AECOM Director Project & Construction Management in Essen, Germany
Germany - Hesse, Neu-Isenburg
The future holder of this role will be responsible for the leading, planning, organizing, controlling,
of 6 direct und 40 indirect reports. The direct reports are mainly team leaders in different locations across Germany. In collaboration with this team the Director of Project & Construction Management will develop operating and growth plans, including staffing, determines workload for the team, including short-, medium- and long-term business goals and objectives. Therefore, it’s the roles responsibility to tracks and reports on the team’s monthly performance, utilization and project backlog; may analyze and recommend corrective actions and may address the root causes of both personnel and project issues.
The successful candidate must have a proven track record at a similar position overseeing teams of project managers and delivering large scale projects on time and budget. There will be a focus on growing the business, project delivery and people management.
Leading on business development and work winning within the region for primarily private sector clients;
Expanding the AECOM business and taking responsibility for delivering the business targets for our Project & Construction Management service line
Liaise with current and proposed clients to develop repeat and new business for the company;
Prepare detailed client briefs or fee proposals for client submission and contribute to major bids;
Establishing strong working relationships with other internal teams within AECOM’s global capabilities
Mentoring and supporting the professional and personal development of your direct reports
Leading by example in hiring exceptional talent in line with the growth plans
Take overall responsibility for delivery of the team’s projects to contractual arrangements and the financial outcome agreed;
Act as a Project Manager/Director as necessary including monitoring financial performance and the delivery output produced
Master’s degree / Diploma in Civil Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Industrial Engineering or an equivalent field of study;
A senior professional with proven experience in the successful management and delivery of large-scale projects for both public or/and private sector clients in Germany;
A successful track record of building client relationships and identifying, pursuing and winning work;
A highly motivated individual with a passion for succeeding and developing a team of architects;
An excellent communicator (both written and verbal in German and English) with strong negotiation skill;
- A clear commitment to collaborative working and the nurturing of design talent;
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 PMCM
Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250192BR
Additional Locations DE - Berlin, DE - Essen, DE - Hamburg, DE - Kaiserslautern, DE - Munich
Clearance Required No
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.