Competitive salary based on experience + benefit package
Deadline for applications: Sunday 19th January 2020
This role would be ideal for a candidate with either one of the following backgrounds: engineering, remote sensing practitioner, ground surveys / works engineer, data scientist or GIS / 3D modelling expert. But what you will definitely have is business acumen and people management to be able to successfully lead the division.
APEM is Europe’s largest specialist aquatic environmental consultancy. We offer our clients an integrated approach to the investigation and management of freshwater catchments and terrestrial and marine habitats and operate UK wide and internationally. Our consultants are recognised experts in their fields, and as a company we pride ourselves on our commitment to scientific rigour and an excellent service in providing solutions to our clients.
2019 has been a big year for APEM so far. We have been awarded water industry consultant of the year and we completed a management buyout. In 2020 and beyond we will continue our ambitions for growth and innovation.
APEM is a highly reputable company, renowned for our quality and long list of trusted clients, who once secured, provide repeat business year after year, trusting us to deliver a high-quality service at a fair price.
About the role
As a Divisional Director you will be a member of the operational board of directors for APEM Limited, working with APEM’s wider senior management team with a remit to create and implement company strategy. You will work within and across a wider team of environmental and remote sensing practitioners and business support to deliver projects across the UK and globally.
This is a newly created role, to bring together the Remote Sensing and Data Operations departments to create one division within APEM which will involve running the remote sensing surveys, data modelling as well as being responsible for the innovation of products and services. A key part of the role is to ensure that this division is working towards APEM’s agreed strategic goals as agreed by the group board, as well as working closely with the other APEM divisions. You will have direct accountability for all Commercial, People and Technical drivers.
You will work with the operational board of directors to manage the marketing, operations and business development of the division and expand APEM’s business.
You will have a keen interest in the subject area and have demonstrable experience in strategy, driving growth, business development and leadership.
You will have a solid understanding of general finance and budgeting.
You will have the ability to build consensus and relationships among managers, clients and employees and possess excellent communication skills.