Cost Review Manager (Feasibility & Assurance)
West Yorkshire Combined Authority is the driving force behind local partners' collective efforts to make the Leeds City Region known globally as a place where everyone can combine economic success with an outstanding quality of life. Our main goal is 'inclusive growth' - ensuring all our people and places are able to contribute to, and benefit from, economic prosperity.
With its energetic feel, the Leeds City Region is one of the most attractive areas to live, work and play in the UK. If you enjoy working and living in a place full of pace, innovation, challenge, opportunity, change and dynamism then these could be the roles for you.
The West Yorkshire Combined Authority is seeking to strengthen its Feasibility & Assurance team, which supports the delivery of a GBP1bn+ portfolio of capital programmes and projects. These schemes are either delivered directly by WYCA or through one of our partner organisations (public and private sector).
In this wave of recruitment to the Delivery team, we are seeking to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic client-side Cost Review Manager to support our extensive and varied portfolio of projects, working in partnership with Local Authorities, private sector organisations, consultants and other WYCA operating departments as appropriate.
If you are a fully qualified Quantity Surveyor and have experience in the review of scheme costs and resource management and are enthusiastic, proactive and committed to efficient project delivery, we'd like to hear from you.
You will be responsible for all aspects of the cost review of WYCA's portfolio of projects, ensuring they are efficiently delivered within scope and budget through the application of established project management methodologies.
For more information about the work of WYCA, please visit our website, or if you would like to discuss the role further then contact Dave Haskins (Head of Feasibility & Assurance) via email.
For information around the recruitment process, please contact Dawn Banks (HR Advisor,Resourcing), via email.
West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) has a flexible and encouraging approach to helping you achieve your best work/life balance and career goals with a range of benefits including a local government career average pension scheme, a free countywide travel MCard (zone 1-5) and flexitime working scheme. Full details on the benefits of working for WYCA can be found at our website.
We encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, race, gender, religion or beliefs, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.
Please give examples in the supporting information section on the application form of how you meet the criteria highlighted in green on the role profile
Please submit your application by 21 st August 2017. Please visit our website via the button below.
If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Candidates will be notified of invitation to interview by e-mail.
No Agencies please.
Candidate information will be retained by WYCA for 12 months unless you make a request for this to be deleted.