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Managing Director/Executive Opportunities - Water Industry (Management Consulting)


Req#: 37779BR

Date published: 1-Nov-2018

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Management Consulting

Business Plan: CST

Level: 007

Building a World of Difference…it’s more than just a tag line, it is the passion that fuels Black & Veatch’s global success. <br><br>As the leading employee-owned engineering, consulting and construction company we have an unparalleled committed to our clients and the communities they serve. Black & Veatch is seeking exceptional leaders to join our Management Consulting organization in Managing Director and Executive leadership roles in the Water industry. The world is changing at an unprecedented rate and that change increases the demand for innovation and efficiency to deliver solutions and services across the world’s utility infrastructure. Join Black & Veatch Management Consulting and use your talent and expertise to impact the world.

Primary Purpose:
• Developing and executing a plan to grow our business in water.
• Developing, deploying and delivering contemporary solutions to complex problems to address market trends in the areas of connected enterprise, capital efficiency, or new energy/water.
• Development of a portfolio of selected accounts within an industry segment, which can be one or more, representing the Management Consulting industry strategy and value propositions

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Contributes to or leads the development and implementation of the strategic direction and objectives of the service offerings within water.
• Leads development of products and/or services.
• Transfers knowledge, capabilities, and skills to improve others’ knowledge and skill levels.
• Delegates work duties according to the development opportunities and needs of individuals.
• Manages a budget and staffing responsibilities.
• Creates leverage and strengthens productive key relationships within client organizations.
• Seeks opportunities with existing or new clients.
• Assists with building and implementing strategies that align with the business objectives.
• Serves as an adviser to engagement teams.

This is a remote/virtual position requiring the ability to travel up to 80%.

Minimum Qualifications:
• 10 years of consulting experience
• 5 years of water industry experience including investment, infrastructure, and large commercial enterprises
• Proven success building and growing a practice generating $50M+ in annual revenue
• 3 years of experience directing the full client engagement lifecycle for a large consulting firm - proposal through delivery and project expansion
• All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
• 5 years of experience in one or more of the following areas:
o Infrastructure capital advisory services
o Management consulting in our areas of focus, particularly focused on operational processed and IT/OT transformation
o Leadership of development or sales of critical business and technology offerings in our areas of focus
• Strong Business Acumen
• Strategic Agility
• Understand the financial drivers and possess the business acumen to forecast, manage, and operate a significant project-based business
• Skilled in constructing a deal win strategy, financial structure, and negotiate multi-year, Statements of Work including terms, risk mitigation, pricing, and payment terms
• Experience building a successful and sustainable consulting practice
• Excellent communications/human relations presentation skills (written, verbal, client service)

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