Team Leader (Associate)

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Company
Closing date
27/04/2018
Service line
Planning - Transport & Infrastructure
Location
London
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About the role

BWB Consulting has an exciting opportunity for a Team Leader at Associate level to join the team in our London office.

The Team Leader will be responsible for T&I Planning team in London, and for the management, financial performance and technical production on T&I Planning projects or the T&I Planning components of multi-disciplinary projects in that region.

Responsibilities will include Client and team management in the provision of proposals, project planning, management of resources, reporting and financial performance. A collaborative approach to working with colleagues in the London T&I Planning team, London office, and wider T&I Planning Service, will be required. You would report to the T&I Planning Service Manager. The role will develop as the Company develops.

About the team

The team provides comprehensive transport planning consultancy services focused on meeting the planning related transport challenges associated with regeneration and development projects. We work across the transport, residential, commercial, industrial, health and retail sectors and our clients range from local and national developers and contractors to public sector bodies. We aim to create a working environment that provides challenge, enjoyment and a real sense of satisfaction with a view to encouraging personal and professional development in all our staff.

 

About you

The requirements and demands of this important role are such that the Team Leader will be expected to consistently display the following personal attributes and skills:

  • Excellent communicator, both written and oral, with the ability to adapt communication style to suit different circumstances.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships at all levels both internally and externally
  • A ‘self-starter’ with drive, positivity and enthusiasm and a strong desire to succeed.
  • Commercially aware with effective influencing and negotiating skills, as well as an aptitude to develop their own Client base.
  • A visible and participative manager, willing and able to take responsibility and be held to account for the technical and financial performance of the team.
  • An ability to build and develop a strong team through the mentoring and support provided to the team members.
  • Technical independence within the field of T&I Planning, with excellent experience of working on schemes in the London and Southern area in particular
  • Reliable and trustworthy; acts with consistency and integrity at all times.

Why choose BWB?

It’s quite simple really. We invest in our people and give them fantastic career opportunities, that’s why!

It’s not just us who say that either. Look at what we have been recognised for recently:

  • Investors in People Gold standard
  • Listed in The Times top 100 Best Companies to work for at position 59
  • ACE Training Initiative of the Year 2016 (which we won for the BWB Academy)
  • ACE Best UK Business Performance for a Medium-sized Firm 2016
  • ACE Technology Champion Award 2017
  • Best Retention Strategy – December 2016 – CITA
  • People Development Award - December 2015 – East Midlands Chamber of Commerce

These accolades show that we’re a dynamic, successful and growing business that helps all our employees achieve their full potential.

Take a look at www.bwbconsulting.com where you can see a selection of the type of projects we work on, and there are some videos too which give an insight to what it’s like to work with us.

What we can offer you

  • An excellent career with a competitive salary
  • Exciting and varied project design experience
  • 25 days holiday plus additional holiday purchasing scheme
  • 1 paid day of volunteering for a company-nominated charity
  • 2.5 paid days for STEM activity
  • Cashback medical cover
  • Rewards scheme offering discounts on shopping, cinema tickets, theme parks & gyms
  • Long service rewards including increased holiday entitlement & pension contributions

Investors in People - Gold Disability confident committed Sunday Times best 100 companies to work for - 2018

BWB Consulting is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People (“Disability Confident Committed”) symbol.


We are committed to equal opportunities and will therefore consider employment applications on the basis of merit regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.


To learn more about working for us and what we offer take a look at our careers pages http://www.bwbconsulting.com/discoveracareer


You can keep up to date with BWB by following us on LinkedIn and Twitter: @BWBCareers and https://www.linkedin.com/company/429163

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