Senior Marine Scientist Full-time Job

1 week ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   30 views Reference: 14078
Job Details

The existing role will see you involved in:

Preparation and review of technical reports.

Preparation of proposals but technical and commercial.

Supervision and training of junior staff.

Maintain and develop client relationships.

Participate in marine related field work as an when required.

Proactive business development and marketing to bring in Clients.

Client satisfaction, repeat and new business.

Teamwork, cooperation, open communication, coaching of staff.

Invoiced vs target fees, chargeable time.

Implementation of individual action plan.

Demonstrate compliance with Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Environmental Management Systems by satisfying GHD’s internal and external audits.

Develop client relationships through regular communications relating to job progress.

Anticipate client needs and respond to requests in a timely and professional manner.

Provide supervision, guidance and feedback to professional, technical and support staff when required.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

Masters degree in Marine Science, Environmental Science or Biology related science or conservation.

5+ years’ experience in a consulting environment with demonstrated Middle East experience.

Proven experience and a sound understanding of current legislation in the UAE etc.

Proven experience in management of projects.

Understanding of marine / coastal modelling studies

Strong team development skills, a team player.

Highly developed communication skills, both verbal and written, open communication.

Good people relationship and networking skills.

Focus on client service.

Ability to manage several jobs at once and determine priorities.

Strong judgment and decisiveness; bias for action.

Leadership skills – cooperative with other staff, good coaching skills.

Ability to influence others, good negotiating skills.

Commercial or recreational diving qualification

Company Description
We are committed to addressing the worlds biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and communities.
GHD is a global network of multi-disciplinary professionals providing clients with integrated solutions through engineering, environmental, design and construction expertise. Our future-focused, innovative approaches connect and support communities around the world, resiliency and sustainability for generations to come.
Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals connected by over 200 offices, across five continents Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region.
See our list of office locations and contact numbers in
GHD reconnaît et comprend que le monde est en constante évolution. Nous sommes engagés à résoudre les plus grands défis mondiaux dans les secteurs de leau, de lénergie et de lurbanisation.
Nous sommes une entreprise de services professionnels dotée dune expertise de pointe en ingénierie, en construction et en architecture. Nos démarches avant-gardistes et innovatrices rapprochent et soutiennent les communautés à léchelle mondiale. En livrant dexcellents résultats sociaux et économiques, nous visons à bâtir des relations durables avec nos partenaires et nos clients.
Fondée en 1928, GHD appartient entièrement à ses employés Nous sommes plus de 10 000 employés diversifiés et qualifiés dans plus de 200 bureaux et sur cinq continents : Amérique du Nord et Amérique du Sud, Asie, Australie et Europe, ainsi que dans la région du Pacifique.
Apprenez-en davantage sur nous à