Defence Development Specialist - Associate/Technical Director

Job Title: Defence Development Specialist - Associate/Technical Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH26675
Contact Name: Spencer Cooney
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Defence Development Specialist - Associate/Technical Director

Feel like your undervalued, not appreciated and taken for granted?

Do you want to guide and develop the Planning team for a Global Leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to the energy and industrial markets?

As a Defence Development Specialist you will be based out of either the London, Reading, Birmingham or Leamington Spa offices.

In this role, you will be client facing with your main focus being to support the continued growth of the planning and design teams work for the UK Ministry of Defence and the US Department of Defence. In addition to working on other property projects for a mix of public and private sector clients.

As a Defence Development Specialist, you will be qualified to degree level or equivalent in Planning, Architecture or other development / construction related discipline and hold Membership of Professional Institute in Planning, Architecture or other development / construction related area.

You will be a proven development planning expert in defence and ideally other property sectors. You will manage projects that are often high profile and challenging, requiring both breadth of vision and a full appreciation of the project lifecycle, with the drive and enthusiasm to become immediately involved with complex projects as part of a successful, delivery focused team.

You will be able to demonstrate experience in strategic and site specific land use planning, with a strong project management and technical background, which may range from planning and urban design through to construction or engineering.

Your role will include scoping and preparation of project proposals, defining client needs and matching resources to technical requirements; client and project team management, typically working in an integrated 'partnering' environment on projects in the defence and potentially other property development sectors.

It is expected that you use your proven senior level experience in the defence sector or equivalent related public sector estate development field to manage projects and or provide technical advice to facilitate estate development planning projects of varying types ranging from feasibility and assessment studies to pre-and post contract support.

In return you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package, and provided support in developing your career through structured professional development.

For an informal chat about this role please call Spencer on 01202 888986 Ext 256 or email

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