HNTB Division Business Manager in Los Angeles, California

Why Choose HNTB?

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

At HNTB, we’re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, “What if?” Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination.

For you, “together” can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB “together” also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And “together” means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. “Together” means that we are engaged in the communities we serve — we live there — and are committed to their growth and development.


The time is right to join HNTB! We are looking for a Division Business Manager to support our West region. This position may sit in our Santa Ana or Oakland, CA or Bellevue, WA offices.

Job Summary

Responsible for managing a staff who analyzes and reports business results of the division to corporate.

Essential Responsibility

  • Responsible for reporting the business results of the division to corporate and for implementing sound business practices (process and procedures) and other strategic initiatives.

  • Oversees accurate reporting under accrual accounting (GAAP) and other legal requirements (FAR/CAS).

  • Advises the division president, division sales officer, division operations officer, office leadership, and district/office business manager on strategies relating to all aspect of the business and operations and also in solving complex issues.

  • Involved in the strategic planning process, evaluation of investment opportunities, negotiating project or operational contracts (office leases or software contracts).

  • Liaison with corporate and involved in many strategic initiatives that supports the firm's growth and profit goal which would include due diligence of acquisitions, leading strategic projects like system conversions, new programs or initiatives, and integration of acquisitions.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualification

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field

10 years related experience

2 years management experience

Expert knowledge in accounting, finance and project administration

Preferred Qualification/Skills

Master's degree in Business

Experience working in a multi-disciplinary A&E environment


  • Energetic, self-directed and success focused

  • Good communication skills, written and verbal

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word

General Work Conditions

Office Environment: Work is generally performed in an office environment in which there is only minimal exposure to potentially unpleasant working conditions. Incumbent must have the ability to stand and sit frequently, and reach horizontally as well as vertically for overhead use.

HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

HNTB Job Title Division Business Mgr

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Business Operations