Chartered Engineer / Architect or equivalent with demonstrable experience managing design, build and / or operate commissions on large infrastructure projects
Market sector experience across a range of Water Infrastructure, Rail, Aviation, Defence, Energy and Urban Development projects
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills both verbal and written
A hard working and flexible individual, who is a team player, possesses great attention to detail, is reliable, proactive and shows initiative whilst able to keep cool under pressure and when working to often demanding deadlines.
Ability to manage and motivate a team and demonstrate good leadership qualities
Understands and has experience in deploying various forms of construction contract, in particular NEC3 or 4.
Experience of managing design projects to time, cost and quality objectives and familiar with programming and earned value techniques
Self-motivated and able to work both independently and within a larger multi-discipline team
Familiar with BIM and has an understanding of 3D modelling tools for design and coordination purposes and the associated Information attributes that can be assigned and managed within the Model.
Customer focused with excellent client relationship management skills
A supportive and encouraging approach to mentoring less experienced members of the team
Ability to adapt to different cultures and working environments to build rapport with clients
Be available to travel across the UK and work away from home, with potential periods overseas on assignments, when required
Holds a valid UK driving license
Atkins develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development activities designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents.
These are reviewed with individuals through an annual appraisal process. We actively support staff in achieving chartership and corporate membership of relevant institutions.