|Organization||Karges-Faulconbridge, Inc. (KFI)|
|Location||Iowa City, IA|
|Date Posted||July 16, 2018|
The Senior Project Manager plays a key role in the successful management of projects and development of staff. Reporting to the Director, Industry and Infrastructure, this individual will provide technical and engineering leadership, as well as act as the “face of KFI” in Iowa. The Senior Project Manager is responsible for a high level of customer satisfaction by ensuring expectations are clearly communicated and managed – both externally and internally. The successful candidate will also create a dynamic team environment by mentoring and coaching colleagues, and fostering a highly collaborative working environment. This person will also actively support the business development process, through the writing of proposals and meeting with prospective and current customers, thereby clearly articulating KFI’s value proposition and unique differentiators.
Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:
The successful candidate will have a pragmatic and applied approach, while at the same time fostering a creative examination of customer needs and solutions.
The successful candidate will have demonstrated a strong proficiency in process and utilities design. This person will have strong interpersonal skills to enable effective development and leadership of Designers, Engineers and Project Managers. This person will also possess superior project management skills and knowledge of related tools and processes. The person will possess strong communication skills, and influencing skills, and has demonstrated the maturity and self-confidence to work with senior business leaders and customers. The level of seasoning we are looking for likely comes with a minimum of 10 years of experience following graduation.
The successful candidate will be naturally collaborative, and possess the ability to assimilate a range of ideas, programs or alternatives into a set of recommendations. This person will be self-directed, but thrive in an environment where consultation leads to superior outcomes.
Understanding the Business
Creating the New and Different
Getting Work Done Through Others
Focusing on Action and Outcomes
Bachelors’ degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering is required. Professional Engineering Registration (P.E.) is also highly desirable.
Recognizing the importance of this position to KFI, a competitive salary and benefits package will be offered.
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