Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Project Design Leader - JAP/J11200 Edinburgh   40000 to 50000 per annum

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We are working in partnership with an engineering, consulting and construction services company who are seeking an Experienced Civil Engineer to join their Edinburgh based team as a Project Design Leader. The role will involve working on major capital projects in the Water sector and will involve managing a team or project managers, liaising with clients and developing the business further.

You will report into the Regional Head of Delivery and be responsible for leading a team of Engineers, Technicians and Specialists in the delivery of needs assessments, studies and solution development associated with the delivery of a major capital investment programme within the water sector.

This is an excellent opportunity at Senior level within one of the leading Engineering Consultancies operating in the infrastructure sector. They are offering a competitive salary, car allowance and package benefits to the right individual.

Primary Purpose of Job:

Work with Project Managers to deliver projects to high standards, on time and on budget.
To be responsible for leading project teams to develop and deliver solutions on projects
Co-ordinate multi-disciplinary activities and inputs by the project team, including specialist inputs, to ensure an integrated solution
Close liaison with Client and other stakeholder representatives
Ensure project outputs conform to the scope, are safe and are of an appropriate quality that has been confirmed by an independent review
Delivery of project outputs on time and in accordance with the allocated budgets, and ensuring Client endorsement.
Build strong working relationships with clients, partners, consultants and contractors.

Person Specifications:

To be successful in this role you will be a dedicated and experienced chartered civil Engineering professional with a significant understanding of the issues affecting delivery of Water projects.
You will have experience working successfully in delivering studies and feasibility projects, leading multi-disciplined teams delivering projects within the water sector and will have experience working on programmes of work in a management capacity.

The role requires strong organisational, communication and inter-personal skills, and the experience and knowledge to identify areas of improvement and make necessary adjustments to the business process.

If you are interested in this role, then please feel free to get on touch with Jamie Porter at or 01786 446651

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Job Reference:   J11200

Closing Date:     24 October 2016

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