Fire - Team Leader / Brandschutzgutachter

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany

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Team Leader - Fire Engineering - Architecture / Design/Construction / Engineering

Key Skills: Business Development / Project Management / Team Lead
Location: Berlin
Salary / Package: Negotiable depending on experience, supplemented by an excellent benefits package.
Timeframe: Role has full sign off and budget

Recruitment Partner: Airswift Account Manager: Liam Nevin

Key words: Fire, Engineering, Design, Architecture, Leadership, Business Development, Project Management, Berlin, Germany, Network, Commercial, Office, Fitout, International, Refurbishment, Öffentlich bestellt und vereidigter Sachverständigter, Brandschutz, Technik, Design, Architektur, Leitung, Business Development, Projektmanagement, Berlin, Deutschland, Netzwerk, Handel, Büro, Ausbau, International, Sanierung

Our business
We are an independently owned international business with design at the heart of everything we do. Our team is made up of Engineers, Architects, Planners and Technical Specialists and we work across every aspect of the built environment. Working on over 90 disciplines worldwide with offices in over 35 countries we are constantly looking to add excellence to our team. Our aim is to help our clients solve their problems and turn exciting ideas into reality and ultimately shape a better world.
Our offices in Germany work on numerous exciting projects and we are growing all the time, with this strategic hire just one of a number we are making. With a number of impressive Engineers working in our Berlin office at the moment, we need someone to come in with the leadership and business development skills to bring business in and push the team forward. As with any one who joins our business, you will have freedom to develop your team and your career in the direction you want. As well as having the chance to interact and work internationally with our colleagues abroad.
We are proud to be in a strong financial position, and able to add a new member to our close knit team. If you have the ability to think outside of the box and at the same time keep focus on the target, it might be you who we are looking for….

Key Responsibilities:

  • Use your strong network within Berlin to develop business and find interesting projects for the business.
  • Maintain and further develop the team you will take leadership of, currently four people, with expectation you would increase this to eight over the next 12-18 months.
  • Oversee and Project Manage all the Fire Engineering projects within Berlin
  • Be listed and qualified to inspect and submit fee calculations, designs and fire concepts
  • Be a strong communicator who can connect with clients, building and maintaining relationships.
  • Be open-minded, not afraid to discuss and ask questions with a drive to deliver excellence in your work

Your Background:
You will have a minimum of 10 years-experience in Fire Engineering, specifically in Berlin, with demonstrable Business Development work. You will be adept at leading a team, project management and have a strong background in design of Fire Concepts. You must be driven, open minded and ideally you should have expert accreditation. Experience working on any sort of construction project will be valued although we do not work on small residential units.

Additional requirements:

  • We are open to receiving applications from people with a variety of Engineering qualification, a Fire Engineering degree would be advantageous but not essential if you have the relevant experience.
  • Proven background and good track record in business development with clients in Berlin
  • Öffentlich bestellt und vereidigter Sachverständigter - is very desirable.
  • We want you to have the desire to become an integral part of our business, develop your career alongside your teams, and more than anything enjoy working with us to deliver excellence to our clients.

The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not 'tick all the boxes', but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager Liam Nevin.