Associate Director Environment Full-time Job

1 week ago   Facilities Management   Dubai   55 views Reference: 13963
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Key Responsibilities:

Lead client relationships for the environment business as well as for the wider business.

Identify and pursue business development opportunities for environmental projects, collaborating with other teams to target key clients.

Offer expert advice on environmental projects, drawing upon your extensive experience in sustainable design, fire and life safety, façade engineering, and other relevant areas.

Assist the Division Director in strategic business planning and analysis.

Delegate duties to employees to streamline day-to-day activities and achieve project objectives.

Lead project delivery, ensuring timely execution of project deliverables and maintaining strong client relationships.

Collaborate with client businesses throughout the project lifecycle, leveraging business performance improvement approaches.

Manage large, complex client engagements and projects on behalf of the company.

Assess and communicate key environmental and social risks in projects to relevant parties.

Provide mentorship and guidance to junior staff, supporting their professional development.

Oversee project management activities, including scope, schedules, budgets, risks, resources, and quality.

Engage with clients to continuously improve service offerings.

Essential Skills:

Degree in relevant subjects (Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, or similar) with further post-graduate education desirable (e.g. Masters degree), along with demonstrated work experience within the field.

Strong communication skills and the ability to engage with both technical and non-technical stakeholders effectively.

Entrepreneurial outlook and self-driven motivation.

Committed to technical excellence and pragmatic problem-solving.

Strong relationship-building skills for internal and external collaboration.

Demonstrated leadership qualities and excellent interpersonal skills.

Strategic thinking and organized planning capacity.

High-level technical expertise with experience in prestigious projects.

Understanding of commercial and contractual aspects of projects.

Line management skills to lead and develop the Environmental team.

Ability to devise pragmatic solutions for complex project challenges.

Company Description
AESG is an award-winning Specialist Consultancy, Engineering and Advisory firm headquartered in London and Dubai, working throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East. We specialize in advanced performance within the built environment and are thought leaders in sustainable development, pairing technical knowledge with practical experience to provide strategic solutions to our clients.
We pride ourselves as industry leaders in each of the services that we offer. We have one of the largest dedicated teams with decades of cumulative experience in sustainable design, fire and life safety, façade engineering, commissioning, data management, waste management, environmental consultancy, acoustics, cost management, strategy and advisory, net zero and carbon management.
With unparalleled experience, gained from working on hundreds of iconic developments, our multi-disciplinary team of Architects, Engineers, Scientists, Planners, Building Physicists and Commissioning Managers work alongside our Clients to deliver effective solutions that stand the test of time. Our international portfolio demonstrates our extensive capabilities and ability to consistently deliver best in class solutions to some of the industrys most complex technical challenges.
Our team supports wider academia and industry development, through active participation on university advisory boards, government stakeholder groups and through industry bodies. This voluntary participation is something we feel a necessity, utilising our experience and expertise to contribute towards continuous improvement of the industry. As signatories to the World GBCs Advancing Net Zero Buildings Commitment, AESG is committed to supporting the achievement of net zero targets.
With offices in London, Dubai, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi and Singapore and a team of experienced professionals with track records that speak for themselves, we are fully equipped to deliver truly world class projects.