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Program Manager - Education

Houston, TX

Business Line PMCM

Position Title Program Manager - Education

United States of America - Texas


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Program Manager for immediate employment for the Houston, TX office The Program Manager will be responsible for leading and delivering major capital improvement programs for education clients.The position will be based in Houston at any of the 2 AECOM office locations or co-located with client depending of program/project needs. The selected candidate is expected to have experience delivering bond programs.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead Program Management teams dedicated to a single client, with potential multi-site assignments.

  • Provide services in alignment with AECOM business core values

  • Engage, develop and grow internal program management staff for career development.

  • Compliance with assigned financial goals and objectives for program/project assigned to the candidate. Profit and Loss responsibility experience a must.

  • Lead by example with compliance oversight with clients and companys processes and procedures

  • Develop and oversee implementation and administration of program procedures, policies, systems and procedures

  • Determine optimum staffing needs and plans for program assignments under candidates responsibility. Support BD team developing staffing plans for other pursuits.

  • Manage ongoing client reporting for capital program status.

  • Manage best practices and lessons learned

  • Lead client discussions and conversations with executive level personnel, board members and program execution oversight committees.

  • Support and develop program management team members under candidates supervision for professional growth and training needs.

  • Comply with all ethics and business practices

Minimum Requirements

  • 15+ years of practical experience in Major Capital Programs, Construction and Project Management

  • Lead Large Capital Construction programs in excess of $300M from planning through completion

  • Experience with K-12 district and/or Higher Education clients as owners representative

  • Experience leading departments or teams through program execution

  • Consultant/Owners Representative role experience

  • Degree in Engineer, Architecture, Construction Management or equivalent degree

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of technical requirements for construction systems, materials and equipment

  • Knowledge of various different delivery methods available for design and construction

  • Highly organized with strong analytical skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to interact with executive level external and internal clients

  • Organizational skills with the ability to identify and manage priorities

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Ability to multi-task and work both in a team and independently

  • Ability to partner in a highly collaborative environment with multiple stakeholders

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191646BR

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.


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