Ability to work autonomously in a project team environment

– Working knowledge of contracts (3910) and procurement would also be an advantage

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in a range significant and impactful projects. While our experience has been 98 years in the making, it is the fresh talent we’re nurturing, the innovative thinking we’re developing and the connections that we’re forging that get us most excited for the future.



You can find out more about our people and projects by visiting For a confidential discussion call Heather Douglas (Associate – Talent Acquisition Partner) +64 9 300 9136 or apply today!

Beca prides itself on supporting a diverse and inclusive culture – open to inputs from creative people of all genders, ethnicity, identity, thought and experiences.