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Associate/Associate Director/Technical Director (Geotechnical)

JOB DESCRIPTION At Arcadis we focus on attracting, retaining and developing people who share our passion and commitment to improve quality of life. In return we offer you the opportunity to transform your world and the world around you, that could be through client work, upskilling yourself, championing equality and inclusion or getting involved in charity work, to name just a few. Our people value different perspectives, they care about the sustainability of our planet and dare to shape the future. One of our core values is ‘people first’, and supported by our Lovinklaan foundation, we invest in you for the long term, to ensure you reach your full potential. You’ll have the opportunity to own your career and work on industry-defining projects, finding solutions to real challenges that make a difference to people’s lives. You’re encouraged to have a growth mindset and are given the space to develop personally and professionally, building a flexible career that works for you. Role accountabilities: Lead by example to promote continual improvement in Health & Safety performance across the business Build relationships with clients to identify and realize business opportunities and to ensure that client expectations and Arcadis’ commercial objectives are met or exceeded. Engage with and champions the involvement and inclusion of Arcadis Global Design resources, facilitating two-way feedback on the performance of project teams using Arcadis Global Design resources Provide technical leadership at a subject level and perform independent technical review for complex and/or major projects Evaluate technical competence of staff proposed for projects and identify specific training and mentoring needs Take technical line management responsibility for the development and performance management of team members to support the delivery of Arcadis’ business Lead the technical delivery of complex projects ensuring client satisfaction, effective project management and good communication and collaboration between Arcadis colleagues Ensure that local staff understand the benefits of their utilisation as team resources Lead on the design of innovative engineering solutions for clients that resolve complex problems Coach and mentor engineering professionals to support the development of Arcadis’ talent pool Encourage innovative and entrepreneurial thinking amongst team members Manage technical client relationships with key clients and plays a major role in selling Promote effective and efficient bid management Keep up to date with developments in the industry sector and with technical and legislative developments Maintain records of Continuing Professional Development and is able to make these available for audit by their professional institution Requirements: Degree holder in Civil/ Geotechnical Engineering Qualified member of a professional institution e.g., HKIE or CEng in related disciplines is a must and RPE(G) or RGE is an advantage Minimum 15 years' relevant experience in the Engineering field with at least 8 years at the managerial level Prior experiences working in consultancy or contractor environment advantageous Strategic, strong team leadership, and excellent stakeholder management & client interfacing skills Good problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills Good command of English and Cantonese

Associate/Associate Director/Technical Director (Geotechnical)

ARCADIS Belgium nv
Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong

Published on 12/01/2022

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