Managing Director, Milan

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Job Type
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Civil Engineering

Linum Consult’s client, an international engineering and infrastructure construction company, is currently seeking to expand their operations in Italy. Due to continued growth, they are looking for a Managing Director with experience in the civil engineering industry to develop and manage a small team and run the local office in Milan.


  • Providing overall leadership to the Italian entity
  • Creating and maintaining a strong network in Italy with local authorities, stakeholders and contractors to help secure new project opportunities
  • Leading the business development activity and providing input into new tenders
  • Overseeing the operations and ensuring projects are delivered to a high quality, with high standards of Health and Safety and to budget
  • Providing leadership and guidance to the senior management team
  • Providing regular reports and updates to the board
  • Being a positive ambassador of the company in Italy


  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering or equivalent in a relevant construction discipline
  • Experience in the Infrastructure sector in Italy
  • Good knowledge of the infrastructure market in Italy
  • Good understanding of contract management
  • Good understanding and experience of financial statements
  • Fluent in English and Italian, with the right to live and work in the EU


  • Strong business acumen
  • Strong self-motivation
  • A natural leader, relationship builder and business developer
  • A drive to perform
  • Good interpersonal skills and a team player
  • Perseverance
  • Experience leading a diverse team


If you fulfil ALL of the key criteria for this position, then please submit your application to for the attention of Neill Donald. If your application is successful you will be contacted within 48 hours for a further discussion.

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