Associate Director - Building Design - Epsom

Associate Director - Building Design


£55-65K DOE

Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for an Associate Director to help deliver ambitious plans for the Building Design practice in the region and across the UK.

The Role

For this role you will be required to manage and inspire a team through strong and inclusive leadership and provide mentorship to engineering staff. You will play a key role in the growth and development of the Building Structures team in the South East, whilst developing existing and new client relationships and overseeing staff development. This role will also require you to be flexible and willing to travel, if required.


  • Sustain and develop relationships with existing and prospective clients
  • Manage projects to programme, budget and quality
  • Contribute to continuous improvement and innovation
  • Develop free proposals, lead bids and opportunities across market sectors
  • Lead and co-ordinate multi-disciplinary project teams to complete projects to meet client aspirations

The Candidate

As the ideal candidate you will be a Chartered Civil or Structural Engineer with the MICE or MIStructE. You will be commercially aware with a strong technical background and be experienced in leading projects with clients facing roles and managing teams. You will have a proven track record of successful delivery and client management and a broad understanding of industry BIM requirements.

You will also need to have experience within the design building structures, conceptual design, change management, quality assurance processes and project or team collaboration.

To Apply;
If you are interested in discussing further, please send your CV to shill@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Shelby on 02393910035

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

  • I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!

  • A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.