Who are we looking for?
This role will suit a commercially astute, technically qualified individual seeking a high level of autonomy in growing your own business. The ideal candidate will have a background in a professional services consultancy.
The role requires a highly engaging leader to support and motivate a high performing team delivering diverse projects. This role will suit a positive, self-driven individual that enjoys building and managing relationships internally and externally to deliver specialist results.
For the right individual, this role offers unlimited career potential, and a potential shareholding, in a rapidly growing and successful company.
The Business Leader will lead Vitruvius with an emphasis on the geographical responsibilities across the business. This is a delivery focused role and leads the production component of our organisation.
The individual will be responsible for maintaining the standards of our business. They will ensure consistent, on time, in full and in specification execution of project work by project teams through effective leadership and achievement of specific targets relating to financial, quality, productivity and client relationship focused measures.
This will include coaching, developing and managing a team of leaders to ensure the right people are in the right roles to meet the business goals. The Business Leader is accountable for the productivity and engagement of the team as well as providing continuous identification of business improvements and guiding the direction for business growth through people and opportunity management.
In addition, the role has significant influence over the future direction of Vitruvius and will be expected to lead new business and client opportunities.
The position of Business Leader includes safety leadership by role modelling the required behaviours through implementation and adherence to safety plans HSE legislation, codes, and practices.
The successful candidate will have:
- 10+ years of experience as a business professional
- Experience leading a team of professionals
- Experience of influence and stakeholder management
- Strong commercial acumen
- Experience as a successful leader
- Bachelor/Degree /Equivalent in Engineering/Business Management/Finance
- Business Development experience
- Project delivery experience in infrastructure/land development/property sectors
- Excellent English written and verbal communication skills