Program Director

AECOM - Orlando, FL3.7

Full-time
AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Program Director for immediate employment in our Orlando, FL office. Program Director will be in charge of development and implementation of large complex Convention Center. In this role as the program lead, the candidate will be responsible for a team of program management professionals and reporting to the client on program related issues.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Direct communications with the Orange County Chairman, County Administrator, Board of County Commissioners and local developers. Negotiate land purchases, including communicating with applicable state agencies

+ Collaborating closely with the master planner, designers and construction managers on all aspects of the project

+ Develop the master project schedule, maintain project budget, and oversee transportation projects that may support the OCCC expansion program.

+ Review construction documents, create and manage schedules, review and approve owner change orders, and perform site inspections for quality control

Minimum Requirements

+ 15+ years’ relevant experience leading major Convention Center/K-12 programs in Florida totaling over $4 billion

+ Experience with major convention center renovations

+ Experience working with Orange County and other local agencies/jurisdictions in the Orlando area

+ Experience with Orange County Convention Center leadership or similar convention center managing entities

+ Experience managing a large team of program management professionals

+ Experience on the pre-design, design, construction and close out stages of large convention center/K-12 programs

+ Perform presentations to Commission, Boards and similar government entities

+ Communicate with executive leadership and other stakeholders

+ Excellent communication and writing skills

+ Experience with budgeting and scheduling of major convention center programs

Preferred Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Architecture, Engineering or similar degree preferred but not required

+ PE, RA, or GC licensure preferred but not required

+ Experience with MS Project or Primavera – preferred but not required

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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