Transportation Manager - Military veterans preferred

2020-01-16
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Mexico City
Mexico

Mexico - Federal District, Mexico City

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Gerente de Línea de Transporte/Transportation Business Line Manager for immediate employment in the Mexico City, Mexico office.

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

  • Responsible for leading transportation design teams and proven capacity to encounter creative technical solutions to problems that require optimization in designs

  • Reviews project drawings and other design products to ensure optimal quality and timely delivery

  • Plans complex transportation projects, develop programs, establish and manage procurement plans, working capital and financial performance

  • Ensures that projects are executed according to plan

  • Becomes familiar with the operation of the business and with the economic commercial environment

  • Informs of any issues facing the business while anticipating and preventing unexpected situations

  • Operates as leader while also getting involved in the details of the work

  • Takes a proactive approach in helping the business to solve problems

  • Responsible for driving accounting interface to ensure timely and accurate preparation and upload of estimates at completion (EAC)

  • Validates the accuracy of revenue recognition at month end

  • Co-ordinates responses to client audit requests

  • Reviews significant project results and variances with the Project Accounting Team

  • Responsible for driving working capital management and reporting, through the achievement of cash flow objectives, engage in capital expenditures and seek to find cost effective solutions, to ultimately instill a culture of cash

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical or Structures or Highways and Ports

  • 15+ years of experience to include at least 5 in a senior position performing team management, project management, and business development

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in Spanish and English

  • Experience in highways and bridges and other similar infrastructures is essential

  • Expertise in project management, client and customer management

  • Must display evidence of good leadership, business partnering and influencing skills

  • Must feel comfortable participating both as an effective contributor and a listener in group settings which include senior staff

  • Capabilities to establish business partnerships and procure services required to deliver complex highway and other transportation projects

  • Must be able to develop, integrate and price proposals for Infrastructure projects, requesting specific support from technical teams when it could be needed

  • Knows the business and the mission-critical technical and functional skills needed to do the job

  • Understands various types of business propositions and understands how businesses operate in general

  • Approaches the role with drive and energy with an eye on the bottom line

  • Not afraid to initiate action before all the facts are known

  • Is well organized and resourceful

  • Effective and efficient at coordinating multiple resources to get things done

  • Is able to work on multiple tasks at once without losing track

  • Foresees and plans around obstacles

  • Warm, friendly, and interpersonally agile

  • Relates well to all kinds of people and builds solid professional relationships

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical or Structures or Highways and Ports

  • Experience in rail, ports, airports and other transportation lines is a plus

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 Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Geography OH

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Mexico

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232478BR

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.