Senior Acoustic Consultant - London

£35000 - £45000 per annum
15 Dec 2013
12 Jan 2014
Hannah Meredith
Job Type
An exciting opportunity has arisen within a renowned acoustic consultancy with offices nationwide and a diverse range of projects spanning the globe. Due to continued success an experienced Acoustic Consultant is required to join their London based office. Predominantly focusing on building acoustics this specialist firm has an extensive project portfolio encompassing the whole spectrum of building types - from offices, hotels and dwellings, to concert halls, theatres and studios. The successful applicant will have demonstrable experience of working on building acoustic projects of varying sizes within a consultancy environment.

Qualified to degree level in Acoustics/Noise and vibration

Proven relevant building acoustics experience gained working in an acoustics consultancy
Previous experience managing medium to large projects
A full, clean UK car driving license
Good written, verbal and presentation skills
Be numerate, literate and familiar with IT and software appropriate to the project tasks
Good working knowledge of all relevant codes of practice and industry standards
An ability to communicate effectively
Be commercially aware
Be highly motivated, conscientious and diligent with attention to detail
Flexible and prepared to take on a new challenge.

To undertake acoustic input to building and engineering projects
Attend design team meetings and advise architects and engineers on design issues relating to acoustics, noise and vibration.
Assist with business development activities and client relationship management.
Resolve complex acoustical engineering issues assuring compliance with statutory bodies
Contribute to group expansion and develop and maintain business through networking, contact nurturing and presentations

Examples of projects include recording and film studios, concert halls, theatres, cinemas, art galleries, offices, libraries, hotels, restaurants, retail centres, places of worship, parliamentary buildings.

Competitive salary
Career progression
Challenging portfolio of high profile projects across the globe
Comprehensive benefits package

KEY WORDS Acoustics, Acoustic consultant, Noise, Sound, Vibration, CADNA-A, Noise monitoring, Noise modeling, IOA, sound reduction index testing, amioa, mioa, ppg24, BB93, ppg24, end 2002/49/ce, bs4142, ISO 17025

Interested in this or other roles in Acoustics? Please do not hesitate to contact Hannah Meredith on or call 01792 365101. We have many more vacancies available on our website. Please refer to
This is a permanent role.
Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.