CDM Smith Client Service Leader - USEPA Superfund/ Environmental Programs in Lakewood, Colorado

Job Description:

CDM Smith has an exciting opportunity for a Client Service Leader to lead client engagement and business development activities for Superfund and other environmental programs with US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) clients on the East Coast. In this position, you will pursue and win new business development opportunities, conduct strategic business planning activities, and lead proposal development activities. CDM Smith has been providing services to the EPA and environmental remediation market for over 35 years.

We are open to filling this position in any of our offices in the United States.

As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:

• Proactively assuming responsibility for new business development activities

• Having an established business network - potential clients and teaming partners

• Developing new client contacts

• Conducting Strategic New Business Planning (Annual Sales Plan, Capture Plans, Client Account Plans)

• Developing Branding Plans directed at unit's strategic clients

• Providing strategic teaming/joint venture arrangements

• Developing and managing proposal efforts and presentations

• Implementing CDM Smith’s Sales Delivery Process and proactive use of CDM Smith’s sales tools

• Meeting annual sales goals from both existing and new clients

• Managing business development budgets and costs

• Managing and communicating potential sales risk (including communication with risk management committee)

• Negotiating critical issues with clients and potential teaming partners and subconsultants

• Aligning CDM Smith’s firm-wide strategies with other business development activities

• Keeping abreast of new Federal environmental initiatives, funding issues and organizational changes

• Engaging in routine coordination with other area client service leaders and internal business units to meet business objectives

• Contributing to firm's stature by actively participating in leadership roles in professional societies

• Following and implementing CDM Smith’s standardized business practices

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Client Service Leader - USEPA Superfund/ Environmental Programs


ENT Sales - EPA

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Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering field is required

• At least 15 years of experience since obtaining Bachelor’s degree

• Registration as Professional Engineer in the state in which your assigned office is located is required for engineering backgrounds or Certification and/or Masters degree in specialty field required for scientist backgrounds (where one exists)

• Strong client relationships with US EPA Agency clients

• Strong interpersonal, time management, organization, business acumen and listening skills

• Experience in Business Development for EPA projects including proposal development

• Ability to work within a large organization to leverage firm’s qualifications for the Federal Client

Preferred Qualifications:

• Previous experience working with the EPA Superfund program

• Masters degree

EEO Statement:

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, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

United States - Nationwide

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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Visa Sponsorship Available:

No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position