A Principal Communications Consultant is required by are required by prestigious organisation in their Bristol offices.Due to consistent growth and workload my client are looking to recruit talented and motivated Principal Communications Consultant. The post holder will lead, or provide advice, on the design and development of communication systems across the communications spectrum. Working to help their clients deliver major UK communications and information systems, using your technical knowhow and skills to advise, formulate and de-risk procurement options.What's in it for the Principal Communications Consultant?Working for a recognised company with an excellent reputationExcellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much moreCompetitive SalaryWorking in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)Excellent Career Development opportunitiesYou will be working within industry leading teams and peopleEssential Skills for the Principal Communications Consultant:Hold SC clearance (or be eligible for SC)Hold a Degree in an Engineering or Communications disciplineExperience of leading a team of technical expertsExisting knowledge of current satellite technology and systemsStrong knowledge and experience of the engineering development life cycle, along with the associated system engineering and system integration activities appropriate to communication systemsSkilled in identifying emergent issues and risks around architectural approaches and technology maturity and supply.Excellent communication skills as will presenting and liaising with clients, key steak holders and industry experts.Experience of working on military programmes is desirable.Being a chartered engineer would be an advantageYou will lead, plan and structure your team's work, engage with relevant customers and stakeholders and report to the Project Manager on progress to ensure the requirements of work packages are delivered in the allocated timescales.Company One of the UK leading partners in Intelligence and National Security, Science and Technology that works on cutting edge research projects. A global organisation primarily established in the UK and the US, currently growing in international markets. They provide a wide range of services, such as technical, scientific and engineering expertise. This particular site provides scientific research and development and applies this to the commercial world making it viable for sale. Company Culture Currently staffed with problem solvers and analytically minded individuals, they pride themselves on being able to think outside the box. Passionate about technology and actively self-learn outside of core working hours, they are seen as some of the best minds in the UK.