Head of Asset Optimisation - Water

Job Title: Head of Asset Optimisation - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000.00 per annum + package
REF: BBBH24617
Contact Name: Thomas Bullen
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Job Published: over 3 years ago

Head of Asset Optimisation - Water


Purpose of role:

Accountable for creating, selling and delivering asset performance optimization and related services to external clients.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop the Asset Performance Optimisation (APO) service offers
  • Develop APO business opportunities.
  • Create and maintain client relationships, including outside of the Water industry.
  • Apply advanced, innovative integrated technical and business solutions to deliver the service offers.
  • Deliver complex and challenging projects within tight deadlines, agreed requirements/outcomes and within budgetary constraints.
  • Build the capability and capacity of the APO team.
  • Responsible for supervising external Consultants/Agency staff - allocating tasks to ensure effective project delivery.
  • Working collaboratively (internally and externally).


  • Key relationships:
  • Asset Management Director
  • Asset Management Leadership Team
  • D&B Engineering Manager


  • Experience in defining and developing service offers
  • Proven track record in selling services
  • Operational and process experience.
  • Have a proven record of successfully leading and delivering complex projects or programmes of work.
  • People management skills.
  • Commercial acumen.
  • A 'Seller/Doer'.
  • Team player and effective communication skills.


  • Prior experience in Consultancy.
  • Non-Regulated/Commercial experience.
  • Chartered status.
  • Experience in optimizing operational processes, maintenance scheduling and risk mitigation