Associate Director ??? Civil & Structural

19 Jun 2018
17 Jul 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is one of the UK's leading multi-disciplined design consultants, who specialise in complex infrastructure and built environment projects. They deliver projects from cradle-to-grave for clients across the transportation, energy, life sciences and nuclear sectors.

Leading UK engineering design consultant is seeking an Associate Director to lead their regional Civil & Structural team, based within their Warwick office.

Roles and Responsibilities:

As the Associate Director you will ensure regional C&S team performance meets overall business objectives commercially and technically.Principal responsibilities and accountabilities will include:

Generate and secure engineering design commissions for Baker Hicks in Local Regional Office
Use existing client, developer, architect, project manager contacts to generate work winning opportunities (especially in the Building Structure Sector).
Assist the UK Director for Civil & Structural Engineering and the Business Development Sector Directors in promoting brand as a market leading engineering consultant.
Contribute to the development and growth of UK-wide Civil & Structural Engineering Department, actively participating in the Department Management Team Meetings and decision-making.
Day-to-day management of the C&S team
Help develop the department to meet business objectives
Lead C&S design delivery across multiple projects, in single- or multi- discipline teams
Implement 'Perfect Delivery'
Lead tender preparation for projects of all sizes, including fee estimates
Lead multi-disciplinary design teams where required
Carry out technical design reviews / critiques of projects in progress
A technical authority on civil and structural design
Be open to and encourage innovation and sustainability
Mentor, train and develop junior engineers, particularly with reference to ICE training agreements
Develop capabilities of all members of the C&S team
Motivate individuals to maximise performance

Person Specification:

Chartered Civil/ Structural Engineer CEng MICE/ MIStructE
Appropriate depth and breadth of experience
Full Clean Current UK Driving Licence
Conversant with current C&S design codes & standards
Experienced in discharging responsibilities under CDM and health and safety regulations
Comprehensive and current knowledge base of all aspects of civil and structural design
Experience of major projects delivery (ideally within transportation, pharmaceutical or nuclear engineering sectors)
Proven ability to work within a fully integrated, multi-discipline design team


Our client offers market leading salary packages, which includes an individualised performance-related reward scheme.In addition they offer excellent contributory pension plans and a life assurance and staff discount schemes (e.g. mobile phones; home improvements, etc).They also appreciate that juggling work commitments and family life is a challenge for everyone - that's why they offer enhanced maternity and paternity benefits, as well as childcare vouchers and a great holiday allowance.

Millbank are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business