Senior Cost Manager (Food & Bev)

Contact Mark Rigney
  • Salary: €100,000 - €110,000
  • Location: IrelandArmaghUlster
  • Sector: Food & Life Sciences

Sonas Technical are currently recruiting for a Senior Cost Manager (Food & Bev) for a multinational Food & Beverage company. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and will be based in the Newry region.

Why join this company? 

  • Competitive Salary
  • Opportunity to work senior management
  • Industry Expertise

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyse cost reports and regularly review with senior management
  • Conduct budget preparation including detailed cost modelling and benchmarking analysis, and reviews with senior management
  • Manage project costs against budget throughout your project, including cost reviews, value engineering, and cost saving initiatives to increase client value
  • Monitor the financial close-out on all projects including settlement of all vendors
  • Oversee and provide guidance on commercial change management and change evaluation efforts
  • Oversee the RFPs through to procurement for project services and products
  • Proactively lead all commercial risk management efforts
  • Review analytics for project portfolio cash flow and earned value analysis

Key Requirements:

  • Primary Honours/Bachelor Degree (Level 8) in Engineering/Construction/Science or relation Discipline
  • A minimum of 10+ years relevant experience
  • Good technical experience in all cost management areas; pre-contract, post contract and final account.
  • Good understanding of all mechanical, process, electrical, and plumbing systems, as they relate to construction of projects.
  • Experience of leading cost management on medium or large sized construction projects of medium to high complexity.
  • Experience with advising clients on value management, value engineering, and life cycle costing.
  • Good knowledge of construction industry technical matters, such as different procurement routes, value management and value engineering.
  • Demonstrates excellent presentation, verbal, written, and communication skills.
  • Great organizational skills; ability to multi-task and be a team player

To apply, please email your CV to


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