Senior Hydrologist, Manchester

Posted about 1 year ago by JSM Associates
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £55000 per annum
Sector Consultancy
Posted about 1 year ago
Apply by Thursday, 21 July 2016
A North West based opportunity for a senior Hydrologist. The role is with a global multi-disciplinary consultancy who are renowned for their expertise in Water and Sustainability.SummaryOur client has an extensive portfolio of water management and water environmental projects. They are looking for an experienced hydrologist to join their team in Manchester. The role will support the director in the delivery of physical environment assessments as part of water resources, hydro-ecology and water quality investigations. The successful candidate will be expected to technically direct the production of hydrological deliverables for major projects, direct the delivery of a portfolio of projects, coach and mentor junior staff on all technical aspects of hydrology, as well as having a strong background in project management.Location:ManchesterResponsibilities *Provide sound advice and technical input into hydrology projects.*To work effectively with water companies, developers, design engineers, contractors, planners and regulators to help achieve positive outcomes for strategy and scheme developments.*Lead a range of bids, including large and complex proposals, including development of bid storyboard, methodology and presentation at interview.*Lead, project manage and coordinate a wide range of studies.*Develop follow-on work and new opportunities as they arise from existing work.*Build and maintain relationships with customers through project and bidding activities. Develop solutions to customer problems.*Manage the technical work of more junior staff and sub-consultants, guided and supported by our technical leads.*Mentor more junior colleagues in all aspects of consultancy and liaise with others up to Director Level.*Drive innovation within the field of hydrology to meet future challenges faced by our clients. About You:*Ideally from a water sector background*Extensive consultancy experience*Experience of taking the lead technically on complex projects*Experience of stakeholder communications and management*A degree in a relevant subject, such as Physical Sciences, Ecology or Biology and ideally a Masters or PhD.*Full membership of CIWEM or similar professional body*Experience in the preparation of proposals and tenders*Excellent team working skills together with strong communication skills and a close attention to detail*Enthusiastic and self-motivated to thrive in this busy and demanding environment.*Excellent report writing and bid-writing skillsContact us: If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money ( If you have applied for a role and have not received a response within one working week, please assume that your application has not been successful this time around. We may confidentially retain your details in order to inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising. We will always contact you prior to sending out your CV to ensure you are content that the opportunity would be a good move for you.This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.Phone - 01934 312155Email - -

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