Head of Engineering

MRG is working exclusively with JLL on an exceptional opportunity, curating and driving the vision behind London’s latest and most exciting big building project, 40 Leadenhall. Due to PC in 2023, 40 Leadenhall is due to be the most advanced in office spaces, achieving 5* or Platinum across a variety of accreditations which include but not limited too – NABERS, BREEAM Official, WiredScore, International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) and RESET®.

They are seeking a Head of Engineering who will be responsible for principally responsible for implementing and managing the high standard of operational services in Engineering, Technical Systems, Energy and Carbon efficiency, Building Fabric, Infrastructure and Projects required at 40 Leadenhall. The successful candidate will be expected to provide an exceptional standard of service that is consistent, seamless, efficient and without interruption to ensure the Customers and their visitors can focus on their core business. This is a truly exciting opportunity for an experienced technical engineer to excel in and lead.

To be the successful candidate:

  • You must be technically competent and professionally qualified, with 10+ years of Engineering and Building Services experience.
  • You must have a thorough understanding of technical systems, including but not limited to SMART integrated platforms, Digital twin, Fault Detection Diagnostics, BMS, EMS, BIM, HVAC and CAFM.
  • You must have a thorough understanding of Design for Performance and demonstrable ability to achieve against the design intent and NABERS Energy performance in previous roles.

Person specification:

  • We’re looking for a candidate who is committed to outstanding customer service and professionalism, which is at the core of 40 Leadenhall’s service delivery.
  • A proven leader, adept in managing a team of varied and skilled individuals.
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to implement continual improvements, with a track record of achieving high standards of service delivery.
  • Ability to develop and implement procedures, standards and guides for operational excellence on a large scale.
  • Strong financial acumen to manage budgets and contractual costs.
  • Possesses personal drive, commitment, and dedication to ensure that exceptional service levels are always delivered consistently


If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, or request a full job description, please get in touch with 40 Leadenhall’s Recruitment Partner, The Management Recruitment Group.

Matthew Evans


m: 07854 865017 | t: 020 3962 9900

Matthew Giles


m: 07530 680 159 | t: 020 3962 9900


JLL and MRG are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. Promoting equality of opportunity for all, through diversity, giving everyone the chance to achieve their potential, free from prejudice and discrimination. To that end, all shortlists will be presented anonymously with no references to nationality, age, or gender. We particularly welcome applications from minority candidates as they are underrepresented within the industry at this level.

Application closing date is Sunday, 14th August.

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