|Job Ref:||31601||Employer:||WSP Group||Country:||United States||City:||Los Angeles||Address:||Post Date:||21/10/2016 05:10|
About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff|
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff is seeking a Regional Business Manager for the West region of our transportation business. The Regional Business Manager is responsible for driving growth and operating performance for the region, which encompasses five states: California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada and Hawaii. The firm provides consulting, planning, design engineering, program management and construction management to the highway, rail, transit, aviation, and ports, marine & coastal subsectors.
Responsibilities of the position include oversight of operations conducted in  primary offices and major project sites that are led by Area Managers or senior project managers. The Regional Business Manager is responsible for assuring proper levels of staffing, for effective execution of our quality systems, for strategic development within the region and for monitoring project financial performance. The Regional Business Manager will also be responsible for ensuring implementation of the firm's safety, ethics, and compliance programs.
Approximately 50% of the Regional Business Manager's activities will be externally focused including the developing and managing key client relationships, building pipeline, and maintaining a strong brand image for WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff within the industry. Internal responsibilities will focus on leading the firm's marketing, delivery and management performance throughout the Southwest region. Specific responsibilities for this position include: