Cost Planner


An exciting opportunity has arisen within Stockland for an experienced Cost Planner, based within the Sydney Head Office, to join a fantastic autonomous team. This is a key role covering all business assets and is an integral part of Design Management Project Management and Direct Procurement and the Development Process.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Provide sound professional advice in all aspects of Cost Planning
  • Ensure all principles of the Stockland process are undertaken by both internal and external teams and project goals and objectives are adhered to
  • Propose value solutions and risk minimization to ensure certainty of outcome
  • Provide cost control support through the design process, procurement and construction phase.
  • Continuously update and incorporate information from past projects and market feedback
  • Actively promote working relationships with key stakeholders including contractors, suppliers and consultants to assist in achieving required business outcomes
  • Develop relationship management skills to build consensus and influence stakeholders to achieve Stockland’s objectives
  • Promote Cost Planning as an integral part of Development process by accurate reporting and efficient communication
  • Be an active and supportive member of the project management team
  • Collaborate with other disciplines and consultants (e.g. project management, design, development management) and with other business groups (e.g. Capital Transactions, Asset Management, Development)
  • Share project feedback across property asset classes.
  • Contribute to Stockland project management forums, initiatives and programs

About you:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Quantity Surveying or related discipline or other qualifications in conjunction with suitable experience may be considered.
  • Experience within built form property sector
  • Experience in urban regeneration or mixed-use projects highly desirable
  • Thorough knowledge of Cost Planning in the range of cost plans from the earliest stages of a feasibility through to pre-tender estimates and variation assessments
  • Solid relevant experience in the building/construction industry.
  • Experience of a broad range of projects ranging in value up to $200M, within varying construction delivery frameworks.
  • Experience in multi-stakeholder projects
  • Demonstrated experience with on screen Cost Planning software, Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Demonstrated experience in elemental and trade rate formulation and analysis on major projects.

At Stockland we are a company delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Additionally, Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this. 

We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Benefits include free to access or subsidised lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.

Agencies should note that unsolicited resumes will not be accepted for this position and Stockland will not pay any fees related to resumes that are submitted directly to hiring managers and not through our approved process. Where appropriate, the Careers @ Stockland Team will work with our preferred panel of agencies to source candidates for roles. Please submit any queries relating to the approved process of submitting candidate resumes or Stockland’s preferred agency panel to careers@stockland.com.au

 


An exciting opportunity has arisen within Stockland for an experienced Cost Planner, based within the Sydney Head Office, to join a fantastic autonomous team. This is a key role covering all business assets and is an integral part of Design Management Project Management and Direct Procurement and the Development Process.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Provide sound professional advice in all aspects of Cost Planning
  • Ensure all principles of the Stockland process are undertaken by both internal and external teams and project goals and objectives are adhered to
  • Propose value solutions and risk minimization to ensure certainty of outcome
  • Provide cost control support through the design process, procurement and construction phase.
  • Continuously update and incorporate information from past projects and market feedback
  • Actively promote working relationships with key stakeholders including contractors, suppliers and consultants to assist in achieving required business outcomes
  • Develop relationship management skills to build consensus and influence stakeholders to achieve Stockland’s objectives
  • Promote Cost Planning as an integral part of Development process by accurate reporting and efficient communication
  • Be an active and supportive member of the project management team
  • Collaborate with other disciplines and consultants (e.g. project management, design, development management) and with other business groups (e.g. Capital Transactions, Asset Management, Development)
  • Share project feedback across property asset classes.
  • Contribute to Stockland project management forums, initiatives and programs

About you:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Quantity Surveying or related discipline or other qualifications in conjunction with suitable experience may be considered.
  • Experience within built form property sector
  • Experience in urban regeneration or mixed-use projects highly desirable
  • Thorough knowledge of Cost Planning in the range of cost plans from the earliest stages of a feasibility through to pre-tender estimates and variation assessments
  • Solid relevant experience in the building/construction industry.
  • Experience of a broad range of projects ranging in value up to $200M, within varying construction delivery frameworks.
  • Experience in multi-stakeholder projects
  • Demonstrated experience with on screen Cost Planning software, Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Demonstrated experience in elemental and trade rate formulation and analysis on major projects.

At Stockland we are a company delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Additionally, Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this. 

We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Benefits include free to access or subsidised lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.

Agencies should note that unsolicited resumes will not be accepted for this position and Stockland will not pay any fees related to resumes that are submitted directly to hiring managers and not through our approved process. Where appropriate, the Careers @ Stockland Team will work with our preferred panel of agencies to source candidates for roles. Please submit any queries relating to the approved process of submitting candidate resumes or Stockland’s preferred agency panel to careers@stockland.com.au

 

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