Jacobs Engineering , teaming with subject matter experts in their field within Jacobs global networkOUR VISION is to build an Engineering firm with African DNA based on the values of our PEOPLE, our CLIENTS and our SHAREHOLDERS.
This business model, combining local project delivery with industry recognized global expertise, is a unique advantage for our clients that only we can provide in the region.
Jacobs Engineering In order to support our growth and support our teams on all our projects, Jacobs Engineering SA (JESA) recruits in the field of Construction, Project Engineering, Services, Process Industry, Building & Infrastructure, Energy & Power, HSE, Maintenance We are seeking a Senior Consultant, Buildings and Infrastructure to enhance our service offering in this sector.
The successful candidate will help play a key role in the continued growth of the aviation business globally.
Provide technical / analytical support to major projects and lead on small to medium sized projects in areas such as forecast demand and revenue model development, operating cost performance, and route development modelling
Prepare technical reports for public and private sector clients
Provide technical supervision and guidance to staff
Attend client meetings and participate in the presentation of work;
Pro-actively develop skills both on the job and from formal training and share knowledge with colleagues; and
Assist in the preparation of bids and marketing
A relevant degree in a numerate discipline , maths, business, Operational Research; buildings and Infrastructure .
Broad experience of the B&I sector, to include areas such as business planning, forecasting, aeronautical and commercial revenues, operating costs, regulation, strategy development, management organisation and capacity appraisal.
Understanding of key market trends and the ability to communicate these clearly and effectively both internally and externally;
Strong commercial and financial awareness, with specific appreciation of risks within the aviation sector;
Excellent analytical skills, a strong ability to build complex spreadsheet models, including familiarity with modelling best practice;
Some experience of producing high quality technical reports for public and / or private sector clients;
An interest in the aviation industry; and
An ability to work effectively as part of a team and to share ideas and expertise with team members to support ongoing learning and improvement.
A post-graduate qualification
Experience of building client relationships, work winning and report and proposal writing.
Awareness and practical experience of nbuilding and infrastructure applicable demand forecasting techniques;
Some previous experience of leading technical workstreams or managing projects with a large technical component; and
Experience in other transport related projects,
The Successful candidate will offer :
A desire to develop their career and progress quickly;
Excellent problem solving skills;
A reliable and cooperative team player; and
Effective organisational and communication skills.