Director, Structural Engineering

Location
West Midlands, Birmingham / Leicestershire / Dudley, West Midlands
Salary
£60000 - £85000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted
24 May 2018
Closes
24 Jun 2018
Ref
MR442
Contact
Mikaela Rabaiotti
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director, Structural Engineering

Birmingham

Ref MR442

Salary up to £85,000 + Benefits

Our client, a successful, leading, UK based multidisciplinary engineering consultancy are actively seeking a Director of Structural Engineering to join a vibrant office in Birmingham. Working on vast array of interesting projects across Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Leisure, Transportation and Mixed use building structures ventures our client aims to be great to work with, for both clients and its employees. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to become part of a growing team and benefit from wonderful career development prospects.

It is likely you be a motivated individual who is keen to lead and develop a team, to promote the company and services and lead with a primary focus on structural Engineering.

In order to be considered for this Director of Structural Engineering role you will;

  • Have an ability to provide leadership, management and technical guidance to the team. Experience in leading teams in the delivery of Structural engineering at pre-planning stage and detailed design.
  • An ability to actively promote the consultancy to clients, potential clients and others and actively seek and win work opportunities.
  • Knowledge and experience of dealing with approvals with Statutory Authorities.
  • A knowledge of industry standard software.
  • An ability to provide project direction as required to ensure high technical report quality, health and safety management and budget control.
  • An ability to manage and provide mentoring to less experienced employees.
  • Experience and an ability to manage client expectations, attend project meetings with external parties and manage project programmes and commercial activities.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • An ability to ensure that designs comply with all health and safety requirements.
  • An ability to provide high quality technical advice, consultancy and design to internal and external clients on planning projects and civil engineering design projects.

Key requirements for this Director of Structural Engineering role are;

  • A Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering or related discipline
  • Relevant professional membership
  • Complete professional knowledge and a broad understanding of the construction industry and commercial issues facing the business.
  • Market facing, commercially focussed, capable of independent and strategic thinking, an agent of change, a positive role model, operationally capable and centred on delivery.
  • Proven track records of effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Experience in a comparable role.
  • UK driving licence

Our client is offering a generous starting salary, an excellent benefits package with annual performance related bonus and real options for career development amongst other life style related benefits. Pension contribution, Car or car llowance and discretionary bonus schemes.

In order to discuss this Director of Structural Engineering role and other similar roles within Building Structures please call MIKAELA on 01792 341104 or email your CV to Mikaela.Rabaiotti@penguinrecruitment.co.uk