Meticulous Cost Quantity Surveyor adept at identifying and tracking costs to ensure an optimal allocation of business resources. Committed to providing accurate cost projections and communicating with all relevant parties to verify costs and make adjustments as necessary. Specialise in presenting detailed, accurate cost estimates.
Â• Vast knowledge of manufacturing processes and business procedures Â• Strong grasp of all industry standard cost estimating techniques Â• Proficient in the use of all applicable software programmes Â• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines Â• Excellent analytical and observational abilities Â• Strong mathematical and financial skills Â• Very good internal and external communications abilities
April 2008 to May 2012 Oceanside Manufacturing Â— London, England Cost Quantity Surveyor Â• Coordinated with budget office to verify figures used to prepare estimates. Â• Prepared estimates of labour and materials costs for each project. Â• Coordinated with clients to determine the full range of costs. Â• Maintained an updated database of historical cost data. July 2012 to Present NPL Industries Â— London, England Cost Quantity Surveyor Â• Advised management on potential cost issues and suggested possible resolutions. Â• Ensured compliance with state and federal regulations whilst estimating costs. Â• Verified all figures and statistical data to ensure the accuracy of results. Â• Attended project meetings as requested and discussed anticipated costs. Â• Informed clients of all expected expenses and recommended ways to maintain costs. Â• Kept all necessary personnel informed of issues regarding costs. Â• Gathered cost data from managers, department heads and clients. Â• Prepared and presented cost models along with budget reports.
2008 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Bachelor of Science, Finance2011 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Associate’s Degree, Manufacturing Engineering