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Associate Director

Job Title: Associate Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum + car allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10939
Contact Name: Ricky
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 14, 2017 08:50

Job Description

We are looking for a dynamic individual with extensive Rail industry experience to lead a team of Civil / Structural Engineers working on a wide range of Rail Engineering projects.




• Degree in a Civil / Structural Engineering or other relevant discipline

• Chartered professional status, Masters level qualification, or equivalent

• Excellent understanding of UK Rail industry and stakeholders

• Significant experience of managing teams, business plans and budgets in the rail industry

• Entrepreneurial approach to building business and winning the confidence of clients

• Ability to work in a client facing environment

• Good communication skills

• Excellent knowledge of Network Rail Standards / Grip Process.

• Experienced in project lifecycles as project manager, project director or portfolio client

• Working knowledge of NR contracts / NEC forms of contract.




Market engagement, business development and project bidding activities

• Supporting the strategic development of the Rail Business Unit

• Developing Rail Team capability, skills and competence

• Leading and delivering assignments for clients

• Managing and leading a multi-discipline team.

• Liaising with project team, consultants and client team.

• Managing project scope and change control and escalating issues where necessary.

• Developing and maintaining project plans.

• Developing and maintaining project schedule / programme.

• Developing and maintaining project resource schedules.

• Monitoring project progress and performance.

• Resolving cross-functional issues at project level.




Experience of working in an Engineering Consultancy practice

• Good links and relationships with people across the Rail sector

• Rail bridge assessment / design experience


If you are interested please feel free to contact me on 01216678637 / 07739756477 or email me on

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