CDM Smith Management Specialist 7 in Overland Park, Kansas
With high level goals provided, leads moderate to highly complex consulting analyses (e.g., operations improvement, Human Resources, organizational design, etc.) to support client business needs.
With high level goals provided, leads the preparation of moderate to highly complex sections of management consulting reports.
Leads the creation of basic to highly complex recommendations for improvements to client programs.
With high level goals provided, contacts clients to collect or review datasets and/or presentations.
Provides project status updates to clients, as required.
Manages implementation plans as appropriate.
Collaborates with sales staff to create proposals in response to current and potential client requests for proposal (RFPs).
Reviews draft proposals for adherence to firm, industry, state, local and federal regulations and best practices.
Meets with current and potential future clients to review their current and future organizational needs.
Provides technical guidance and training to more junior staff.
Mentors more junior staff and develops them for future growth within the discipline and firm.
Performs other duties as required.
Participate in Communities of Practice (CoP) activities.
May participate in professional association and societies, attend conferences, contribute to papers, etc.
Management Specialist 7
12 years of related experience.
Domestic and/or international travel may be required.
The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.
Equivalent additional directly related experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
• Expert knowledge of AWWA M-1 and WEF MOP-27, , accounting principles, finance, asset management principals, and organization management.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to understand highly complex technical, professional and business materials.
• Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, economics
• Master’s degree preferred
• Minimum of eight years experience, with at least five years developing rates and financial projections including managing more junior staff conducting these analyses
Minimum of 3 years in a consulting environment
We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.
Why CDM Smith?:
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Our employees are the heart of our company. As an employer of choice, our goal is to provide a challenging, progressive and inclusive work environment which fosters personal leadership, career growth and development for every employee. We value passionate individuals who challenge the norm, deliver world-class solutions and bring diverse perspectives. Join our team, and together we will make a difference and change the world.
Job Site Location:
United States - Nationwide
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Amount of Travel Required:
Visa Sponsorship Available:
No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position
Skills and Abilities:
Expert knowledge of corporate governance practices, organization design principles, accounting principles, finance, supply chain management, and organization management. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to understand highly complex technical, professional and business materials.
U.S. Vaccine Status:
CDM Smith Inc. and its divisions and subsidiaries (hereafter collectively referred to as “CDM Smith”) are committed to your health and safety. CDM Smith and its employees adhere to all applicable government and client COVID-19 requirements.