Careers with SYSTRA

Associate/Associate Director (Highways) – Reading

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Associate or Associate Director to join our growing Development Infrastructure Engineering team in our Reading office.

Responsibilites Will Include:

  • Preparation of feasibility studies, preliminary through to detailed design for road and drainage infrastructure;
  • Obtaining statutory approvals;
  • Contract preparation and procurement;
  • Site supervision and construction management;
  • Leading dedicated technical teams

To Be Successful In This Role You Will Have:

  • Degree in a relevant subject (or equivalent)
  • Either Chartered Status or approaching chartered status
  • Strong technical knowledge, including use of industry standard road/drainage design software
  • Strong knowledge of current design standards
  • A positive and enthusiastic approach
  • Ability to form constructive relationships with clients and professional partners
  • Ability to develop and sell innovative solutions for clients
  • Ability to effectively lead an experienced team of professionals
  • High standards of written and oral communication
  • Excellent understanding of project management
  • A proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge
  • A commitment to support the career development of colleagues
  • Experience in and ability to undertake Business Development tasks, growing teams, management and mentoring.

We offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive and attractive benefits package with some opportunities for flexible working and career development.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note, we do have a preferred supplier list for the provision of recruitment services and we will not accept unsolicited CVs from suppliers not currently on our PSL.