Senior Structural Engineer

£40000.00 - £50000.00 pa
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a large to medium sized consultancy based in Manchester City Centre.

They are looking for a creative, reliable Senior Structural Engineer to come in on and manage and run their expanding structural team.

You must possess exceptional design and management skills. There is the opportunity to significantly contribute to the growth of the team as the existing workload covers a wide range of sectors. A broad range of experience is essential on both new build and refurbishment projects. Ideally you will be of chartered status.

The Senior Engineer will need good communications skills and the ability to grow specific client relationships to win work for the region.

The role will involve:

- Undertaking and supervising design related activities
- Contributing, as required, to the preparation of bid submissions
- Interfacing with other Business Groups within the company and liaising with clients on design related matters.
- Manage and agree the scope of works.
- Undertaking Project Management responsibility including all reporting (technical and financial) to satisfy the companies project management requirements for small to medium sized projects
- Ensure relevant information is available on time and deal with the day to day queries from site, to assist with construction activity.
- Lead the design process and encourage the rest of the team to deliver appropriate and cost effective solutions to the agreed programme.
- Prepare feasibility study reports to meet brief requirements in the agreed format and review with project leader.
- Working with client & design team to assemble a design specification compliant with the employer's requirements, agree its format and content, and monitor and review its preparation ensuring delivery by the due date.
- Manage and agree the scope of works.
- Liaise with senior team members and clearly define building requirements and purpose of use to allow detailed design.

Essential Experience:

- Mentoring and leading others, developing individual's skills, whilst encouraging collaboration and cohesive teamwork.
- Overseas project experience advantageous.
- Diverse range of sectors.
- Experienced technical and project leader; track record of successful delivery over a sustained period within the industry.
- Good people skills, relationship building skills and dynamic approach essential

Applicants will be required to have:

- Have chartership with a professional body such as ICE or IStructE.
- Degree Qualified or Masters qualified ideally.