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Projects Principal

Job Profile

We are looking to recruit a Projects Principal to lead our growing team Water sector team in Newcastle. The role will be challenging, demanding, varied and offer opportunities for skill set and career development.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

You will provide overall leadership (technical, project direction and internal team management) for a flood risk management appraisal and design team, mainly servicing the Environment Agency and local authority clients.

Job Description

With significant opportunities with the EA, Local Authorities and water utility companies Mott MacDonald is looking for a progressive and focused individual to work directly with our client and partners.
We are seeking someone who is adaptable and flexible to drive work that ranges from
scheme appraisal, business case development; outline design, through final design, to construction support and commissioning.

We require a determined and technically skilled engineer, who is practiced in representing their team at technical meetings with clients.
Furthermore, we would expect an individual accomplished in supporting the work of staff, and providing technical and professional guidance; we should like someone who is excited by the prospect of developing and growing a team.

In return we offer a highly innovative and supportive environment within which to further grow your technical and managerial career

Candidate Specification

We are looking for a Projects Principal to join the Newcastle team. The successful candidate will need/have:
Chartered engineer or similar.
ICE or CIWEM CEng most likely.

Proven track record in delivering and overseeing a range of civil engineering and flood risk management projects, including most or all of the following sectors: fluvial main river, ordinary watercourse, surface water, tidal, coastal, water utilities, FRA for commercial developments.
Deep understanding of the flood and coastal sector in England, with particular reference to work for the Environment Agency and local authorities.
Experience within the Water sector (water companies) would also be advantageous.

Strong personal network of potential clients within the geographic area relevant to the workflow.
Proven excellence in most of the following:
  • Business development and technical quality (e.g. demonstrated through published papers/presentations and HQ work winning).
  • Team development skills (managing new staff, growing teams, mentoring) and managing business growth (scale and profit).
  • Project management / direction for complex large scale, multi-disciplinary flood risk management projects.
  • Flood and coastal processes, including numerical modelling.
  • Flood and coastal erosion risk management appraisal.
  • Flood and coastal erosion risk management design.
  • Water supply / water resources.
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