The main responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to :
Providing input into the sector strategy / business plans, as required, and contributing towards its achievement
Communicating with team members to ensure that they understand, and become engaged with, sector / discipline business plans
Proactively managing selected projects (or components of projects), taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors, managing the production of analysis and design (including drawings and reports), ensuring the integrity of the overall design (in collaboration with other design disciplines), quality assurance and client feedback
Liaising with and assisting the Project Manager to ensure commercial aspects relating to the design team(s) eg. contract, invoicing, debt, client management etc can achieve a successful result
Liaising with the Project Manager or Director and the client to keep informed of all developments, changes / modifications associated with the project Identifying opportunities and driving implementation of re-engineering strategies to maximise the profitability of design components
Gaining a good understanding of the background of the client’s business and industry to facilitate building effective and enduring relationships and consolidating both company and personal credibility in the industry
Providing leadership, direction and technical advice to project team members
Taking a proactive role in developing team members to their full potential, leading by example to achieve sector / divisional goals and championing a quality, innovative and entrepreneurial culture
Engaging in Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your manager or Arcadis.
Ensuring you are familiar and compliant with Health and Safety regulations and guidelines.
Qualifications & Experience :
Relevant engineering degree with Chartered status or equivalent professional accreditation July 2017
This generic position description outlines the key objectives, responsibilities and requirements for a role within Arcadis.
It is a template and should not be used without being adapted for each individual and approved by the appropriate line manager.
Position Descriptions do not form part of the employment contact / agreement with any employee.
Post-graduate qualifications an advantage
Relevant post-graduate experience, including supervising aspects of a project of significant scale and / or complexity, application of standards, managing of resources and technical knowledge
Demonstrated technical, commercial and delivery acumen
Demonstrated experience of managing inter-disciplinary design interfaces and / or projects
Demonstrated ability to lead, with good influencing, motivating and delegation skills
Excellent communication and relationship building skills, both internally and externally
Experience of seeking and securing opportunities
Experience of cost / benefit assessment and best value design
Experience of delivering designs and reports at all stages from concept through to final project and construction delivery
Minimum 10 years experience