Head of Engineering Design

Location: Oxfordshire, England Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Sector: Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Jeremy Farley

Job Title: Head of Engineering Design (Mechanical)
Location: Oxfordshire
Rate: £55,000 - £65,000 + Package

Key Skills: Design, Quality, Stakeholder Management, Technology, Fusion Science, Mechanical, Budgets, Best Practices, Projects, Lead

Working from site, this is a perfect opportunity for an experienced head of design to work with a global leader in their field in some of the most high-tech facilities in the country. If you have the passion & drive to provide exceptional design engineering leadership, working with revolutionary technology & products used globally, hit the apply button now!

The Role:

To be responsible for the efficient running of the Unit. Maintaining the technical configuration and high standards of engineering output & to maintain the resource capacity and skill set at the necessary level through forward planning of activities.

So, what will you be doing as a head of Engineering Design?

  • Management of all design activities on site to deliver to quality, time & budget
  • Take a defining role as the engineering champion, being the central reference point for design queries & assistance
  • Cultivate & promote an environment that promotes intelligent working
  • Esurance of safety & quality in all areas
  • Manage the development efforts to ensure a motivated and qualified profile exists.
  • Management of stakeholders
  • To seek new opportunities while working with internal & external stakeholders to identify new engineering design opportunities
  • Perform reporting at meetings and KPI's against milestones, risks, opportunities etc
  • Embrace change in positively supporting all activities impacting the organisation.

What are we looking for in our next Head of Engineering Design?

  • A relevant STEM engineering degree
  • A fellow of a professional institute or working towards it
  • A proven track record of delivering high technology projects to time, budget & safety
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams & develop standards
  • Strategic & innovative thinker
  • A good knowledge or understanding of technology, engineering or fusion science

My client is keen to get this position filled ASAP, so if you feel you have the skills, experience and desire to provide exceptional Engineering Design expertise, this is the opportunity for you!

If you are interested in joining a well-established, renowned, globally recognised organisation as the next Head of Engineering Design, hit that apply button now!

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