AECOM Transportation Business Line Manager in Mexico City, Mexico
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We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
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AECOM Mexico is seeking a Business Line Manager- Transportation Sector for immediate employment in the Mexico City, Mexico office.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Responsible for leading transportation design teams and proven capacity to encounter creative technical solutions to problems that require optimization in designs
Reviews project drawings and other design products to ensure optimal quality and timely delivery
Plans complex transportation projects, develop programs, establish and manage procurement plans, working capital and financial performance
Ensures that projects are executed according to plan
Becomes familiar with the operation of the business and with the economic commercial environment
Informs of any issues facing the business while anticipating and preventing unexpected situations
Operates as leader while also getting involved in the details of the work
Takes a proactive approach in helping the business to solve problems
Responsible for driving accounting interface to ensure timely and accurate preparation and upload of estimates at completion (EAC)
Validates the accuracy of revenue recognition at month end
Co-ordinates responses to client audit requests
Reviews significant project results and variances with the Project Accounting Team
Responsible for driving working capital management and reporting, through the achievement of cash flow objectives, engage in capital expenditures and seek to find cost effective solutions, to ultimately instill a culture of cash
Minimum Requirements :
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical or Structures or Highways and Ports
10+ years of experience to include at least 5 in a senior position performing team management, project management, and business development
Preferred Qualifications :
Master's Degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical or Structures or Highways and Ports
Experience in rail, ports, airports and other transportation lines is a plus
15+ years of experience to include at least 5 in a senior position performing team management, project management, and business development
Excellent written and oral communication skills in Spanish and English
Experience in highways and bridges and other similar infrastructures is essential
Expertise in project management, client and customer management
Must display evidence of good leadership, business partnering and influencing skills
Must feel comfortable participating both as an effective contributor and a listener in group settings which include senior staff
Capabilities to establish business partnerships and procure services required to deliver complex highway and other transportation projects
Must be able to develop, integrate and price proposals for Infrastructure projects, requesting specific support from technical teams when it could be needed
Knows the business and the mission-critical technical and functional skills needed to do the job
Understands various types of business propositions and understands how businesses operate in general
Approaches the role with drive and energy with an eye on the bottom line
Not afraid to initiate action before all the facts are known
Is well organized and resourceful
Effective and efficient at coordinating multiple resources to get things done
Is able to work on multiple tasks at once without losing track
Foresees and plans around obstacles
Warm, friendly, and interpersonally agile
Relates well to all kinds of people and builds solid professional relationships
Business Line: PPM
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Business Management