South East , South East

Cost & Value Manager

Full Time , Permanent

Reference number: CON01433

Closing date:


Cost & Value Manager

Are you seeking a new career? Do you want to join the largest sector in the UK within the industry's top employer? We are currently recruiting Cost and Value managers at Willmott Dixon!

Willmott Dixon’s purpose is beyond profit; delivering brilliant buildings, transforming lives, strengthening communities, and enhancing the environment so our world is fit for future generations. Ensuring that we add lasting value to the neighbourhoods we work in plus our values, people, innovation, partnerships and focus on sustainability has allowed us to build a successful and solid privately owned business in which our people can thrive. 

Construction is changing and we are at the forefront of that change. Pioneering new ways to build, innovating the way construction is viewed and establishing ourselves as one of the top employers in any industry. It truly is an amazing company in one of the most exciting industries with a vast array of professional career paths. 

Adding to that our numerous people awards, we understand everyone has a unique potential and ability to make a difference and succeed; if you want your skills developed and talent recognised, why not join our business!

We know the most successful companies are the most diverse so we are looking for people from a broad range of industries with commercial skills who want to bring their learnings from other industries and transfer them to a career in construction. We positively encourage applications from people with no previous construction experience who live in our region which covers London, Sussex, Kent and Surrey.

Your experience maybe in:

  • Procurement

  • Project Management

  • Logistics

  • Supply Chain

  • Finance/ Accounting

  • Manufacturing

Essential and Desirable Criteria

  • Relationship focused

  • Commercial approach

  • Capable of organising and prioritising workloads to meet company deadlines

  • Analytical with a view to achieving good value

  • Reliable, dependable, and conscientious to the team and to the company values

  • Being able to work collaboratively with other teams & external partners to support the business

In return we offer:

Successful applicants will be supported from their first day with appropriate onboarding & inductions to help them settle into their new role. You will have the full backing of your team & senior leaders to ensure you are brought up to speed with the Construction Industry as quickly as possible. This will include training, coaching and support from our in-house Learning team with full access to our MyLearning system to help you develop and grow.

As one of the most financially sound companies in the industry we reward our people generously with a competitive package that gives you flexible benefits to fit your lifestyle and priorities. This includes but is not limited to, an enhanced pension scheme, discounted or full private medical, life assurance, incentive bonus and a car scheme which will make us a market leader in sustainable company travel. Applicable roles will benefit from a motoring expenditure allowance (MEA) and everyone can access a new generation of low carbon and electric cars via the Willmott Dixon run car leasing scheme. Many of our positions also offer flexible and agile working opportunities.