Would you like to play a leading role within an award-winning UK multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy?
If so then a fantastic opportunity has come up for a Head of Civil Engineering to join our clients infrastructure team. This is a firm who pride themselves on offering first-class civil design on a wide variety of projects both throughout the UK and internationally.
The skilled and experienced Head of Civil Engineering will play a leading role in the growth and development of their civil engineering team.
Lead and grow the civil engineering business.
Motivate staff through effective performance and career development plans.
Ensure sufficient resources are assigned to projects to ensure successful delivery.
Prepare sufficiently detailed fee quotes and scope of services for projects. Manage all aspects, including fees, and change control.
Effectively manage own and team's time expenditure on tasks to ensure project delivery is within agreed budget and programme.
Manage existing client relationships to ensure they remain healthy and seek rewarding new client relationships.
Assist with the implementation of current business strategies to achieve business goals.
Improve the quality of the design information produced by the company through proactive monitoring and intervention.
Nurture an innovative approach to our technical problem solving, to ensure designs are compliant, buildable and economical and meet the client's brief
Use effective communication with general management and all persons involved with the design process to successfully deliver this role.
Ensure compliance with Quality Management System. Qualifications:
A degree in civil or structural engineering,
Experience of successfully delivering highway infrastructure and drainage projects,
Good understanding of CDM regulations,
A minimum 5 years' experience leading a team and individual performance,
Strong collaborative behaviours,
Strong communication and interpersonal skills,
Project management experience desirable. Our client is offering you a competitive salary & benefits package. An added benefit of this role is that our client encourages an agile working approach with the opportunity for both flexible and remote working to suit individual needs.
If you are interested in this fantastic new role, please send an updated CV to Graham Ventham today