|Job Ref:||204560118||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Birmingham||Address:||Post Code:||B12||Salary:||£55000 - £65000/annum car allowance and full bens||Post Date:||10/10/2016 18:28|
This company believes in a ethos of contributing in Enhancing Society Together.
As an independent, international, engineering and project management consultancy with over 130 years of experience. Their professionals deliver services in the fields of aviation, buildings, energy, industry, infrastructure, maritime, mining, transport, urban and rural planning and water.
Working with their clients to deliver the engineering and environmental solutions they need help with achieving these ambitions, whilst responding to some of the world's most pressing challenges.
We are looking for an Associate Director/ Director to lead and develop the Transport Planning Team in our Birmingham City Centre office. You will be active in and have a good current knowledge of the market, within Birmingham and the West Midlands.
You will oversee the commercial development and performance of the Birmingham Transport Planning team, building the team's existing client base in the city and West Midlands, whilst providing input into technical studies within the Transport Planning function.
You will closely liaise with fellow Directors within the Advisory Group for the purpose of delivering the Group's commercial strategy which includes growing the Birmingham team.
You can expect considerable experience on a variety of interesting and challenging projects including. Housing and Retail Developments, Port Development, Spatial Planning, Energy Facilities and more. This position offers substantial opportunity for career progression within the company. You will be technically competent in analysing all types of transport projects and be able to manage a number of projects and the project team. The position will also require you to closely liaise with Transport Teams in various offices, to ensure efficient use of resources and to share client leads/ commercial information. You will be expected to develop and manage key accounts, be able to identify business opportunities and to develop these into new business for the Advisory Group.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Managing existing Clients and Client accounts.
Developing new Client Accounts.
Responsible for the commercial development of the team.
Commercial and technical management of projects ensuring that projects are managed effectively within budgetary constraints.
Identify and develop business opportunities.
Develop the project management skills of other staff.
Management of technical studies, Transport Assessments and Travel Plans.
Managing other transport projects as these arise.
Developing innovative transport solutions.
Contributing to the technical development of the transport function in the UK.
Financial management of projects
Preparation of fee proposals.
Preparation of PQQs.
They offer a competitive salary plus a range of benefits including a contributory pension, discretionary company bonus, car allowance, Health and Dental care, Life Insurance, 25 days holiday and a flexible working policy