Associate Director (Delay)

Job type:Perm
Salary/Rate:£90,000 to £110,000 plus bonus and benefits
Sector:Expert Witness & Advisory
Job ref:BH1019
Post Date:08.09.22
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Expert Witness & Advisory


Associate Director (Delay)

Manchester, UK (flexibility with home working)

£95,000 to £125,000 plus bonus & benefits

Our client, a specialist consultancy, seeks to recruit an experienced Delay Analyst and Forensic Planner to lead their delay function in Manchester. This role requires someone with a background in planning and / or programme management, who has gained experience as a consultant advising on  planning/delay related disputes, EOT claims / arbitrations involving time / program / scheduling issues.


  • Working as part of the management team to provide advice and analysis on claims / disputes in respect to planning/ time issues on major projects.
  • Working on behalf of main contractors, law firms and employers on high value disputes
  • Providing analysis of contractor’s programmes, and/or reporting on delay and disruption issues.
  • Supporting expert witnesses in arbitration and / or working as a named expert witness.
  • Business development and promoting the business services 
  • Aiding in the management, development and leadership of junior team members


  • Degree qualified ideally in construction management, engineering, project management, building, MCIOB or similar.
  • A career demonstrating progression, loyalty and a high level of technical aptitude.
  • Demonstrable track record of working as a Delay Analyst and ideally supporting experts
  • Keen interest in dispute resolution, construction law and planning
  • Knowledge of relevant programming software, ideally Asta Powerproject or Primavera P6.

At least some of your experience will likely to have been on site in the building, infrastructure, oil & gas or power sector.

All applications and enquiries are treated strictly confidential.  

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