HNTB Group Director - Construction Services in Columbus, Ohio
What We're Looking For
Responsible for direction, supervision and growth of construction management practice group in Ohio. Pursues projects, recruits staff, directs project priorities, staffing schedules and staffing assignments to ensure clients are provided the best capabilities to meet their needs. Accountability includes timely and satisfactory completion of construction projects, assuring satisfactory client service, key field position staffing, project plans, objectives setting, performance evaluation, and related management activities. Also responsible to marketing to strategic clients, including maintaining and developing client relationships. Must have an in-depth knowledge of current practices, procedures and priorities related to major Ohio transportation and infrastructure organizations.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Oversee project management activities, including the work of various project managers as well as the development of project scope, schedule, budget and quality management for the entire group.
Develop a strategy and vision to grow the construction services practice in Ohio; develop a construction services plan or plans, around the following core areas:
Develop client and project pursuit strategies
Train, develop and grow existing staff
Develop and manage strategic partnerships and teaming opportunities
Hire and manage staff project placement
Create a timeline for growth
Identify key investments needed
Implement construction services plan:
Lead the construction services group
Coordinate closely with the Office Leader and other departments (Traffic, Transportation and Planning) on staffing needs
Coordinate with the local client service teams on existing and future opportunities
Coordinate with the Great Lakes Division and national construction services resources as needed
Maintain and develop client relationships including obtaining client feedback on staff performance.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
10 years of practical experience
6 years supervisory experience
What You'll Need
Responsible for direction and supervision of the development, monitoring, and management of the operating budgets for the departments within the Group and coordination with the office's budget.
Responsible for the oversight of the group (multiple departments) activities, establish priorities, and assign staff to projects. Collaborate with other groups, offices, and divisions on work-sharing needs and opportunities.
Drives the implementation of the firm's strategic plan and HNTB's Sophisticated Sales Approach (SSA) process on project pursuits and markets with the Group and office, including development of strategic planning strategies.
Drives the implementation of the firm's contracting HNTB's Sophisticated Contracting Approach (SCA) process through project delivery and contracting activities including scope, work plan, and fee reviews for all contracting activities impacting the group.
Drives the implementation of the firm's project delivery HNTB's Sophisticated Delivery Approach (SDA) process including Work Planning, Monthly Project Reviews, and other project performance methods to ensure quality work, on time, on schedule, to the client's satisfaction.
Assists in marketing responsibilities, including client discovery, proposal generation, interviews, and win-to-work activities.
Maintains client contacts to ensure client satisfaction. Leads and assists in sales and marketing efforts for department's growth.
Assists in the development and execution of the office strategic plan. May participate on the Office Leadership Team (OLT.)
Responsible for the recruitment, hiring, development, and retention of department staff within the group, including supporting Department Managers with the development of plans for staff reporting, performance and compensation reviews, and succession planning.
Project Delivery - Actively manages assigned project management activities (project scope, schedule, budget, and quality management) and performs technical discipline tasks including research, reports, design, specifications, and plan preparation.
Typically responsible for up to 40 direct and indirect reports.
Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering, or relevant degree.
12 years relevant experience.
In lieu of education, 16 years of relevant experience.
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Construction Services Group