Technical Director - Traffic & Transport

Recruiter
Calibre Search
Location
Birmingham
Salary
58000.00 - 66500.00 GBP Annual + GBP58000 - GBP66500/annum
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
17 Sep 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Director
Contract Type
Permanent
Main Purpose of the Job

This role is responsible for building a credible business solution for the Traffic & Transport Sector of the business. A key focus will be the development, leadership and delivery of the sector business plan for the region including management of significant client base both current and future. Reporting to the Divisional Director of the sector, the role holder will be responsible for working for this area of the business as well as reviewing projects with a national remit.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Development, leadership and delivery of the sector business plan for the region including management of significant client base both current and future
Take a prominent role in delivering the sector business plan (nationally)
Co-ordination of resources and ensuring staff capabilities are sufficient
Identify potential clients and liaise with the Regional Director / Managing Director to define market and client development strategies
Ensure bids submitted reflect client requirements and are prepared and submitted in compliance with PF procedures and incorporate legal and commercial reviews as appropriate
Mobilise resources from supporting departments as required
Develop and maintain departmental systems and procedures
Promote close working across the group
Line management responsibility for a team. Responsible for employee development through the Performance Development Review (PDR) process. Ensuring Training Plans are completed and followed up as appropriate
Qualification

Degree in Transport, Mathematics, Geography, Civil Engineering, Planning or a related subject (essential).
Chartered with a relevant professional institution
MSc in Transport Planning/Engineering (preferred)
Experience

A minimum of 10 years of Transport Planning experience.
Demonstrable track record in winning and delivering projects
A proven ability to build client relationships
Preparing bids
Experience in highway / junction design at least at the concept design level
Experience of working with public and private sector clients
Experience in delivering large strategic modelling projects
Develop and manage a team of skilled individuals
Efficient communication skills, excellent level of written and spoken English
Project Management in a range of projects at both low and higher values
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