Our client is a leading civil and structural consultancy employing over two hundred employees in the UK and overseas. Their London office is working on projects across the UK. However, by far the busiest sector for them is the London commercial and residential market. They are working with some of most active developers in this sector on several of the capital’s largest schemes. The projects are predominantly in the West End and the City of London. The temporary works element of these projects is substantial, complex and highly challenging. They include a number of the taller buildings under construction with sites in congested and sensitive locations. Their work covers, façade retention, tower crane supports, construction gantries, basement retention. Their permanent works division is also growing, enabling the successful candidate to widen his/her expertise.
Your Role: You will be leading a team of engineers and managing their output. This will mean programming works, mentoring and approving designs. There will be regular meetings with clients and site visits. You will be expected to take an involvement in negotiating fees, the hiring of staff and nurturing relationships with clients.
Your Profile: A degree qualified engineer who is chartered with the Institution of Civil Engineers( ICE) or the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), or a similar body. You should have experience of designing and managing temporary works within a consulting or contracting environment.