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Technical Director - Environmental Division

Posted on Dec 23, 2022 by Ryan Hanley

Not Specified, Ireland
Immediate Start
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Technical Director - Environmental Division

Ryan Hanley is looking to build on the proven capability of the company over its 90-year history in meeting engineering and environmental challenges in water, wastewater, flooding, transport and related disciplines.

Ryan Hanley has recently adopted its 5 Year Business Strategic Plan which sets a high level of ambition for growth in that period through development of sustainable engineering solutions to meet the needs of Ireland s citizens in the 21st century.

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and results driven individual to lead and grow our Environmental Division. The role will involve leading teams across offices in Dublin, Cork, Castlebar and Galway.

Main Responsibilities:

• Management of the operational and commercial performance of the team, and reporting as a member of the senior management team.
• Managing the interaction between project team members, clients, stakeholders and external subconsultants.
• Working in partnership with other members of the environmental team, managing resources, delegating activities, and monitoring project budgets.
• Interaction with project managers in other sectors or disciplines within the company and the ability to identify, manage and deal with project risk and develop solutions where required.
• Client relationship management.
• Business development including tender and bid management.
• Managing & mentoring teams


• A relevant third level Degree in Ecology/Environmental or Science equivalent (Level 8 or higher).
• Chartered Membership, or working towards chartered status, of a professional body such as CIEEM or other appropriate body.

For this role you should have:

• At least 15 years environmental/ecological experience, preferably in a consultancy practice, and a strong technical background;
• Experience in the delivery of Environmental Impact Assessment Reports, Ecological Impact Assessment and Habitats Directive Appropriate Assessment required and Water Framework Directive Assessment experience is highly desirable.
• Strong commercial awareness.
• Must be able to work well under pressure and have a proven track record of meeting deliverable deadlines to client satisfaction.
• Excellent knowledge of Irish environmental and planning legislation, policy, and practice
• Strong project management and communication skills.

An attractive package is on offer for the right candidate including: competitive salary, pension contribution, life cover, PHI, membership subscription to professional body, active CPD programme, flexible working. The role can be based at any of our offices located across the country and the company operates hybrid working arrangements.


Reference: 1833200800


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