Cost Manager, France

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Job Type
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Building & Construction

Linum Consult’s client is an international specialist within the construction industry. They are currently seeking a Cost Manager to oversee the commercial aspects of retail fit-out projects in Paris and Lyon. This will be a day-rate contract role.


  • Managing the services delivered on the project, in liaison with the client’s teams
  • Performing all tasks assigned to the company, from defining the budget to handing over the project, closely cooperating with the clients’ operations/real estate/legal departments
  • Leading and organising a team of less experienced cost managers and facilitating their professional development
  • Answering any Requests For Proposals the company is involved in; planning, monitoring, and reporting on the financial goals and results of the services the department is delivering
  • Evaluating, proposing, and managing the continuous improvement and creating production tools and internal procedures specific to construction economics


  • Degree qualified in Construction, Economics, or similar relevant subject
  • Minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in construction economics, working directly with project owners or project management teams
  • Technical knowledge of contracts and cost controls for the fit-out of retail buildings
  • Excellent ability to develop and train junior staff, with strong organisational and team management skills
  • Professional level of French and English
  • The right to live and work in the EU


If you think you have the experience for this role, please send your CV for the attention of Frederick Thugniot at

Please note, only suitable candidates will be contacted


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