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Sr Project Director

  1. Denver
R-114264

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Why join us?

We are hiring! AtkinsRéalis is seeking a Sr Urban Mobility Project Director to join our Denver, CO. office.

It’s an exciting time at AtkinsRéalis! We are rapidly growing in the US. Our company purpose is to build a better world for our planet and its people. We recognize the importance of making sure that our clients and employees, feel this purpose every day. AtkinsRéalis is proud of our company culture that promotes, diversity, equity and inclusion. Our company ethos include collaboration through the connection of people, data and technology. We are a global firm, who leverages having employees located throughout the world, creating valuable partnerships, and doing our part to make this planet and its people, thrive.  We need energetic, passionate, and eager professionals like you to join our team. There has never been a better time to be a part of AtkinsRéalis!

We are hiring! AtkinsRéalis is looking for an Urban Mobility Project Director that specializes in technical delivery and oversight, client advisory services, commercial and contract management, and business development with specialty expertise in delivery of Bus Rapid Transit programs. Under general direction, will take a leading role in strategy and business development, as well as service delivery, within this area of specialization. Geographic scope of responsibility is based in Colorado and can service other States in the western U.S., but with further support and/or leading in other parts of the U.S. if opportunities arise. May function as lead designer or technical consultant. Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct.

About Us:

AtkinsRéalis is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering, and project management consultancies. AtkinsRéalis has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. AtkinsRéalis has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

How will you contribute to the team?

  • PROJECT PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT.
    • Assists project staff in developing work plans; reviews and approves schedules, budgets, project milestone dates, and work products.
    • Works closely with the internal technical professionals to staff projects based on client/project needs.
    • Oversees financial performance of projects; assists project staff in identifying potential problems to ensure remedial actions are promptly taken to avoid financial losses and client dissatisfaction.
    • Manages or provides oversight on a portfolio of projects or capital program(s) of significant size and complexity and significant financial impact.
    • Monitors and enforces compliance with established quality control standards, ensuring that appropriate quality assurance activities are being performed throughout the project. Reviews QC plans and periodic QA compliance audits.
    • Assists assigned project staff in facilitating work sharing with other operating units. Secures resource support from other operating units.
    • Establishes work sharing commitments and negotiates outsourcing budgets with technical managers.
    • Interacts with executive level government or public officials and/or executive level clients on significant program matters often requiring coordination between organizations.
  • MARKETING AND CLIENT MAINTENANCE.
    • Responsible for maintaining positive client relations with existing clients and building new relationships with others.
    • Serves as the single point of contact to the client and acts as a liaison between management and clients on advanced program related issues.
    • Prepares and delivers presentations on behalf and in support of the client’s program.
    • Develops, implements, and monitors annual and strategic marketing plans for targeted projects; participates in the development of Strategic Plan.
    • Actively pursues, investigates, and evaluates new or expanded opportunities for associated projects and services within the firm by maintaining contacts with current and prospective client decision makers; identifies and works toward the resolution of client relations problems.
    • Reviews proposals and selects interview teams; reviews and recommends project marketing budgets subject to approval by senior management.
    • Maintains visibility and professional courtesy by actively participating in civic and professional organizations and encourages project staff to do the same.
    • Maintains regional/national prominence and recognition through published technical work and/or presentation of papers at national or regional technical conferences.
  • CONTRACTS AND FINANCIAL.
    • Conducts contract negotiations with clients and sub-consultants.
    • Develops and recommends operational budgets for approval by senior management.
    • Reviews and makes decision on proposed project budgets.
    • Monitors monthly performance against budget to ensure project profitability.
    • Manages the project as a profit center; controls G&A costs; reviews and manages revenue stream.
    • Approves purchase requests for capital items as specified in the Authorization Matrix.
    • Manages accounts receivables and client billings; reviews and makes decision concerning final write-offs and past due accounts receivables as specified in the Authorization Matrix.
    • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

What will you contribute?

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field.
  • Management coursework and/or MBA a plus.
  • This level may be achieved by technical professionals or managers with twelve years of experience since B.S. or eleven years since M.S., with at least two of these years in the Senior Project Manager position.
  • Experience in Bus Rapid Transit planning and design is required.
  • Previous FTA project experience is preferred.

What we offer at AtkinsRéalis:

At AtkinsRéalis, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes.
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Group Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!

AtkinsRéalis is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please review AtkinsRéalis Equal Opportunity Statement here:

https://careers.atkinsrealis.com/equal-opportunities-statement

AtkinsRéalis cares about your privacy and are committed to protecting your privacy.  Please consult our Privacy Notice on our Careers site to know more about how we collect, use and transfer your Personal Data.

By submitting your personal information to AtkinsRéalis, you confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy Notice. 

Upon acceptance of an offer, all candidates must go through a drug screen test and background check. AtkinsRéalis is a federal contractor which mandates a satisfactory background screening report and drug test that supersedes state laws.

Note to staffing and direct hire agencies:

In the event a recruiter or agency who is not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, AtkinsRéalis family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.  https://careers.atkinsrealis.com/recruitment-agencies

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Content type

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