Highways & Transportation Planning - Technical Director, Principal or Associate Grade, London, UK
Office Location: London (Victoria)
Working Hours: Monday-Friday 37.5 hours per week
Salary: Competitive basic, excellent benefits package
Discipline team: Highways & Transportation Planning
Reporting to: European Region Discipline Manager - Highways & Transportation Planning
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Successful candidates will have a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in the growth and development of the presence for the UK Highways and Transportation Planning team within the London office; with support from an extensive and diverse range of technical expertise throughout the group. As with all of our technical discipline teams, our H&TP team work as a single team UK-wide as part of the "one team" culture without the cross-office charging which hampers many competitors; this opportunity offers the potential to join this busy team at a significant level - and with fantastic scope for progression.
Working with predominantly private sector, development planning based clients the successful individual will have a key responsibility for both winning/developing new business for the H&TP team, as well as playing a lead role in the delivery of these projects. As workloads grow it is envisaged that the successful candidate will have the opportunity to expand a local team around themselves.
As well as developing work and clients within their own technical discipline, the successful individual will also have responsibility for the cross-selling of services offered throughout the Group, and the project management of work won outside of their own area of expertise.
TECHNICAL SKILLS / ABILITIES / EXPERIENCE :
- Proven work winning capabilities within a consultancy context
- Technical expertise within the Transportation / Highways disciplines
- The ability to lead, motivate and grow a technical team
EDUCATION / QUALIFICATION / MEMBERSHIP :
- Relevant first degree
- Related post-graduate qualification
- Membership/Chartered Status with a relevant professional body/institute
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES :
- Possess good communication skills, both with internal colleagues and when meeting with clients / potential clients
- Work independently or part of a team