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Cost & Schedule Analyst


At Arup, our innovative spirit compels us to express our ingenuity in unique ways — engineering, planning, designing, and consulting on many of the most renowned projects in the built environment. We aim to deliver technical excellence, innovation, and value to clients, while maintaining our core mission of shaping a better world. The firm opened its first office over 70 years ago and now employs 13,000 people globally. Since its founding in 1946, members of Arup have developed transformative ways of working. Adapting to the ever changing environment, our work is focused on ambitiously reimagining a sustainable and resilient future for cities. Arup is rising to these new challenges: by bringing together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines, investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for clients and the wider world.

Our San Francisco Office is currently seeking a Cost & Schedule Analyst to join our Cost Consulting team.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and maintaining project design and construction schedules using a variety of scheduling software e.g. Primavera, MS Project plus interfaces with associated software e.g. @Risk, HCSS.

  • Working with a team of professional estimators to extract cost, labor, material and other resources to load into schedules.

  • Understanding the estimates that form the basis of the work being scheduled.

  • Presenting simplified, easy to visualize schedule roll ups for high level management reporting.

  • Performing quantity takeoffs.

  • Developing high level and detailed construction cost estimates.



The Qualified Professional will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or Engineering. Master’s Degree preferred.

  • 3.0 GPA or higher.

  • FE/EIT Certification beneficial for engineering graduates

  • Qualified professionals with a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience across a variety of project types e.g. rail, bridges, buildings etc. preferred.

  • Knowledge of MS Office suite.
    Experience with Primavera PG & MS Project preferred.

  • Top applicants will possess excellent written, verbal, presentation and communication skills.

  • Excellent planning and organization skills required for our fast-paced environment.

  • Must be motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges.

Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your potential to achieve is endless.

Arup offers an outstanding benefits package including healthcare, 401k match, time off and profit share. Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: SAN00005T
Category: Cost and Quantity Surveying
San Francisco, California, United States

Date Posted: Aug. 22, 2016
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