Regional Director – Ground Engineering

£60-70,000 per annum Bristol, Exeter or London SE1            Permanent

We now seek Regional Director be based in our Bristol, London (with additional London salary weighting) or Exeter offices to develop, manage and lead our national Ground Engineering offer.    This is an excellent opportunity to join an established NCE top 100 multi-disciplinary consultancy where a pathway to a full management board position is available.   

The role:

You will be responsible for developing our ground engineering business through increased sales, sector market penetration and turnover, as well as managing commercially viability of work and providing technical direction.

You will work closely with the senior management team to develop and expand the Ground Engineering business within Clarkebond and work collaboratively with our other engineering disciplines in order to deliver the quality of service and technical expertise our clients expect.

Our Regional Director will ideally:

  • Be an experienced Geotechnical Engineer.

  • Have a relevant degree such as Geology or equivalent.

  • Be a Chartered Geologist and a fellow of the Geological Society.

  • Be technically competent in geotechnical engineering, site investigations and assessment, have knowledge of CIRIA, BRE, British Standards, Building Regulations etc.

  • Be commercially astute, able to prepare technical and commercial bids, reports, win work, project manage and have a track record of delivering projects to programme and budget.

  • Be able to develop, coach and motivate a team and support professional development.

  • Be able to deliver to meet our client’s needs and to quality and health and safety standards.

A further advantage would be to:

  • Have practical experience of contaminated land remediation works.

  • Have a broad awareness of design beyond your discipline.

  • Already have a proven track record of business development.

If you are an ambitious leader with commercial acumen and a wish to progress your career, please send us your CV to or contact Max Thurgood on 0117 929 2244.

We are not currently accepting agency applications for this role.

At Clarkebond we pride ourselves on enabling a positive work/life balance and can provide candidates with the flexibility they require and we can discuss these requirements at interview.  In return, we’ll explore what’s possible for the role. 

Clarkebond are committed to the principle of equal opportunities in employment.

Should you require any reasonable adjustments be made to the recruitment process in order that you may be considered, please contact Human Resources.

Please note: unfortunately we cannot provide sponsorship for a work visa to non UK/EU applicants.