Regional Manager – North Regional Office (‘PCA North’)
Pre-Construct Archaeology Limited (PCA) is one of the UK’s largest providers of professional archaeological advice and services. The company is based in London, with offices in Durham, Cambridge, Market Harborough and Winchester, and provides its services across the country. PCA is an entirely independent commercial organisation with no ties to Charitable Trusts, Local Councils or Museum Services.
Due to a retirement, PCA is looking for a suitable candidate to take over the management of its North Regional Office, currently based in Durham.
The successful candidate will ideally will have a track record that includes managing an archaeological company or regional office, have several years’ experience in managing archaeological projects within the commercial archaeological sector, of managing a team of archaeological staff, and a demonstrable track record of project delivery. In addition, the successful candidate will be experienced in tendering for a variety of project types, in the preparation of Project Designs/Written Schemes of Investigation and in project budgeting, and be computer literate. Knowledge of Health and Safety regulations and experience of preparation of Health and Safety documentation relevant to archaeological projects is also essential. In addition the successful candidate will be familiar with current planning regulations as they apply to archaeology in north east and/or north west England regions in particular and England in general. Knowledge of the Scottish heritage sector would be an advantage. The successful candidate will be expected to have a degree in archaeology or an allied subject.
Ideally the successful candidate will have an archaeological background within the region covered, i.e. northern England. The position will be based at the company’s north regional office, currently in Durham. A full UK Driving Licence is essential, as is membership of the IfA at MIfA level. A recognised (managerial level) Health and Safety qualification would be desirable and the candidate must be in possession of a current CSCS card.
The PCA North regional Office undertakes a wide range of archaeological projects across the whole of the north of England but may not be restricted to operations in this region only.
The job specification and details of how to apply for the post are available from Gary Brown: email@example.com Telephone queries should also be directed to Gary Brown: 020 7732 3925 or 07778279380.
All applications must be received by close of business on Friday 14th March 2014 by post or email. Postal address: Pre-Construct Archaeology Limited, Unit 54, Brockley Cross Business Centre, 96 Endwell Road, Brockley, London, SE4 2PD. Pre-Construct Archaeology is an equal opportunities employer.
The first round of interviews will be held at the Durham office in the week commencing 24 March,