Senior cost engineer (m/f/x)

About Us

With some 1,800 employees, Fichtner is Germany’s leading independent planning and consultancy enterprise. We are global players and tackle challenging projects in more than 100 countries. Among our clients are companies from the sectors of central utility supplies and waste management, international development and commercial banks, investors, public administrations, and energy-intensive industrial enterprises. We offer our clients a unique combination of engineering consultancy with classical management consultancy.

To maintain our sustainable growth process, we are looking to fill a position on permanent basis or as freelance consultant as

Senior cost engineer (m/f/x)

Your Tasks

  • Leading the cost estimating process at project level
  • Management and coordination of engineering inputs and prepare comprehensive and accurate cost estimates (AACE Class 3-5 or equivalent)
  • Validation of cost estimates and provide second opinion to clients to support investment decisions
  • Mainting Fichtner's in-house cost data base and working with commerical cost data / knowledge bases
  • Refining estimating methodologies and processes for first-of-ist-kind and multidisciplinary infrastructure projects in the energy and e-fuels sector
  • Promotion of estimating good practice within Fichtner

Your Profile

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in cost estimating, industrial engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering or other relevant studies
  • Minimum 5 years experience as Cost Estimator in the energy, green fuel, oil&gas or industrial sector
  • Previous experience of working with estimating software packages (for instance CESK)
  • Vast knowledge of cost estimating standards and practices, such as AACE International's Recommended Practices
  • Team-player who enjoys working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Hands- on attitude when required
  • Strong command of English language both speaking and writing

Corporate Benfits

  • We provide an environment that unites enduring value with innovative capability
  • Culture of staff appreciation, equal opportunity and attractive career prospects in an international job environment with staff originating from more than 40 nations
  • Long-term development opportunities, with our staff’s average length of service standing at 10 years
  • Wide degree of latitude, flexible working hours and the ability to work under your own responsibility
  • Comprehensive fringe benefits, workplace health promotion, e-bike leasing, company get-togethers and communal sporting activities
  • Conveniently located offices with company car park and very good connections to public transportation
  • An office canteen with a choice of freshly prepared menus
  • A comprehensive and thorough induction with the possibility to participate in training and further education programs as well as languages courses in a company whose support you can always rely on and a working environment that promotes job satisfaction

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Additional information

Additional information

Division/company

Fichtner GmbH & Co. KG

Reference number

000377

Your contact

Christoph Beck
+ 49 711 8995 1595 1550

City

Berlin
Hamburg
Stuttgart
Munich
Cologne
Frankfurt
100% remote

By submitting your application, you confirm that you have read the data protection information of the Fichtner Group. For more information about how your personal data is handled and how to exercise your rights, please view our Data Protection guideline.