Hydro-Logic is now part of Hydro International.

Business Manager - North & Scotland

We are applied hydrologists and water engineers, specialising in the collection and analysis of hydrological and environmental data and in the provision of expert services in water resources management and 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, and we provide modelling, planning and policy support and consultancy services for water resources  and storm/flood risk management applications.  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 currently have a vacancy for a Business Manager to lead our market leading Hydrometric Services business in the North of England and Scotland. The role will involve Directing an existing portfolio of projects, taking on management of key clients, preparing proposals and tenders and managing projects. You will also be responsible for the operational management of the region, including managing the day-to-day activity of the technical teams, and delivery of the budget, with regional managers for the North of England and Scotland reporting to you.  

We undertake hydrometric monitoring projects for most major water companies in the UK, many local authorities and multidisciplinary consultants. These involve gauging station network design and feasibility work, installation of telemetered monitoring or warning sites and spot sampling programmes.

For this Business Manager 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 an applicant statement to jobs@hydro-logic.co.uk telling us why you think you’ll be right for us, and us for you.  Please provide specifics on the skills you have against those listed as being essential, desirable and useful.  



Business Manager (North & Scotland)



Experience in directing projects

Work Winning and client management experience

Project management experience

Good report and tender/ proposal writing ability

Operational and budget management experience

Proven track record of excellence in project management and delivery of consultancy or monitoring projects in the water industry to safety, quality, time and cost constraints.


Hydrometric experience


Graduate in relevant subject (e.g. Env Science, Geography, Engineering)

>10 years’ experience in a consultancy practice environment, ideally in hydrometric monitoring or related activity.

Business development in the water industry in the North of England and Scotland.

Good knowledge of the water industry

Chartered with relevant professional body, or working towards this.




Excellent Communicator

Prepared to travel throughout the North of England and Scotland

Interest in expanding a successful business

Ability to work to deadlines

Interest in working in the water & environment sector


Stirling, Derby or home-based


Salary: £40 - £50k, plus Pension and Company bonus scheme