Principal/Senior Engineering Consultant

Principal/Senior Engineering Consultant

Job Title: Principal/Senior Engineering Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North East England, England
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894768_1526051735
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2018 16:15

Job Description

As one of the UK's biggest providers of systems and engineering technology, our client works across a number of diverse markets, providing expertise to the defence, nuclear, power & energy, civil aerospace, rail, marine, petrochemical and industrial sectors.
As further demand for their renowned services increases, my client is enjoying a period of business growth, and is seeking a Principal/Senior Engineering Consultant.

This position will be an instrumental role in setting up a new office location in the NE, presenting you with the opportunity to create a strong technical presence and lead business growth within the NE locality.
Initially, the Principal/Senior Engineering Consultant will be based within my client's current office bases to understand the business, and establish themselves within the company, with the target to establish the NE location as promptly as possible. This is a unique and excellent career opportunity to make a significant impact within a leading consultancy.

As a Principal/Senior Consultant, your main responsibilities will be/include:
*To identify business development opportunities, win work packages and support the delivery of engineering projects to time, budget and quality
*Develop relationships with a range of clients, particularly in the NE region, and work with existing clients to develop new business
*Use your established engineering capabilities to provide technical input into complex projects
*To develop a long-term Engineering Consultancy presence with the NE

Successful candidates will have/be:
*Relevant Engineering Qualifications, such as Degree/Equivalent, or an equivalent time-served background
*Technical & business experience and credibility within the process industry, and experience in one or more of the following: power generation (conventional, renewables, nuclear), O&G and rail
*Strong and proven experience of Client Engagement, Business Development and Relationship Management.
*A proven track record of complex technical engineering capabilities
*The ability to manage, lead and deliver across project life-cycles, from business development to project fruition
*The ability to work independently as required, and take ownership of work packages
*Domain knowledge, and strong industry contacts within the NE region
*A dynamic, pro-active individual, capable of managing projects to time, quality and budget.
*Experience of building, developing and managing a team of Technical Engineers
*Excellent communication skills: able to present to clients, communicate verbally and in writing at all levels.
*Able and willing to travel

Principal/Senior Engineering Consultant
Location- North East (with initial travel)
Salary- £50-65k DOE+ competitive benefits

Key Words: Engineering Consultant, Technical, Business Development, Relationship Management, Client Management, Process Engineering, O&G, Oil & Gas, Rail, Power, Nuclear, Renewable, Power Generation, Strategy, Team Management, Leadership, Mentor, Networking

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's sites, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
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.