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Job ID : 1338422 Date Updated : January 27th, 2023
Opportunity to large global clients

Senior Cost Manager (シニア コスト マネージャー)

Hiring Company Turner & Townsend
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 7 million yen ~ 10 million yen

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Casual Clothing Minimal Overtime

Job Description

Company Description
At Turner & Townsend we’re passionate about making the difference. That means delivering better outcomes for our clients, helping our people to realize their potential, and doing our part to create a prosperous society.  Every day we help our major global clients deliver ambitious and highly technical project in over 110 offices worldwide.


Job Description

  • To conduct feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
  • To apply Value Management techniques at the outset of a project and where appropriate involve Turner & Townsend’s specialist Value Management team
  • To manage estimating and cost planning activities to include taking ownership of and present the final cost plan
  • To manage the procurement process, ensuring that all stages including pre-qualification, enquiry, analysis, selection and contract preparation are performed effectively
  • To ensure that post-contract cost variances and change control processes are managed effectively
  • To ensure that cost checking and valuation work is managed effectively
  • To ensure the production of monthly post-contract cost reports and present them to the client
  • Value engineering and life cycle costing
  • To ensure that final accounts are negotiated and agreed
  • To take a lead role in interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages
  • Where appropriate, lead a cost management team, ensuring that they deliver on all of the above accountabilities
  • フィージビリティ・スタディの実施と調達報告書の作成
  • プロジェクトの開始時にバリュー・エンジニア・テクニックを適用する。また必要に応じてTurner & Townsendのバリュー・エンジニア・チームの協力を仰ぐ。
  • 最終的なコスト計画の所有権を取得し、見積もりとコスト計画の活動を管理・提出する。
  • 調達プロセス、事前資格審査、照会、分析、選定及び契約準備のすべての段階が効果的、かつ確実に実施されるよう管理する。
  • 契約後のコスト変動と変更管理プロセスを確保する。
  • コストチェックや評価作業を効果的に管理する。
  • 毎月の契約後のコスト報告書の作成と、クライアントへの提出。
  • バリュー・エンジニアリングとライフサイクル・コスト。
  • 最終的な勘定科目の交渉と合意の確保
  • プロジェクトのすべての段階において、クライアントや他のコンサルタントとの対話において主導的な役割を果たす。
  • 必要に応じて、コスト管理チームを率い、上記のすべての説明責任を確実に遂行する。

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Business Level
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status No permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills


  • Degree in Quantity Surveying, Cost Management/Engineering or equivalent
  • Must be fluent in written and spoken Japanese
  • Minimum 7 - 10 years' experience in related fields
  • Experience working on a range of projects across industry sectors including, but not limited to industrial, hospitality, infrastructure, mixed-use, commercial and buildings
  • Excellent technical knowledge and experience across the full range of Cost Management duties including: Cost Estimates, Bills of Quantities, Value Engineering, Tendering and Evaluation, Contract Knowledge, Change Orders and Final Account close-out
  • Experience from consultancy background is preferred.
  • Be able to develop new business and leverage current opportunities to grow a cost management team.
  • Team player with excellent leadership and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to negotiation, influence and persuade others
  • 数量測量、コスト・マネージング/エンジニアリング/建築学、またはそれに相当する学位
  • 筆記、会話共に日本語が堪能であること
  • 7~10年以上の関連分野での経験
  • ホスピタリティ、インフラ、複合施設、商業、ビルなどの業種を含む様々なプロジェクトに携わった経験
  • 以下を含むコスト・マネージメント業務全般にわたる技術的知識と経験:コスト見積もり、数量表、バリュー・エンジニアリング、入札および評価、契約知識、変更注文および最終勘定のクローズアウト
  • コンサルティング会社での経験がある方が望ましい
  • 新規開拓、また現在の機会を活用しコスト・マネージメント・チームを成長させることができる
  • 優れたリーダーシップと問題解決能力を持つチームプレーヤー

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 7 million yen ~ 10 million yen

Job Category

  • Construction & Architecture > Construction Management
  • Construction & Architecture > Other Construction & Architecture
  • Construction & Architecture > Interior Design & Office Design
  • Engineering > Project Management
  • Construction & Architecture > Planning, Project & Development Management
Hiring Company Information

Turner & Townsend

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Company Details

Company Type Small/Medium Company (300 employees or less) - International Company
Non-Japanese Ratio Majority Japanese

Company Description

Making the difference

We are a leading independent professional services company specialising in programme management, project management, cost and commercial management and advisory across the real estate, infrastructure and natural resources sectors. With 112 offices in 46 countries, we draw on our extensive global and industry experience to manage risk while maximising value and performance during the construction and operation of our clients’ assets.

Making the difference in Japan
With over 30 years’ experience supporting companies in Japan and a wide breadth of regional experience, we have acted both as strategic adviser on global programmes and support on capital projects in the commercial sector. As a key location in our Asia business region, we are able to assist on diverse real estate projects, infrastructure and natural resources programmes.

Our current work involves us on a complex global programme of brand alignment and global rollout managed by a team integrated with the client organisation in Japan.