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Bridges or Highway Engineer (Engineering Management)

Lethaby & Cook
Central London / Flexibility
£70,000 - £100,000 per annum, plus bonus and pension
Closing date
22 Oct 2021

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 An opportunity for a highway or bridge engineer to move into role with more management and strategic influence. This is a  leading consultancy with an  international reputation for designing major highway and rail projects. They have embarked on a significant programme of long term expansion, this will result in a large increase in staff numbers, through organic growth and company acquisition. The practice employs four thousand engineers globally and has earned a reputation for technical excellence, especially on large transportation projects. They are highly profitable, in a strong financial position and have reported excellent trading figures over recent years, with a record performance for the last financial period.       

Working alongside the director of their London office you will provide management and strategic support, with an emphasis on securing new work around highways and bridge design. Together you will identify potential project and framework opportunities, research client requirements and the bidding process, the potential profitability, or otherwise of schemes and prepare bids and proposals. There will be regular contact with existing and new clients and joint venture partners.  More generally you will have strategic input on the long term development of the business. The position provides progression to senior management, which is likely to be swift during this period of growth.         

You should be a senior level engineer operating at senior engineer, associate or project manager level. A consulting engineering background should include some input in developing new business. You will need a degree in civil or structural engineering and be an incorporated or chartered civil engineer or equivalent. Consideration will be given to those who are on the cusp of professional qualification. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential.       



Lethaby & Cook’s civil engineering division places engineers and engineering managers with a high level of technical expertise. Our strength is our ability to present opportunities across a wider spectrum of employers who appoint civil and structural professionals.

Our clients include developers, design and build contractors, civil and structural consulting practices, insurers, client organisations and operating companies, loss adjusters, project managers, not for profit organisations, forensic engineers and more besides. By understanding how and where skills and experience can flourish we offer opportunities worth considering and candidates with real potential.

We place permanent and contract professionals and our recruiters are some of the most experienced to be found in their sectors. To find out more about current and forthcoming vacancies, or to discuss the next step in your career progression please do not hesitate to make contact by phone or email. We will always treat your enquiry and any information you may provide in the strictest confidence.



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