Associate Director

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Location: Glasgow

Job ref. no.: AK23

Associate Director (Civils)

Brightwork recruitment are recruiting for an Associate Director (Civils) to join our client based in Glasgow.
Our client who is a leading UK Construction Firm are looking to add to their already successful team. If successful, you will be responsible for the delivery of a wide and diverse range of projects including the residential, transport, healthcare, education & commercial sectors.
Reporting to the Director and Civils Director, you will lead the Civils team in the Glasgow office. There will be a large element of Business Development within this role which will include pursuing new opportunities, work-winning and proactively developing client relationships.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Act as Project Director/Manager as necessary, with a responsibility for delivering projects within timescale, budget constraints and quality expectations
- Manage the workload, including the technical and commercial management, of an experienced team of civil/ infrastructure engineers
- Work with private and public sector clients, architects, planners and other property professionals
- Establishing new clients and developing existing client relationships through excellent project delivery and repeat business
- Assisting with identifying leads and participating in converting them into confirmed work
- Identify and respond to opportunities, prepare fee proposals for submission to clients, including resourcing and programming of workload
- Assist in the development and implementation of business strategies
- Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment
- Set up projects and allocate budgets to work stages, manage project finances and client interaction
- Actively participating in developing the UK practice including technical excellence, culture, procedures, professional development and continuous improvement.

Qualifications & Experience

- Must have experience in the delivery of all infrastructure aspects of projects from both a technical approval and client viewpoint
- Experience within the house building sector and how it operates will be advantageous
- Technical understanding of the use of PDS and Micro Drainage
- Knowledge of all approval processes including RCC, Section 56, SEPA and Scottish Water requirements.
- Proven experience in a Management role
- Financial & risk awareness to the Business
- Bachelor of Engineering - Civil, Structural or equivalent
- Chartered status with ICE, IStructE or equivalent (desirable)

The successful candidates will be offered a generous package.

If you are interested in this role or know someone that would be suited to this, please send CV's to or call 0141 272 8133

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Contact Name Alan Kenny
Telephone 0141 272 8133
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