About Us Robert Bird Group is a leading international structural, civil and construction engineering consultancy. We are specialists in the built environment and complex infrastructure. We are recognised for a large range of landmark projects, and can offer you excellent career progression and opportunities in inspiring and challenging projects, both locally and internationally. The OpportunityWe are looking for an Associate Director (Structures), to join our newly established New York office. This is an exciting time for Robert Bird Group, as we go through continual expansion, and so presents an opportunity for someone looking to further their career within a thriving engineering consultancy. Duties of our successful candidate will include: General Proactively and ethically motivating and leading project teams to deliver superior outcomes. Collecting, preparing and compiling of fee projections for the US business. Assisting with developing US budget. Allocating of projects to teams under your direction. Developing Associates to accept greater responsibility and higher degree of accountability. Undertaking career planning and arrange for effective mentoring to be provided to employees under your Supervising staff under your direction and offering pro-active advice in relation to problem solving issues. Actively participating in developing the US practice including technical excellence, culture, procedures, professional development and continuous improvement. Developing and implementing company policy. Compliance with, and overseeing implementation of Health and Safety policies and procedures Business Development Promotion of Robert Bird Group to existing and prospective clients. Implementing branch marketing strategy in association with the Director Business Development. Establishing new clients and develop existing client relationships through excellent project delivery and repeat business. Increasingly expanding knowledge of clients, market and project opportunities. Assisting with identifying leads and participating in converting them into confirmed work. Projects Developing fee proposals and contract reviews and approval of same. Actively involved in all projects under your direction ensuring exemplary service afforded to clients at all times. Client liaison in conjunction with the team members including but not limited to: Ensuring client requirements are clearly understood by all company personnel involved in the project; Ensuring that the clients requirements are met and; Identifying changes in the clients requirements as may occur during the course of the project and causing to be affected the subsequent design and documentation changes necessary to meet the new requirements. Undertaking project coordination and representing the company at consultants meeting etc Selecting and/or approving of subcontracted consultants including development of scope, programme and commercial aspects (appointments in conjunction with Commercial Manager). Compiling of project invoices and reviewing and approval of those compiled by team members. Negotiating fee variations with clients and supervising of same. Overseeing project cost control by team members. Assisting Commercial Manager UK, with debtor collection on projects. Overseeing implementation of Quality Systems on projects. Technical Developing concept design and design philosophy. Preparing preliminary designs and/or review and approval of preliminary designs. Design and design documentation reviews (design checking when required). Experience/what we desire: Relevant engineering experience (10 years +) Relevant project management experience Demonstration capacity to provide leadership to project teams Proven delegation and negotiating skills Masters degree Robert Bird Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. USA MASTER JOB FORM 2019 If you are human, leave this field blank. RBG Job Application (USA) SELECT Position Associate Director Structures (New York) Structural Design Engineer (New York) Senior Structural Engineer (New York) Associate (New York) First Name * Last Name * Email * Primary Contact Number * Education (Highest level achieved) * High School Diploma / Certificate HNC/HND Bachelor Masters PhD OtherOther Current Role * Company * Position * Start Date * End Date * Are you a member of a professional institution? Institution Membership Level Are you authorised to work in the United States? * Yes No Do you now or will you in the future need an employer to sponsor you for a visa to work in the Untied States? * Yes No How many years experience do you have in the Engineering / Construction industry Sourcing How did you hear about this position at Robert Bird Group? Online job board (monster, Seek, Indeed etc) Professional Social Network (e.g LinkedIn) Career / Recruitment Exhibition Agency Robert Bird Group Website OtherOther Why do you want to work for Robert Bird Group (Max 300 words) Cover Letter (Optional) CV Required Any other documents (10MB Max) Uploading Files. Please Wait. Drop a file here or click to uploadChoose File Maximum upload size: 2.1MB Associate Director Structures (New York)2019-02-062019-02-26 Bird Group About Us Established in 1982, Robert Bird Group is a global consulting engineering firm with over 650 staff across eleven offices. A member of the Surbana Jurong Group, we are committed to delivering our clients vision through the relentless pursuit of engineering excellence across all projects. Keep an eye on our news page and LinkedIn pages for latest project news and company information.RBG News
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