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Head of Professional Services

Job Title: Head of Professional Services
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57030_1522916147
Contact Name: Ciara Murphy
Contact Email: c.murphy@parity.net
Job Published: April 05, 2018 09:15

Job Description

Head of Professional Services/ Head of PSC

12 Month Contract Based in London/ Milton Keynes

The Interim Head of PSC will have responsibility for a pool of 120+ permanent staff, contractors and apprentices and their allocation to projects to ensure SGS meets revenue and customer satisfaction targets. The role holder will be responsible for delivering key corporate KPI's for resource utilisation (productivity) and staff engagement whilst driving cultural transformation and improvement to deliver a motivated, high quality and high performing pool of Professional Resources.

The Interim Head of PSC will develop and drive continuous improvement in resource management processes and tools in the PSC including capacity planning, resource allocation and performance management. They will work with Customer Business Directors, Regional Services Directors, Director of Engineering and Technology and Head of the Technical Services Centre (TSC) to understand the current and future direction of the business and associated resource requirements - both in terms of capacity and capability.

Skills and Experience

  • Experience of a leading a Multi-disciplined construction professional team
  • Membership of either the RIBA, RICS, IET, CIBSE, ICE or other professional Construction body
  • Significant experience in the Construction industry
  • Excellent Leadership and Management skills
  • Significant experience of strategy development, implementation, business planning, budgeting and forecasting
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Experience of Project/Programme Management
  • Prior experience of resource management, development and allocation processes
  • Understanding of different resourcing methods including experience of supplier negotiation
  • Clear and influential communicator
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Experience of delivering change in a similar environment


  • In depth understanding of the skill sets in PSC
  • Membership of the Institute of Management or other relevant professional body and/or relevant qualification

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