Acoustics Lead, London or Bristol

Competitive Salary with Benefits
22 Jan 2018
05 Mar 2018
JSM 11641
Jeremy Money
Full Time
Contract Type
JSM Associates have an excellent opportunity for an Acoustics specialist looking to take a significant step up in their career to manage and grow their own acoustics team within a highly regarded and prestigious independent consultancy.
This highly regarded consultancy is in their 5th year of operating and has enjoyed huge success in securing a range of great clients and projects, as well as attracting many highly-regarded staff to join their ranks. They provide a fresh and vibrant culture as well as huge scope for career progression and reward.
By providing high quality commercially focused acoustics consultancy, you will help my client to manage and successfully deliver their portfolio of projects to time, cost and quality. This is a unique opportunity to establish your own team from either their London or Bristol office.

London or Bristol

Capabilities & Qualifications:
*An appropriate degree qualification
*Membership of the Institute of Acoustics
*A minimum of eight years employment in environmental acoustics consultancy or other relevant work
*Excellent report writing skills including noise impact assessments and EIA chapters
*Minimum of five years' experience of reviewing other people's work
*In-depth knowledge of the application of UK and other relevant noise legislation and best practice
*Have proven project management capability as well as team management and mentoring skills
*Evidence of building effective relationships with a number of important clients, offering advice and guidance in a prompt, commercially-focussed and professional manner
*Be able to manage own workload, be proactive in managing projects and be able to delegate to and provide support to the acoustics team
*Be personable and a team player
*Have a full UK driving licence

*A competitive salary dependent on skills and experience
*25 days holiday plus public holidays
*Staff support, mentoring and training
*Flexible and autonomous working
*Leadership opportunity
*Pension scheme, share option scheme and private medical insurance

The successful candidate will help to manage and successfully deliver projects of all scales, by providing high quality commercially-focused acoustics consultancy services within budget and to deadline. The role will include the management of staff, client and stakeholder communication, noise impact assessment and advice, input to EIA and project development, networking and business development. The successful candidate would ideally be based in either London or Bristol although other locations may be considered. The majority of the work is anticipated to be in the UK; given the nature of the post there will be a requirement/opportunity to travel as necessary, within the UK and internationally.

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If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money ( However if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.
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