Associate Director Structural Engineering

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May Walters Ltd
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom

Phone: 01215828863
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Associate Director Structural Engineering





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Associate Director – Structural Engineering

Location - London 

Salary -  negotiable dependent on experience, with an equity option


About May Walters


May Walters is a boutique search consultancy specialising in senior positions within the environment and engineering sector.



The Client


An opportunity has arisen with our client to play a leading role withing the fastest growing office within the UK.

Our client is a rapidly expanding multidisciplinary engineering lead consultancy.

Established from an MBO just over 10 years ago, they employed 15 people working from a single site, today they now employ just over 250 staff, operating from 8 UK offices and during this time they have grown their turnover from £1 million to £18 million today.

Our client specialises in delivery of civil and structural engineering, building services and geo-environmental consulting services, to the market sectors of residential, commercial and infrastructure.  Over the last 10 years they have grown via targeted acquisition of niche consultancies, who have robust client relationships and who employ credible engineers.  Their offices now cover the UK from London through to Scotland.  A recent substantial investment by a equity partner has enabled the 3 year business plan to include options for more acquisitions in addition to hiring individuals key individuals within the market, to ensure each service line is represented across the UK such that the forecast for growth for next year is to double the current turnover.  

The London office has more than doubled its turnover within the last few years, experiencing the highest growth throughout the group.  The London office has established civil, structural and geoenvironmental service lines and a client footprint which is typified by blue chip, prestigious developments. 

Increased client demand has lead to the opportunity to add an Associate Director, to develop and mentor within the structural engineering team, deliver projects to a satisfactory standard and develop client relationships. 


The Individual

The successful individual will have a track record of delivering structural engineering projects, ideally medium to large scale projects with a knowledge of numerous material types. 

In addition, demonstratable experience in developing clients and ensuring projects run smoothly and to budget would be advantageous.

In return, a competitive package will be offered, with would include equity.  

A salary including benefits would be provided which would be in line with the industry within the London area.  

The organisation retains a small company culture and is keen to continue this as they grow.  The culture is empowered and autonomous and there is a buzz and excitement about the growth.  The company also has a focus on work/life balance and will provide time off in lieu to offset any overtime worked.   


Applications are encouraged from individuals who would value being a part of this and have the desire to make their mark in the industry.



Feel free to contact Martin Higgins in confidence for further information; or 0121 582 8863