Team lead Utilities Infrastructure

Bristol, South West • £45,000 - £55,000 DOE + Significant benefits package • Ref: JSM 11985

Energy, Sustainability

Posted 3rd July 2020

Exceptional opportunity for an ambitious Principal/Associate grade infrastructure utilities specialist to join one of the UK’s most highly regarded engineering and design consultancies.

Playing a key role in the leadership of my client established team you will be responsible for:

Working closely with clients to help deliver complex and demanding key schemes
Leading a growing and developing team of utility consultants
Working closely with the group’s Director to maintain existing and develop new client relationships
Ensure the standards of work and information provided to clients remains high
Provide an experienced senior point of contact for clients on key projects
Mentor senior team members
Make a demonstrable contribution to the company’s turnover and profitability 
Responsible for staff performance, training and development
Technical application and operational standards
Service quality and professional reputation
Inter-office technical reporting and assistance
Responsible for a Fee Turnover of around £1m per annum

To be considered for this exciting role, you will need the following:

Demonstrated experience in delivering utility connections, diversions and strategies for small, medium and large schemes in the UK
Understanding of Gas, Water, Electricity, Drainage and telecom networks
Proven project / programme management experience across large / complex projects
Proven ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships
Technical and commercial understanding of the industry
Strong leadership skills
Ability to manage complex and challenging critical issues for large complex masterplan multi-billion pound projects as well as smaller challenging projects

Why apply for this Associate level Utilities Infrastructure Consultant role?

My client has developed a team of dedicated experienced consultants for a number of years who assist developers with their utilities industry interfaces, challenge the industry to do better and explore new opportunities in an evolving energy world. 

To enable this team to grow, my client is seeking an Associate level consultant to help lead the team.  

The management of risk posed by utilities infrastructure on a successful building project is paramount to its success. Issues such as capacity shortages, encroachment on aging assets and commercial opportunities are increasingly requiring a particular skill set to manage.

To reward your hard work and commitment my  client can offer at Associate level a competitive salary up to £55k plus both core and voluntary benefits including:

Private medical scheme, Life Assurance, Income protection, Car allowance and access to a wide range of lease cars, 25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 with length of service, Contributory pension scheme, Voluntary benefits scheme, Friendly and dynamic team working environment, opportunities for career progression.

My client offers significant training as well as great scope for progression and reward. You will have significant input in to the growth and development of the business.
Even if you are cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.

Contact Me

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money ( However, if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.

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