Principal Flood Risk Management Specialist

Principal Flood Risk Management Specialist

Job Title: Principal Flood Risk Management Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894450_1518442836
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2018 13:40

Job Description

Your experience in Flood Risk Management will add considerable value to my client, one of the world's largest providers of technical and management services. A leading service provider in planning and environmental consultancy and advice, supporting projects at all stages from initial conception through to construction and maintenance.

You will be leading projects for local authorities, water companies and major infrastructure developers to deliver projects for major infrastructure clients.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Appraisals of flood risk costs and benefits
*Producing surface water management plans
*Development of options to manage flood risk, including resistance and resilience measures
*Liaising with clients giving high quality planning advice for major infrastructure projects
*Identify new business opportunities
*Producing business case reports

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Experience in preparing cost benefit analyses and business cases for flood risk management schemes
*Degree qualified in a subject relevant to the water environment
*Chartered through a relevant Professional Institution
*Able to coordinate multi-disciplinary teams in the development of solutions

*Project management qualification (APM or Prince2)
*Knowledge of hydraulic modelling packages
*Understanding of Flood estimation handbook techniques
*Knowledge and experience of the planning system relating to flood risk management


*Principal Flood Risk Management Specialist
*Glasgow and Manchester
*Salary negotiable

Keywords: Flood Management, Project Management, Environment, Flood Control, Hydraulic Modelling, Flood Appraisal

This client helps prepare people for new opportunities and challenges and provides the resources to turn great ideas into reality.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.