Cost Manager


Are you a Project or Cost Manager looking to work on projects that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?

If so we are looking for experienced Project and Cost Managers to join our teams in Abingdon and Cambridge to work on some of the most ground-breaking projects in the construction industry, from high level containment in laboratories that become the benchmark for the whole world to anti-vibration systems in facilities that develop next generation satellites as well working across any of the seven growing sectors across nationally important industries. You will be joining diverse teams of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions as well as having a vibrant social and sporting scene, for those who wish to partake.

Minimum Requirements

You will be based with our teams in either office which both have great local schools, easy transport links and the opportunity for 100% flexible working across both regional, national and international projects. Dependent on your own ambition you will be given the autonomy to grow a team and sector and we already have several former graduates in the team who are now Directors of the business.

You will need to be from a consultancy or client organisation with the ability to manage from the business case up to delivery, ideally within high end scientific or higher education projects and will lead their successful delivery on time and to budget. You will be able to manage clients who are world renowned experts in their fields and help them deliver the best possible outcomes.

Preferred Qualifications

AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and communities. AECOM Buildings & Places is made up of dedicated teams delivering projects in Commercial and Residential, Hospitality, Sports Venues, Work Places, Education, Government and Healthcare.

If you are looking to relocate within the UK we will assist with the costs.

We can offer you great benefits and career development


25 Days holiday (ability to buy and sell leave)


Pension matched to 6%


Car allowance (dependent on job level)


2 day paid for charity work of your choice


CSR initiatives each year – projects chosen by local staff annually


Sports and Social events throughout the year


Share Save Scheme


AECOM University courses

Our flexible benefits include


Will writing, critical illness insurance, income protection, life assurance


Cycle to work, dental and medical insurance, gym membership, healthcare options


Gadget insurance, Give As You Earn, Restaurant Discount card, Retail Card, Travel insurance

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours

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