Associate Director (Building Services)

James Gray Recruitment Limited
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
James Gray Recruitment are currently recruiting for an Associate Director (Building Services) on behalf of one of our clients who are a medium sized multi-disciplinary consultancy with a strong presence nationally.

Our Client:

- Has been operating in the engineering and construction industry for over 100 years and is very well-established. Their length of service is testament to the high quality service and strong reputation that they have been able to maintain over this period of time.
- Started off as a partnership and has been able to stick to its traditional values- maintaining the family feel culture of a smaller organisation whilst continuing to adapt to the demands of a highly innovative industry
- Places a strong emphasis on BIM allowing them to lead the way in the industry when it comes to the adoption of new processes, methodologies and technologies
- Is a very sociable company- offering employees the chance to really get to know their peers through regular social events organised by the company.

What you will be doing:

- The successful candidate will be expected to take a proactive approach to business development activities- the role will be client facing and will require regular communication with clients both verbally and face-to-face
- Assist with the preparation of fee proposals and bids
- Oversee the businesses day-to-day operation and ensure that this will help the organisation to meet its overall business plan and financial objectives
- Supervise more junior employees- help to delegate their workload, ensure that their work meets the required standard and provide them with any assistance as required.

What you will need to be successful:

- Should have previous building services experiences- either from a mechanical or electrical design perspective
- Should have demonstrable experience of being involved with the preparation of bids and fees
- Should have strong people skills required to undertake business development activities. To be successful applicants should have a professional manners and strong networking and communication skills.
- Strong technical skills required for helping with the preparation of the client brief, and to oversee the design work
- Must have strong management skills- should be diplomatic and capable of coaching and motivating and existing team across all levels.

What's in it for you:

- A competitive salary of approximately £50,000-£60,000 depending on experience
- Additional benefits including pension, healthcare, car allowance after a certain length of service
- The chance to work in a unique and challenging role which has the potential to be highly rewarding

Please hit the APPLY NOW button to send your CV to Mario at James Gray Recruitment.