Senior Metocean Consultant

Location London
Discipline: Consultancy
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive Package
Contact name: Bradley Elliott

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Job ref: BBBH578_1668602167
Published: 7 months ago
Expiry date: 10 Mar 2024 23:59

Job title: Senior Metocean Consultant

Location: Global​

Who are we recruiting for?

Our client is the leading consultancy in Offshore Wind, specialising in offshore and coastal engineering. Incorporating Oceanography and Meteorology, to report conditions in various locations worldwide in areas such as climate, wind and wave. Ensuring offshore activities are safe to operate. Their specialist team of Engineers and Consultants work closely with other companies and provide a detailed understanding of the processes and interfaces within an offshore wind project throughout the different development phases of the project.

What will you be doing?

This role will be multi-functional, includes leading the delivery of wind and/or oceanographic campaigns, oceanographic modelling and design criteria definition. In addition, duties include:

  • Provide clients with technical advice related to the development of wind resource and metocean measurement strategies.

  • Prepare and manage tenders for offshore and onshore metocean measurement services.

  • Manage onshore and offshore measurement campaigns on behalf of the client. As well as, independent campaign monitoring, data checks and regular reporting.

  • Weather downtime analysis for different scopes including surveys, transport, installation and O&M.

  • Provide preliminary metocean studies for feasibility and early design considerations.

  • Package management associated to wind resource and metocean.

  • Lead metocean studies from feasibility phase to detailed design on behalf of the client and support design process.

  • Lead the development of the metocean part of design basis, part A and address comments from all stakeholders (e.g. Project internal packages, LTA, project certifier, etc.)

  • Review metocean study reports as part of technical due diligence projects.

  • Supporting and mentoring junior staff to sharpen their capabilities.

  • Represent services and capabilities at conferences to customers and various stakeholders of the industry.

Are you the ideal candidate?

  • Bachelor or Master degree in engineering field.

  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in metocean and the offshore wind industry.

  • Strong project management skills with a demonstrated ability of delivering expertise for multiple clients simultaneously without compromising quality.

  • Able to work effectively within a consultancy environment.

  • Good interpersonal skills, strong team player with pro-active approach.

  • Attention to detail and high level of numerical accuracy and the ability to prioritize work.

  • Good English communication skills is mandatory. Ability to produce reports and presentations in English is essential.

What's in it for you?

  • Work for the leading consultancy

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexible hybrid working

  • Opportunity to work globally

Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We give a proportion of all our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.

For every placement we make, we plant a tree with the National Trust.​