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  • Germany - $450 to $550 pd

    Commercial/ Contracts Manager - Offshore/ Marine ConstructionWe are working with one of the market leaders in near shore and offshore construction in Europe. With a proven track record delivering both small and large projects they have urgent needs for high calibre contracts manager for both offshore and onshore wind projects.Due to this increased workload the now need to strengthen the management team with the addition of a strong commercial manager.Within this position you will be responsible to;You give support to the tender team in analysing the contractual documents.Draft appropriate wording for bid qualifications and conditions, together with the legal department.Monitor entitlements to variation instructions and submission of relevant contractual notices.Establish and maintain records of resources involved and effects on program/other activities for recovery of time and/or money arising out of extra works.Make requests for extensions of time, and for claims, in accordance with contractual obligations. My client is looking for someone with the following key attributes;Commercial management of major contractsOffshore construction experience (wind farm would be a preference)Experience with main contractorsComplete project experience from tendering through to claimsThis is a genuinely exciting opportunity to join a leading UK contractor with a T/O of £200 million GBP.For more information please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Switzerland - Salary negotiable

    Program Manager - Global Engineering & Field ServiceLocation: SwitzerlandSalary/ package: In the region of 130k CHF + bonus Our client is a world leading OEM and service provider. This is a new role available due to company growth where they are looking for an ambitious Program Manager with experience of managing large projects with a strong understanding and focus on engineering.This person will be responsible for creating the company's global and then regional engineering strategies. Experience/ knowledge required:Fluent German and English - Written and verbalConsultancy background - DesirableQualified to Degree level within a relevant subjectProject Management qualification - DesirableExperience with leading large projects on a global scale in an industrial business environmentExperience managing a portfolio of projectsStrong engineering background Responsibilities:Program management of strategic initiatives (focus on engineering service and field service globalization and localization)Push and support delivery of strategic initiatives in alignment with other initiativesProject management of globalization and localization projectsLead scope clarification (fit-gap analysis with global functions and subsidiaries)Responsible for project budget and timing, manage sub-projects etc.Enable globalization of processes and responsibilitiesDrive the development of global end-to-end processesFoster and ensure adoption of new processes and systems in subsidiaries If you would like a new challenge with a highly reputable market leader, then please contact me on (+44)1962 896 366 or on email I look forward to your application!

  • Arnhem - Salary negotiable

    Our client has an urgent vacancy for an experienced cable engineer for their on to offshore connection project. The project is to connect two offshore grids to the onshore grid. Your scope is to manage the design, fabrication, installation and commissioning of the 220kV and 380kV cable systems. As assistant Lead, you will report directly to the Lead engineer whilst having a certain level of autonomy and responsibility.Although this is an offshore project you will based in Arnhem in the Netherlands.This is a great role with longevity. The initial contract is for 1 year but could lead to permanent work.To be considered for this role you must have the following as a minimum;- Degree in Electrical Engineering with a focus on Cabling.- 5 years experience in leading construction or electrical projects.- Fluent in BOTH Dutch and English.- Willing to travel.If you are interested in this role or would like to discuss it in more detail please send your CV

  • Bristol - Salary negotiable

    Civil Design Engineer Bristol £25-30,000 Experience Dependent Currently looking to talk to Civil Engineers looking for the opportunity to join an award-winning Consultancy specialising within the Infrastructure, drainage and highways industries.The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years' experience, with a relevant degree and experience using AutoCAD and Microdrainage. You will be responsible for providing a wide range of civil engineering services under the direction of the Discipline Partner and work on projects such as highways design for roads, pavements, bridges, Section 278 Agreements and in earthworks engineering and more.Some aspects of the role include: *Be responsible for delivering work to a fee agreed with a Project Manager *Project profitability *Prepare client / project proposals *Oversee the delivery of projects *Produce flood risk assessments (FRA's) and Drainage strategies *Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals *Producing highways and drainage designs relating to medium to large development infrastructure projects *Produce civil engineering drawings *Provides day-to-day client interface, conducting site visits for technical assessment or problem-solving *Starting to run small jobs autonomously *Flexible working to meet project deliverables, demonstrates efficient working under pressure *Procure project resources *Construct project teams from internal and external resources. *Support senior civil engineering staff with design If you feel like this role is for you, don't hesitate to get in touch on 01962 896338 OR

  • Maidenhead - Salary negotiable

    Role: Senior Quantity Surveyor Location: BerkshireCompany: Tier 1 Global ContractorAre you a solid Senior QS with a history of commercially delivering major Infrastructure projects or an experienced QS looking to take the next step up? Are you looking for an opportunity to join and deliver a major, complex Highways Construction scheme ? Then a role within a Global, Market leading, Tier 1 Contractor could be for you.My client is looking to recruit an exceptional Senior Quantity Surveyor to successfully lead, drive and deliver the busy Commercial team on a major SMART Motorways scheme, involving complex structures, earthworks, new roads, and roadworks. The successful candidate will have a good level of Commercial experience, preferably with a Main Contractor and will ideally have a suitable qualification in Quantity Surveying or Construction related subject.Duties:Liaise with the client, client representatives and other parties on Commercial issuesManage Procurement processBe responsible for the entire project Provide training and support for junior commercial and operational staffManage and control subcontract packages and change Requirements:Solid Commercial background ideally from a Contractor organisationSuitable Qualification in Quantity Surveying or Construction ManagementIdeally Chartered or going through the processGood knowledge and understanding of NEC Contracts In return for being a successful candidate you will be offered a competitive salary, depending on experience plus an attractive benefits package.This really is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field.

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Role: Assistant Project ManagerLocation: London and the South East Company: Leading Specialist ContractorAn exceptional Assistant Project Manager is required for a market leading UK specialist Contractor, to work on multiple medium value Civil Engineering and Remediation and Bulk Earthworks projects based across London and the South East. You will assist with the delivery of all operational and delivery tasks and will undertake all operational functions within the remit of the project.Tasks:HSEQ performance management Assist manager in key operational risks and opportunities Weekly progress reportsAttending site meetings and conferences Compile Method statements, construction phase plans, Risk assessments etc Support the Site Manager in the effective the planning, organisation and change management of resources on siteRequirements:Suitable Qualification (Civil Engineering, Environmental, Geology etc) or working towards Civil Engineering, Bulk Earthworks and Remediation experience is requiredStrong communication and Interpersonal skills This really is a great opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field who can offer fantastic progression and development alongside a competitive salary and package.

  • Amsterdam - €100 to €101 pd

    Our client is a nationally active Power Distribution company and is looking for an experienced Tender or Procurement Coordinator to work on their next project.The position is initially for one year but could lead to a permanent role after this period. To be considered for this role you must have;- Experience in the tender system of EMVI (Economically Most Advantageous Tender) or BVP (Best Value Procurement)- Knowledge of UAV GC (2005)- Experience of underground infrastructure, rails or cables. - Able to work in Breda or Amsterdam. - Able to start work from 21st January If you are interested in this role, please send your CV

  • City of London - £45,000 to £50,000 pa

    TECHNICAL LEADER / DESIGN COORDINATOR - STEEL CONSTRUCTION London £45,000 - £50,000 Plus Package An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Design Coordinator to join a market leading steel construction contractor in the London office. The successful candidate will gain the opportunity to work with major Tier 1 Clients across the country and work on many high profile projects.The RoleOur Design Coordinators provide the main technical point of contact with main contractors, suppliers and design team.They manage informational requirements, coordination and programme requirements for a number of allocated projects, together with technical coordination of sub-trades.They work closely with our Project Managers, Design Engineers and detailersRequired Skills and ExperiencePrevious experience in a responsible technical position in the structural steel fabrication industry highly desirableMust have previously used of AutoCAD, TEKLA experience is an advantage.Must be able to read and understand technical engineering drawings and be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously.If you feel you have the right skills and enthusiasm for this role, or you are a Tekla Draughtsman looking for a step up in career please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Role: Project Manager - Structural SteelLocation: London One of the Top Steel Specialist Contractors in the UK is currently looking for an exceptional Project Manager to join their business on a permanent basis to manage and oversee the steel structure phase of their construction projects.The company manage a number of large, well known projects in the industry and work alongside some of the best main contractors, so this would be a great position for someone who is experienced in the industry and would like to apply their skills, knowledge and experience on other well-known, large scale projects. Requirements/ability; Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various qualityAbility to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fullyunderstand the project requirements/scope of works/specifications etc.ITP & Handover's to be managedAbility to produce programsAbility to liaise with Clients site team and engineersAbility to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to their clientsAbility to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS's successfully working asa Team.Positive attitude to problems and dealing with staff of all levelsIf you have the required skills/experience required and are looking to join a well-established company in the industry, then please do not hesitate to contact Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • France - Salary negotiable

    Managing Director - France Our client is a world leading OEM and service provider. Due to retirement of the current MD they are now searching for an experienced Managing Director to lead the business activities in France. Experience/ knowledge required:Fluent English and French (written and verbal)Full P&L responsibilityService orientated backgroundExperience leading and managing teamsStrong experience of sales and leading the business activitiesExperience with rotating equipment - ideally compressorsResponsibilities:Reporting to the Regional Head EuropeMeet financial, strategic and operational targets of FranceLead and grow the business activitiesBuild strong customer relationships and key accountsPrepare and secure targets of business plans, forecasts, budgets for FranceLead service teamTravelling to meet clients around France If you would like a new challenge with a highly reputable market leader, then please contact me on (+44)1962 896 366 or on email I look forward to your application!

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Job Title - Senior Quantity SurveyorLocation ­- LondonOur client specialises in the design, build and management of structural steel work Projects, predominantly in London. They now seek an additional QS to join their team and they offer a very competitive salary for the right candidate, negotiable dependent upon experience.Job description & Responsibilities for Quantity SurveyorOur client has several live projects across the London/Greater London area as well as a healthy pipeline on major projects. Some of your responsibilities whilst working with our client will be:Responsible for managing all project costs from pitch to completion.Undertaking cost analysis & preparing reconciliation documents.Attending meetings and liaising with stakeholders on commercial matters.Monitoring the cost of site resources.Inspecting and valuing sub-contract works.Completing sub-contract orders & payments efficiently to avoid any discrepancies.Preparing & sending out accurate Bill of Quantities documents.Aiding with monthly cost & value reports, quarterly reports & cash flow information.Key Skills & QualificationsDegree QualifiedIdeally some experience in quantity surveying for Construction projectsExcellent people skillsCommercially awareTeam playerExcellent written and verbal communication skillsIf this role is of interest to you then please contact Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

  • Hampshire - Salary negotiable

    ROLE: COMMERCIAL MANAGERLOCATION: Hampshire - Possible Remote working opportunityThe Highfield Company have been retained by one of our key clients to identify a Commercial Manager for their UK Steel Construction business. They are looking to bring on board a confident and experienced Steel Commercial Manager to be based out of their London head office. They are looking to identify someone who has a proven track record working with leading main contractor within the UK civil engineering sector.Purpose of the Job The core purpose of the role is to optimise the margin on the project whilst protecting the business from commercial risk. Management of a commercial team:Quantity surveyingSupply chain managementContract administrationCost capture and controlReportingLiaise with the Employers commercial teamImplement commercial procedures and reporting to ensure compliance with company and contract requirementsEnsure appropriate commercial records are maintained in line with the contract requirements and oversee any contractual issues.Required Desired ExperienceMUST HAVE STEEL CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCEProfessionally qualified and accredited QS / Commercial Manager Degree level education or equivalent with training and qualifications in a related discipline Knowledge / Experience Experience of managing a medium size team Experience of working in a construction/rail environment within a contractors organisation NEC Contract Experience Essential* Senior Quantity surveyor or Managing Quantity SurveyorIf you think you are right for this role then please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896353

  • Sheffield - £50,000 to £70,000 pa

    Role: Contracts Manager Location: SheffieldSalary: Up to £65,000 (Dependent on level of experience) Plus Package One of the Top Secondary steel and Architectural Metalwork Contractors in the UK is currently looking for an exceptional Contracts Manager to join their business on a permanent basis The company manage a number of large, well known projects in the industry and work alongside some of the best main contractors, so this would be a great position for someone who is experienced in the industry and would like to apply their skills, knowledge and experience on other well-known, large scale projects. Requirements/ability; Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various qualityAbility to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fullyunderstand the project requirements/scope of works/specifications etc.Ability to produce programsAbility to liaise with Clients site team and engineersAbility to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to their clientsAbility to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS's successfully working asa Team.Positive attitude to problems and dealing with staff of all levelsExperience with architectural metal work and secondary steel work essentialIf you have the required skills/experience required and are looking to join a well-established company in the industry, then please do not hesitate to contact Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • Southampton - £35,000 to £50,000 pa

    Structural Engineer Will also consider an engineer with just several years experience, with the idea of providing training and developmentLOCATION: SouthamptonSALARY: £35,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience) A key client of mine based in Southampton are currently looking for a hungry and dynamic structural engineer. This is a very unique role in which you will be out meeting clients specialising in construction across the UK promoting the company software packages.Candidate experience:Experience with 3D FE structural design software and Autodesk Revit (preferred)Several years structural design experience with demonstrated commercial awarenessThe Role:Ability and knowledge to become a trusted advisor to structural engineering customersWillingness to work with sales teams, feedback to development and advise on product localisationConduct Pre-sales technical demonstrations of products & product BIM workflowsUnderstand & explain technical and commercial benefits of the software on offerPlay a key role in leading the structural technical team in the UK with the design of new tools and plug-ins to further enhance the structural detailing capacity of RevitThis is a really exciting and unique opportunity to join a very hungry an ambitious company. I would welcome the chance to explain the role and company in more detail.Please get in contact with Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company at your earliest convenience.

  • Dorset - Salary negotiable

    ROLE: Bid ManagerLOCATION: DorsetSALARY: Dependent on Experience A market leading specialist steel contractor is currently looking for an experience Bid Manager to be based in their very impressive office in Dorset They are an established and growing company who value their staff above all. They aim to provide an excellent working environment, training, support and opportunity to grow at a rate that suits you in your chosen career. The Bid Manager shall: Be responsible for ensuring bids are submitted on time and to a high standardReport as required on the progress of each bid against agreed programme.Review technical solutions to ensure most cost efficient solutions are submittedImplement bid strategies to co-ordinate the preparation and submissionPresent internally for approval, information incl technical responses, staffing and administration structures for bid preparationCo-ordinate, prepare and continually review bid submissions.Prepare meeting schedules and coordination of the design and construct teamsPrepare bid presentations In return you will be working for one of the market leaders in there field both in the UK and Internationally. The company is due to relocate to brand new state of the art facilities in the next year and have very ambitious plans for the future and you can be a part of that journey. If you feel you you are right for this role please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • Norfolk - Salary negotiable

    Quantity Surveyor Location : NorfolkOur client is a specialist steel contractor, who pride them self in advanced engineering, award winning designs and high profile projects for top tier contractors / developers across the UK. About the Role: My client are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor's, with a experience within structural steel construction, reporting into the Commercial Director. The projects will be across the UK covering various industry sectors.This is a fantastic opportunity to work for one of the industry leaders providing fantastic career opportunities. This role would suit somebody with the desire to achieve results by hard work and who wish to participate in the future of one of the most progressive organisations. The working environment is very friendly and enjoyable to be a part of which is reflected in the remarkably low staff turnover. Your role will include but not be limited t* Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client* Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies* Performing risk and value management and cost control* Advising on procurement strategy* Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks* Preparing and analysing costings for tendersAbout the benefits / rewards:Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills. Requirements:Candidates will already have Surveying experience with a leading subcontractor/contractor and ideally worked on steel structural engineering projects. If you wish to discuss this role and company further, please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company

  • Somerset - £40,000 to £55,000 pa

    ROLE: FABRICATION MANAGER - Structural SteelLOCATION: SOMERSETSALARY: £40,000 £55,000 Plus Package Proven production/factory manager required to head up and oversee the fabrication facility of a leading structural steel Contractor driving operational change and continuous improvement.One of the UK's leading fabricators and installers of structural steelwork are looking for a proven production/factory manager to head up and oversee the fabrication facility of a leading structural steel manufacturer, driving operational change and continuous improvement.The Position:The appointed Works Manager will be responsible for:Managing the steel fabrication works as safely and as efficiently as possibleScheduling fabrications to meet and exceed customer delivery requirementsDriving operational change throughout the worksEstablishing a culture of excellence and continuous improvementSupervising and coordinating the work of the production teamThe Candidate:Applicants will be expected to demonstrate:A proven track record of managing a fabrication facility and delivering behavioural changeClear understanding of relevant health & safety legislation and practicesThe ability to generate risk assessments and method statementsExcellent written and verbal communication skillsProven budget management experienceThe ability to understand and interpret technical 2D and 3D drawingsMy client operates in a very flat structure giving you the opportunity to work autonomously, structuring your own work schedule meaning the results of your work will be clearly recognised and rewarded as such.As the successful candidate you will be offered a substantial package, ongoing training and support and the opportunity to progress up the ladder.For more information please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 or drop me an email on if you feel you have the relevant requirements.

  • London - £27,000 to £40,000 pa

    Job Title - Assistant Quantity SurveyorLocation ­- LondonQuantity Surveyor needed. Excellent full time PAYE opportunity to join a Market Leading Structural Steel work contractor to be based in the London office.Our client specialises in the design, build and management of structural steel work Projects, predominantly in London. They now seek an additional QS to join their team and they offer a very competitive salary for the right candidate, negotiable dependent upon experience.Job description & Responsibilities for an Assistant Quantity SurveyorOur client has several live projects across the London/Greater London area as well as a healthy pipeline on major projects. Some of your responsibilities whilst working with our client will be:Responsible for managing all project costs from pitch to completion.Undertaking cost analysis & preparing reconciliation documents.Attending meetings and liaising with stakeholders on commercial matters.Monitoring the cost of site resources.Inspecting and valuing sub-contract works.Completing sub-contract orders & payments efficiently to avoid any discrepancies.Preparing & sending out accurate Bill of Quantities documents.Aiding with monthly cost & value reports, quarterly reports & cash flow information.Key Skills & QualificationsDegree QualifiedIdeally some experience in quantity surveying for Construction projectsExcellent people skillsCommercially awareTeam playerExcellent written and verbal communication skillsIf this role is of interest to you then please contact Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

  • Dorset - £40,000 to £50,000 pa

    Role: Estimator OR may consider Assistant LevelSalary: Up to £50,000 Plus PackageLocation: DorsetWe are pleased to represent our client, a well-respected and award winning structural steel work contractor based in Dorset. The company design, fabricate and erect steel work structures in the industrial, commercial, retail and leisure sectors in both the UK and Internationally. Due to continued growth and a very full order book, they now require an experienced:Steelwork Estimator.The successful applicant will work closely with and report directly to, the Managing Director. The company benefits from a very flat structure, giving you the autonomy to structure your own schedule and allowing your results to be recognised and rewarded as such.The successful applicant will take off all steel work from architects and engineers drawings alike as well as from material lists produced from 3D steel drafting systems used internally and by external detailed.The successful application will liaise with other internal departments as well as external third parties such as architects and engineers when required. You will also be involved in helping to order and process orders for the steelwork and associated materials,so the role does have a good variety of work to it.You must be proficient with standard Microsoft office applications, but particularly experienced in using excel. Any experience using any propriety Estimating or MIS systems would be useful but not at all essential.The successful applicant must have at least two years experience of estimating structural steel work and preferably having worked within a structural steelwork fabrication company. Knowledge of associated building elements and materials such as cladding would be an advantage.All applicants must come from a steel work fabrication or very similar background with the relevant experience for this role.If you would like to pursue this opportunity further, please forward your cv as soon as convenient to Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Role: Project Manager - Marine Location: LondonCompany: Leading Specialist ContractorAn exceptional Project Manager is currently required for a market leading UK specialist Contractor, to deliver a complex Marine project in South West London. You will have solid experience managing and delivering Marine projects as well as knowledge on Piling / Sheet Piling.Requirements:Suitable Qualification (Civil Engineering, Contract Management, Construction Engineering etc)Marine project experience Strong communication skillsAbility to work well under pressureUnderstanding of different Piling techniques is an advantage This really is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field who can offer fantastic progression and development alongside a competitive salary and package. Freelance or Perm positions will be on offer

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