Head of Hydrology/Drainage, Bristol

Industry Sector:
Water Jobs, Hydrology Jobs, Hydro Jobs, Flood Risk Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Hydrologist
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Graduate/Higher diploma
£60 to £60,000 per annum
Salary Description:
DOE plus an attractive benefits package
Start Date:
JSM Associates
Job Ref:
JSM 11642

A successful environmental consultancy is looking to recruit a head of hydrology to lead their team the South West. The ideal candidate would be an experienced Hydrologist with over 7 years working in the industry. The business already has a significant pipeline of projects in the sector and intend to extensively grow their team in line with high demand for their expertise in this market.

This is a significant opportunity for my client and forms a significant part of their ambitious business plan. This role offers the successful candidate a fantastic opportunity to grow and develop a significant team within the firm going forward. The role will include leadership and mentoring of a small but growing team, as well as providing additional expertise and resources to the rest of business.

My client enjoys a fantastic reputation as a great firm to work for, you will be part of a highly successful business and work alongside an established team of industry experts

• Actively support commercial development plans by developing the client base in the South of England and Wales.
• Project manage and technically lead hydrology and drainage projects that deliver high quality, pragmatic advice and solutions.
• Support their busy Northern office in delivering on existing pipeline of business.
• Use existing and new industry contacts to develop leads and opportunities.
• Successfully translate opportunities into projects through effective client management and proposal writing.
• Lead the growth of the South West office in conjunction with other directors.
• Support the directors in the mentoring and development of junior staff.

Capabilities and Qualifications
• A postgraduate qualification in Hydrology or a related discipline.
• Extensive experience in Drainage, SUDS, and an understanding of microdrainage and 3D modelling software.
• 7+ years’ experience of working in the water industry, either as a consultant or directly for a water company
• Be Chartered or close to achieving Chartership.
• A strong track record of developing opportunities, winning work within the water industry and managing client relationships across the South of England and Wales.
• Proven project management skills.
• Excellent people management skills.
• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

About the role
You will work closely with the senior management team and play a key role in their focus of growing this young office
Your principle responsibility will be to develop and grow water hydrogeology capability with a focus on the South West.

You will be working closely with the current team undertaking; staff mentoring; management and development of both existing and new clients;

The role offers significant scope for significant progression to a more senior position within the business

Contact us
If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money (Jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk). If you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities should you not be successful.
This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.
Phone – 01934 312155
Email - Jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk
Website - www.jsm-associates.co.uk
Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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