Acoustics Lead, North Bristol or Central Manchester. Independent Consultancy

£45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Significant Bonus
25 Jan 2018
08 Mar 2018
JSM 11747
Full Time
Contract Type
Career Level

This highly regarded consultancy, established only a few years ago, has enjoyed huge success in a relatively short period. They have secured a diverse range of prestigious 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. This is a unique opportunity to establish your own team from either their Manchester or Bristol offices

Central Manchester or North 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
*Significant bonus
*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.

Contact Us
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 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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