Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent global multidisciplinary engineering and consultancy business of 6000 people worldwide with a mission of enhancing society together. We focus on delivering added value for our clients while at the same time addressing the challenges that societies are facing.

We are driving positive change through harnessing people’s talent and knowledge in combination with innovation and technology, helping clients use resources and energy more efficiently and creating solutions which connect with people to make their lives easier, happier and safer. Our people have a passion to work on projects that matter and to engineer solutions for our clients that go beyond the original brief. We are connected through work that is enhancing society, contributing to a more sustainable future.

We are looking for a dynamic and commercially driven Director to lead our growing Industry & Buildings Engineering Group within the UK. Our group provides multi-disciplinary civil, structural, mechanical and electrical design solutions to our clients. We are looking for a leader who has an entrepreneurial mindset to lead the growth and transformation of the 50 strong team on our journey to become a future leader in digital engineering solutions in the areas of Industry, Logistics and Energy.

You should thrive with responsibility and autonomy and be in a position where personal development growth is high on your career agenda. You’ll work in collaboration with a team of like-minded consultants and engineers within a multinational organisation where knowledge sharing and networking brings the best of our people.

The role will have overall responsibility for the team’s work acquisition, project delivery, digital transformation, results, performance and client satisfaction. You’ll provide leadership to two resource teams based in Birmingham and Peterborough with responsibility for serving clients throughout the UK as a part of a wider global Industry & Buildings delivery capability

Typical traits we’d expect

•           Excellent communications skills & persuasiveness
•           Leadership
•           Good team working skills
•           Organisational & project management competencies
•           Solution Orientated
•           Catalyst & coach for others
•           Customer focused
•           Commercial acumen & entrepreneurship


•           Previous experience in managing diverse teams
•           Minimum BEng/MEng in Mechanical/Electrical/Civil/Structural
•           Chartered or approaching CEng status
•           Customer Relationship Management
•           Team Building
•           High Performance Delivery


Due to the outbreak of Covid- 19 we cannot guarantee that your application will be processed according to our standard procedure. Be aware that it is possible that you might experience a delayed response to your application. Furthermore, the start date of the vacancy might change. Please keep this in mind when applying for this vacancy. We apologize for the inconvenience and want to thank you for your understanding. For further information or questions please contact:


  • Birmingham, Peterborough
  • Management
  • Manufacturing
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