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Civil Engineering Director

  • Location:

    North West/North Wales , United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Civil Structural

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60,000 - £70,000

  • Contact:

    Tony Hynes

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    30 Apr 00:00

We’re looking for a Principal/Associate Civil Engineer to join our Manchester/North Wales based client on a Permanent basis. Our client is a Civil/Structural Consultancy who have been established for over 25 years. They have offices in Manchester, Scotland and North Wales and work with a variety of clients across a number of sectors including Asset Management, Highways and Environmental Schemes. This role will report directly into the Managing Director.


What does the job involve?

  • Business development, secure and retaining key clients within the industry

  • Securing regular and ongoing projects from key civils clients

  • Managing on time, in full, on budget delivery of projects

  • Recruiting and managing suitable personnel for and on behalf of the company

  • P&L responsibility for the Civils – North Wales & North West of England division

  • Responsible for safeguarding, compliance and H&S within the division

  • Mentoring, professional development and PMR’s for direct reports

  • As Director, input to companywide business strategy, organisation and operations

  • To promote and establish the business as a leading civil engineering consultancy within North Wales & North West of England

  • To build and manage a financially sustainable division that has key clients who provide predictable revenue streams

  • To build and manage a sustainable team of suitably experienced and qualified employees and associates who are capable of both managing and delivering customer requirements on time, in full and on budget

  • To ensure the division of the business remains compliant, observes all up to date industry practices, codes of conduct and protects the health and safety of all its employees

What skills and experience do you need?

  • Chartered Engineer, preferably with ICE

  • Previous client facing management experience

  • Extensive experience in leading teams and projects. Managing people, budgets, delivery etc.

  • Track record of developing business within the infrastructure industry

What are the pay and benefits?

  • £60,000 - £70,000

  • Generous bonus scheme

  • Laptop and mobile phone

  • Other benefits include holidays, pension etc

What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, click the apply button! 

Recruitment processes with our clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted. 

DATS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer which promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace. 

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