Technical Director for Highways

Are you a passionate Highways & Drainage Technical Director who has the motivation to lead the Highways and Drainage team that covers both their Manchester and Leeds office?

This is a key opportunity that is offering the right candidate to demonstrate and develop their project and team management skills on a diverse range of projects.

What you need to succeed…

  • Incorporated or Chartered Engineer
  • Proven multi-disciplinary project and team management skills.
  • Proven ability to generate new leads and business development.
  • Proven experience in Client management and creation.
  • Ability to carry out, review and check technical agreements including S278 and S38 agreements.
  • Experience in liaison with clients, local authorities, statutory bodies and other third parties, including external design team members.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to prepare reports on technical matters.
  • Experience of working within project teams and supervising team members.
  • Ability to work to deadlines, within budget and to programme.
  • Leading projects and acting as technical discipline lead for larger projects.
  • Support the Regional Directors in the day-to-day management of the office.
  • Mentoring and encouraging junior staff.

Joining their team will give you:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package with annual salary reviews
  • 26 days holiday per year, rising to 31 days with loyalty days, plus bank holidays.
  • Hybrid working arrangements.

About Strata Consulting

We are an Employment Agency specialising in the placement of contract and permanent staff in construction companies and design engineering consultancies across the UK. For further details please visit our website.

If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, i.e. job roles, location, salary to us.

We also operate a referral scheme, of which further details can be found on our website (search “Strata Construction Consulting”).

Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful. Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

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Summary information

  • Location: Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job sector: Civil Engineer
  • Salary: £70k – £85k
  • Published: January 23, 2024