Company: Freyssinet Norge AS. Creation of a new position within Freyssinet Norge Freyssinet, the world leader in expert works for civil engineering (turnover 820 Million €, 6400 employees). Freyssinet is a world wide operator with subsidiaries in 77 countries, and a central technical department with 50 engineers in Paris.
It is envisaged that the Technical Director shall become General Manager after gaining sufficient experience of all the relevant company activities as broadly described below.
Experience: Minimum 8 to 10 years experience in civil engineering/ structures either in design or project execution. Management experience and a good understanding of modern Quality Assurance principles is desirable as well as negotiation skills.
Freyssinet core values are high technology profiles, transparency in business relation and reporting and autonomy in decision making.
Qualifications: Civil Engineer at BSc or MSc level
Mother language: Norwegian + fluent English
Freyssinet products which may be part of the port-folio:
Prestressing systems and methods including segmental bridge construction, deck and slab post-tensioning and prestressed bars (Freyssibar)
Cabled structures: suspension bridges, cable stay bridges
Bridge and Road equipment: bearings & expansion joints
Monitoring of structures and structural repairs
Geotechnics: ground anchors, tunnel strengthening reinforced earth
Job description: The Technical Director shall:
- detect prospects and prospective projects based on published information, his own network and the following up of the existing network
- promote the company products to engineering offices and clients
- carry out cost-studies or organise studies with the support of the Freyssinet central office
- prepare offers, submit them and negotiate contracts
- carry out regular marketing and sales reporting
- transfer signed contracts to the Freyssinet site manager
Geographical area: Essentially Norway. In due course potential extension to other Scandinavian countries and Northern Russia may be considered.
Office location: Stavanger, Norway. Other locations negotiable.
Salary and other benefits according to the profile of the candidate.
For further informations, contact: Oscar A. Gausel - 51 88 28 28/917 11 234
Closing date for applications: 15. April
Director of Scandinavia and Eastern Europe Division Freyssinet 1bis, rue du Petit Clamart Bât. C
78148 Vélizy Cedex