Jacobs SENIOR CONSULTANT (ASSET MANAGEMENT) - London/Tower Bridge/Manchester in Stockport, United Kingdom



Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial and government organisations globally.

With more than 74,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create. Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years.

We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business.

We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Asset Management Consultant within our Consultancy team within our Energy, Chemicals and Resources (ECR) Consultancy practice, based in either The Hague, London or Manchester. The successful person will be a key member of the team providing consulting services across a broad range of industries (oil, gas, refining, petchems, power and utilities).

Reporting to the Group Manager Asset Management, the experienced Senior Consultant will demonstrate competence in areas including Asset Strategy, Integrity, Operational Excellence, Reliability, Maintenance, Turnarounds and Operational Readiness Assurance.

The role provides opportunities to tailor bespoke services to suit a diverse set of clients, working in a ‘sell-do’ business model and to be a key member of the Practice.

The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Provide consulting services to clients during all phases of an engagement, including benchmarking, gap analysis, solution identification, justification, prioritisation, ranking, implementation and close out;

  • Support and lead marketing and business development activities and sell consulting engagement of various sizes;

  • Lead, manage and implement solutions and performance improvements within client organizations whilst controlling quality, cost and client satisfaction;

  • Act as and be recognised as a ‘Subject Matter Expert’ in Asset Management activities across Jacobs Consultancy and the wider Jacobs;

  • Prepare and deliver conference papers for delivery at international events;

  • Participate in Jacobs’ cross-sector ‘Asset Management Community of Practice’;

  • Identify new opportunities and leads;

  • Support growth of the business.



The candidate must demonstrate competency and experience in the following:

  • Able to work within a ‘sell-do’ model;

  • Strong self-starter and motivated to succeed;

  • Practical consulting experience – including scoping, selling and delivery;

  • Asset management strategies, practices and methodologies.

  • Significant experience of Refining / Petrochemicals / Gas or other hydrocarbon processing and experience in upstream sectors is preferred;

  • Excellent communication skills including ability to produce concise reports and presentations appropriate for all levels;

  • Confidence to work at all levels of a client organisation (Board to Technician);

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multicultural environment

  • Desire to expand role and be adaptable to client’s needs;

  • Leads the preparation of proposals, execution plans and budgets;

  • Supports a continuous improvement culture and identifies gaps, develops work processes, tools and methodologies to drive productivity and growth.

The candidate should also be able to demonstrate some experience and knowledge in a number of the following services areas:

  • Significant site operational / maintenance experience

  • Technical due diligence (for mergers and acquisitions)

  • Experience with (very) large projects

  • Assessment of maintenance and manufacturing businesses

  • Performance improvement programs

  • Operational Readiness

Other Essential Functions

  • Based in The Hague, London or Manchester office (but other locations considered)

  • Direct sales and business development experience

  • Advanced degree and excellent academic record (BSc/MSc/MBA/PhD) or equivalent in relevant discipline

  • English and preferably a second language

  • Ability and desire to travel on frequent short-duration international business trips

Our Culture

At Jacobs we have recently celebrated 10 years of our culture of caring - ‘BeyondZero’. We see safety differently - we strive to go BeyondZero by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.

Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Stockport

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: ECR0000BI