Associate/Associate Director Civil Engineer - Water

Location Leicester
Discipline: Civil & Structural Design
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65000 - £84000 per annum
Contact name: Will Herman

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH2576_1720087033
Published: 14 days ago

Are you an Associate/Associate Director Civil Engineer with extensive experience within Water?

Are you looking to lead and shape a Water team, as part of a leading multi-disciplinary construction consultancy?

My client has a strong pipeline of work and is on multiple frameworks with water authorities such as Thames Water, Severn Trent, Yorkshire Water and more! You will be focussed on water and waste water design projects in a wide variety of sectors.

With our continuous growth in this area, they are looking to expand by appointing an Associate / Associate Director to join their flourishing Water Engineering team in Leicester. The team currently has around 25-30 member of staff, all based in Leicester.

You will be responsible for the delivery of Framework outputs, specific projects and co-ordination of those project resources, the production of fee proposals relating to the project and subsequent commercial delivery.
You will assist with achieving the discipline business plan targets through sustainable development of new and existing business relationships, supporting Directors, and managing their teams.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A relevant degree with significant and appropriate skills and design experience in the UK Regulated Water Sector

  • The ability to generate a team environment, ensuring that the support and backing is present to enable team members to collaborate and operate with confidence in the delivery of projects

  • Experience of successfully managing many complex clients/customers and large teams of staff

  • Developed clarity and confidence in communication, writing, on screen and in person

It would be nice for you to have:

  • Be a chartered member of a relevant professional body, e.g., ICE, CIWEM, IHT etc

  • An excellent self-motivated, friendly, efficient, and enthusiastic attitude

  • Developed leadership, critical thinking, and decision-making skills

  • The ability to multitask and working to tight deadlines

  • The ability to provide QA governance ensuring a consistent standard is delivered

  • The ability to provide advice on work related liability / potential risk issues.

  • Commitment to regular Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

  • Good Microsoft and other software skills such as Microdrainage and Civil 3D

You will receive an attractive salary, and amongst other benefits you can also expect:

  • Agile working

  • 26 days' annual leave + Bank Holidays + option to buy up to 5 days' additional leave

  • Private healthcare, life assurance and healthcare cash plan

  • Professional subscriptions

  • Life assurance 4 x basic salary

  • Wellbeing support and Employee Assistance Programme

  • Stakeholder pension

  • Car allowance at Associate Director level

Please apply or get in touch if you are interested in this opportunity!

Will Herman

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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