Functional General Manager - Highways - South Asia

EWI Recruitment
Indian Queens
£9685.23 - £12106.54 per month + Expat Package
28 Feb 2017
08 Apr 2017
Functional General Manager - Roads and Highways for South Asia AND Middle EastMy client is a leading Engineering Consultancy with a strong presence within the transportation & infrastructure sector. They are urgently seeking a Functional General Manager for their South Asian Division based in two locations (will be revealed). The Functional General Manager - Roads and Highways for South Asia AND Middle East division will be expected to provide leadership, management and strategic direction to the business delivery and development activities across the functional area in the regions above.Qualifications and skillsMaster Degree (Engineering) or Bachelor Degree (Engineering) with additional post graduate qualificationsChartered Professional EngineerMembership of recognised industry institution/associationTechnical expertise in roads and highways planning, design, construction, maintenance and operationFluency in written and spoken English is a must;Specific professional experience Track record of management of a large portfolio of concurrent projects of >$5 million (consulting value) successfully to budget and client specificationsTrack record of management of large scale projects of at least $0.5 billion (project value) from concept stage to completionDevelopment, leadership and management of effective teams for high performance and cohesionBuilding and maintaining trusting and productive client relationshipsPreparing tenders to high standard in timely manner with high success ratePreparing and delivering on business plans etc.Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe duties for the Functional general manager role are;To provide leadership to employees, with regional management, to ensure cohesion, optimal performance, resourcing, retention and professional development.Ensure the technical skill level of the group supports the delivery of the business planManage staff utilisation levels and ensure projects are adequately resourced with appropriately qualified and experienced staffManage, with HR team, recruitment and retention activities for the groupDevelop and maintain, with HR team, training, mentoring and targeted development for group staffUndertake regular people management activities including the staff performance review process for the groupProvide effective strategic planning of the functional group and area.Maintain up to date knowledge of the industry, identify emerging trends and establish new marketsLocation South Asia (Bangladesh or India) but their will be travel with the role.Salary PackageThe salary package consists of $12,000 to $15,000, HOUSING, CAR, FLIGHTS expat package (schooling, food, visa etc.)ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection of the Worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialize in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.For more information on any international Highway and Bridge assignments please contact Frankie Routleff at ewi recruitment - f.routleff

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