AECOM Project Director in Newark - DE, Delaware

United States of America - Delaware, Newark - DE

Job Summary

  • Manages portfolio of clients with multiple projects.

  • Responsible for delivering revenues assigned from specific clients as a result of repeat business caused by flawless execution of projects.

  • Consistently delivers profit margins planned.

  • Consistently completes project without write-downs or multiplier erosion.

  • Typically manages projects involving RTF (Risk Triggering Factors).

  • Manages more complex clients and projects.

  • Has decision-making authority and directs other Project Managers in recognizing risk and uncertainty with plans to mitigate and eliminate such.

  • Directs staff to operate and minimize exposure to claims.

  • Supervises and directs Project Managers with multiple projects or program of projects.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s of Science degree in engineering

  • 10+ years’ experience in municipal infrastructure market

  • Licensed PE in at least Delaware and Pennsylvania

  • Demonstrated experience in business development

  • Demonstrated experience in managing complex infrastructure projects in excess of $1M

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience leading a group of>20 diverse staff with varying skill sets (i.e. planners, engineers, construction managers and scientists)

  • Experience with business and contractual agreements

  • Ability to work independently, strong interpersonal, negotiating, problem-solving, and analytical skills

  • Ability to market AECOM services directly to potential clients

  • Proficient in common desktop packages, i.e. Word, Excel, MS Project, SalesForce

  • Motivated, team player, independent, organized

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree(s) in Water /Wastewater Engineering

  • Demonstrated experience in development of Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), scheduling and schedule analysis, cost estimating and cost control, budget development, reporting and record/document control

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Water

Business Group DCS

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199715BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.