Hydro-Logic is now part of Hydro International.

Business Development Manager (Scotland)

Hydro-Logic Services is part of the Hydro International Group.  At Hydro, we help people improve the way they process, treat and manage water.  We are a global company who provide advanced products, services and expertise to help municipal, industrial and construction customers to improve their water management processes, increase operational performance and reduce environmental impact.  With over 30 years of experience and a reputation for engineering excellence, businesses and public organisations all over the world rely on our products and services to reduce flood risk, improve water treatment and protect the environment from water pollution. 

At Hydro-Logic Services, we are applied hydrologists and water engineers, specialising in the collection and analysis of hydrological and environmental data plus provision of expert services in water resources management, storm-water runoff and flood management.  We provide a full range of data collection, analysis and reporting services, from spot flow gauging to long-term, wide-area hydrometric monitoring, plus provide modelling, planning and policy support and consultancy services for water resources, drainage and storm/flood risk management applications including flood warning systems.  We work throughout the UK, and around the world, for public and private sector clients, regulators, governments and agencies.  Our website provides details of our work, and our services:  see www.hydro-logic.co.uk

We are currently seeking to expand our consulting services business in Scotland.  We already have a well-established and successful hydrometric services business in Scotland, providing monitoring and flood warning services to a wide range of utility, local authority and industrial clients and wish to expand our services into the flood risk appraisal and monitoring.  We have a vacancy at principal/associate, for a self-starting and independent individual, with experience and expertise of the Water Industry and property development sector in Scotland, who wishes to be part of a growing and ambitious company.

For this technical management and business development post, we are looking for candidates with the skills, experience and attributes set out in the following table.  If you match up, send us a CV and a covering letter to jobs@hydro-logic.co.uk.  Please provide specifics on the skills you have against those listed as being essential, desirable and useful.   

 

Role

Business Development Manager Scotland

Skills

Essential

  • Provision of technical consultancy in Flood risk management, flood risk assessment and surface water management to support property development and construction activities.
  • Technical project management, including technical report writing and review.
  • Business development in the flood risk sector in Scotland, including writing fee proposals, winning and delivering technical consultancy services in the water industry.
  • Familiarity with UK Flood Estimation Procedures and a good knowledge of Scottish flood risk planning policies.

Desirable

  • Hydraulic modelling experience – either as technical manager or undertaking the work
  • Engineering design of surface water and foul drainage systems
  • Engineering design of Sustainable drainage (SuDS) systems

Useful

Hydrological assessment of catchments and watercourses

Experience

You will have:

  • A degree in relevant subject (e.g. Environmental Science, Geography, Engineering)
  • More than 10 years’ experience of the UK Water Industry including time working in Scotland
  • Good knowledge of the water industry and of the application water management and stormwater control to the development sector
  • An extensive working network of contacts in the Water Industry and property development sectors in Scotland

Attributes

  • Self-starter, confident and an excellent communicator, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work to deadlines and to manage and motivate others to achieve the same
  • Interest in working in the water & environment sector

Location

Scotland – location to be decided. Could be home based initially and we do have an existing office in Stirling

Salary/Package

Salary and benefits package tbc, according to experience and skills.  Company pension scheme will be offered.