Director of Engineering

Civil Engineer
£50,000 - £59,999
27 Jul 2012
26 Aug 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
Wersquo;re looking for an inspiring Director of Engineering, who will adopt the unique vision of our Company and help us move into a fast chapter of growth ndash; this will be an exciting time of expansion. We want someone with the ability to articulate our vision; to inspire our clients and our employees but most of all, embrace the essence of Caulmert. Clients and employees deserve the best. We believe this means having access to cutting edge services and having a deep sense of pride in our delivery ndash; we are here to make things happen. Caulmert is an emerging company wholly owned by itsrsquo; employees, with a very bright future in front of it. Wersquo;re looking for an outstanding individual with clear ambitions for the future and the courage of their convictions this is an opportunity for a leader with the passion and determination to see ideas through. We want a creative thinker who will unshackle the traditional chains of consultancy, oil the engine of professional services, ignite imaginative partnerships; and with a real eye for business that will seize opportunities in all sectors and to help drive the engineering team and Company forward. If you want to head up a creative, highly committed team that is dedicated to the Clients that they work for, with a genuine passion for helping people and the company achieve their goals and objectives, then come and join us wersquo;ve got an exciting journey ahead! Person Specification Wersquo;re looking for an outstanding Director of Engineering who: is a Chartered Engineer, educated to degree level or equivalent; has an established track record in leading and delivering engineering design solutions in the UK and internationally in civil or structural engineering projects; is an experienced, influential leader, with at least 5 yearsrsquo; experience working at a Senior Management level; shows evidence of a significant, successful contribution to strategy development; has a proven successful record of planning, developing and delivering high quality services effectively and within budget; is a team member who thrives on working with others, fostering partnerships and achieving high performance; has an ability to communicate and work effectively with a wide and diverse range of people to a common aim or objective; can demonstrate proven facilitation and delegation skills; has proven consultation, negotiation and influencing skills; has the ability to think laterally and strategically; has a proven commitment to continuous improvement and evidence of innovative approaches to work; is able to consistently deliver to challenging deadlines and targets; has the ability to prioritise workload; can show evidence of continuing professional development together with our Director of Technical Services will embrace the challenge of strengthening and expanding our Engineering team. Job Profile As Director of Engineering and a member of the Management Team, you will be an ambassador for Caulmert providing leadership and entrepreneurial flair as it develops its commercial and growth strategies. You will be responsible for: working with the Board and Management Team to develop and embed our vision, strategy and values for Caulmert, ensuring a forward looking and imaginative approach to providing excellent services. assisting and directing Caulmert in the design and delivery of policies, systems procedures and processes which underpin the day to day work with Caulmert. assisting and leading on the development and implementation of the Business Strategy and evolving structure in line with the Shareholderrsquo;s vision for Caulmert. identifying new commercial opportunities and drive growth across the company. embedding a commercial, client service culture across the company, driving people and behavioural development. articulating, championing and developing the companyrsquo;s operations and principles. Driving efficiency and continuous improvement, fostering and developing collaborative partnership with other service providers. Responsible to: You will report directly to the Board of Directors and will work alongside our Director of Technical Services. Location: The successful candidate will be based in either our Altrincham office in the North West Region or the Codnor office in Derbyshire. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a company with an amazing story. If you think you have got what it takes to be the new Director of Engineering, please send a covering letter and full CV to The Managing Director, Caulmert Limited, InTec, Parc Menai, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 4FG, North Wales or email . Closing date 5th September 2012.