The depth of our experience and quality of our people enables Johnstaff to provide a comprehensive suite of services to meet our clients' needs.  Our business consists of four practice areas that will flexibly combine our people's skills and expertise to provide robust and comprehensive advice, whether the objective is to identify and implement improvements in your business processes, enhance the performance of your assets or plan and deliver a property or infrastructure project.

Johnstaff provides consultancy services through the following four practice areas:

Commercial Advisory

Our commercial advisory practice offers a strategic service aimed at optimising business operations by providing robust management and investment advice.  Our service includes actual project delivery expertise embedded within our advisory teams.  We believe the benefit of this front line experience is that our commercial advisory practitioners provide our clients meaningful and real implementation expertise and experience, not just best practice theory in respect of commerical transaction advice across all aspects of an organisation's capital portfolio and day to day operations.

Commercial advisory services include:

  • Business planning and strategy advice
  • Business performance improvement and efficiency review and advice
  • Business case preparation
  • Procurement and finance advice (both capital and operational)
  • Organisational structuring review and advice
  • PPP transaction advisory
  • PPP facilitation
  • Change management
  • Project communication planning and implementation
  • Asset management
  • Feasibility studies

Cost Management

We provide high level cost advice aimed at providing value for money for your planned capital and operating expenditure and safeguarding your commercial position.  Our cost management services complement our other services to enable client decisions having regard to likely capital and recurrent costs, risk profiles, timelines and quality outcomes across all available procurement options.  As distinct from a standard quantity surveying service focused on capital developments, we provide tailored and commercial cost advice.

Cost management services include:

  • Cost modelling and options analysis
  • Identiyfing strategic commercial solutions
  • Contingency and risk assessment
  • Value engineering
  • Life cycle costing
  • Project cost monitoring and control
  • Procurement options commercial analysis
  • Independent cost review
  • Benchmarking studies
  • Value for money strategies
  • Developing cost efficiency strategies

Project Management

We have gained an enviable reputation for effective project management of a diverse range of capital projects utilising a range of procurement models.  Our proven track record of delivering high quality project outcomes within specified cost and time parameters, often within complex site constraints, has resulted in high levels of client satisfaction and repeat business and exceptionally high staff retention.

Project management services include:

  • Functional and design brief preparation
  • Consultant procurement
  • Design management
  • Building services engineering review and management
  • Risk management
  • Contract preparation
  • Contract administration
  • Specialist programming
  • Commissioning and handover
  • Post occupancy evaluations
  • Procurement of furniture and equipment
  • Transition and relocation management
  • PPP representation and advice
  • Dispute resolution and contractual claims advice
  • Project recovery

Construction Services

We provide independent construction management, lump sum construction services and integrated project and construction managment services across a range of industry sectors.  Our experienced construction team also advises on buildability and construction programming and staging, often working closely on our project management assignments to provide added value to the planning and delivery phases of your project.

Construction services include:

  • Procurement advice
  • Performance improvement
  • Project recovery
  • Construction management
  • Buildability and staging advice
  • Specialist buildability services relating to high containment and laboratory facilities, operating theatres and clean rooms
  • Independent reviews of construction risk, programme and quality