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£75,000 - £85,000 per annum + plus benefits (Permanent)


Are you an experienced Civil Engineer (Highways bias)) looking for a new role. My client has a continuous growing workload and would be keen to welcome experienced Engineer to lead the team.

They are a long established and well-respected multi-disciplined consulting firm which carries out work throughout the United Kingdom. The practice has built a solid reputation for sound engineering judgement allied to providing value for money solutions to complex engineering problems on a variety of projects.

Role and Responsibilities

Key Duties:

  • Leading and growing the Civil Engineering Highways discipline in Manchester
  • Manage existing clients and develop further highways design opportunities with local authorities and contractors.
  • Look to grow the group on the back of new and repeat clients.
  • Be responsible for resourcing and delivering to a financial target.
  • Oversight of the team’s work to a high standard
  • To ensure that the business generates and sustains profitable sources of income that are serviced to a standard that meets the requirements of the client and the internal standards of the Partnership.
  • Day-to-day support to colleagues from other disciplines within the office
  • Represent the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionals.
  • Be responsible for delivering work to a pre-agreed budget.
  • Project profitability (monitoring / planning of costs and budgets)
  • Responsible for negotiating fee proposals and requesting additional fees.
  • Construct teams from internal and external resources.
  • Lead the technical development of the group.

Experience and Skills Required

  • Experience with managing and developing a Civil Engineering Highways team/discipline.
  • Experience with designing a wide range of Highways projects from conception through to completion (including calculations, drawings, and specifications), whilst demonstrating commercial awareness
  • Be a respected leader.
  • Educated to degree level and ideally a Chartered Engineer
  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary consultancy environment.
  • You will have the technical skills, knowledge, and experience to find creative solutions for even the most complex challenges and the ability to communicate these clearly to all parties.


For more information on this fantastic opportunity then speak to Andrew Sparks at Conrad Consulting email Or call 02038542961