Cost Manager (Contracts), Development


Contract Position


The job is for a Cost Manager (Contracts) in the Development department at WeWork. The role involves overseeing estimating, procurement, and cost management services for all Capital Projects in Southeast Asia and Australia, ensuring efficient commercial practices while upholding high quality and compliance standards. The ideal candidate should have a strong history of managing multiple projects, meeting deadlines and budgets consistently, and possess excellent collaboration skills across diverse teams.

What you'll do

  • Support the Territory Development Director to oversee commercial governance for preconstruction and construction activities
  • Leads and tracks all commercial aspects across the Southeast-Asia (SEA) and Australian (AUS) capital project pipeline
  • Creating and communicating preliminary feasibility cost plans and detailed construction estimates
  • Guiding Design to Cost strategies
  • Provide challenge and leadership to ensure best practice and best value
  • Establishing, advising, and delivering best value through procurement and tendering activities
  • Identify and select framework suppliers
  • Ensure all construction contracts are competitively bid and awarded at best value
  • Advise on proposed commercial terms on all construction contracts
  • Assist with legal or contractual disputes
  • Identify, raise, and resolve project cost risks
  • Assist with the implementation and improvement of cost control and management processes
  • Continually update cost catalogs, benchmarking data, and pricing data
  • Identify cost trends to assist in cost reduction and process improvement efforts


  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Engineering or Management or equivalent work experience is required
  • 3-5 years of general construction estimating experience in commercial interior fit-outs
  • 3-5 years experience in bidding, leveling, negotiating & awarding construction contracts (lump sum, negotiated work, pre-construction services & GMP)
  • Well-developed estimating, financial analysis, budgeting and computer skills are required
  • Excellent take-off skills with Procore, Bluebeam, Revit or other similar software
  • Impeccable and concise communication and presentation skills, verbal and written
  • Highly resourceful problem solver and quick learner
  • Demonstrated ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Strong time management skills and experience managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Reliable, focused, and detail-oriented
  • Excels under pressure and can maintain a calm demeanor at all times
  • Ability to work both independently and cooperatively in a fast-paced environment
  • Computer skills of using Procore Estimating, Bidding, Project Management and Projects Financial, Microsoft office, Google Workspace and ERP systems such as Workday


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