Client Project Manager – Marine Infrastructure (NEWPORT, RI)

Foth is accepting applications for a Client Project Manager-Marine Infrastructure in Newport, RI. 

Do you like to solve problems in an engaging, collaborative, team environment? Are you excited about discovery, technical innovation, and achievement? Does working in a flexible culture with professional growth opportunities, a family friendly vibe, and smart, caring colleagues make for a great day? If so, consider an employment opportunity at Foth and join these members who enjoy their employment experience.

The scientists and engineers of Foth Environment Solutions take on complex projects across many markets, including manufacturing, mining, solid waste, utilities, and coastal infrastructure. Informed by decades of experience and today’s best practices, we solve critical problems and add value in each of the markets we serve.

Foth Environment Solutions has a long track record of exceptional results. Whether the goal is asset realization, navigating regulations, ensuring safety, reducing costs, or gaining a competitive edge, we are ready for the challenge.

Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC is currently seeking a team-focused, innovative, and results-oriented professional, with a natural desire to cultivate relationships. This individual should have an aspiration to develop from a technical leader or senior project manager to a Client Manager. At Foth, with our strong emphasis on our clients and teamwork, we refer to this individual as a Client Team Leader. This position will be working out of our Marion, MA or Newport, RI locations.

This individual shall have a strong ambition to leverage existing relationships and develop new business opportunities, primarily focused on public and private/industrial waterfront facilities.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Leverage existing relationships to develop new business opportunities aligned with Foth’s targeted market approach
  • Participate in development of proposals/presentations
  • Develop and maintain long term client relationships
  • Interface with the client to ensure satisfaction with services delivered
  • Help develop win/win pricing strategies for Foth and our clients
  • Help develop strategies to address client risk, execution concerns, and stakeholder issues
  • Work with Foth project management and clients to ensure project success
  • Participate in regulatory negotiations and client advocacy with external stakeholders
  • Participate in strategic planning, development, deployment, and growth with Foth clients
  • Grow to understand and respond to overall market trends, challenges, and client concerns
  • Function as a project manager or utilize technical knowledge as needed
  • Identify and support turn-key or design-build value propositions to Foth clients
  • Mentor and coach team members

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Geology, or similar technical discipline
  • 10+ years of experience in engineering consulting services in either the public or private sector
  • Previous marine, waterfront, coastal, dredging and/or resiliency project experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of experience in engineering consulting services in either the public or private sector
  • Demonstrated success in business development in the port & harbor infrastructure and dredging market
  • A proven track record developing, retaining and maintaining clients
  • Proven technical leadership or project management on complex, multi-disciplined projects including preparation of design calculations, site plans, construction drawings and specifications, and other technical work products
  • Previous experience developing design/build project opportunities

All Foth Companies are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law. All locations are tobacco-free.

About Foth
Foth, the largest engineering and science consulting firm headquartered in Wisconsin, employs more than 650 members and operates in 28 locations to provide our national and international clients with convenient, personal services.

Our dynamic science and engineering teams at Foth are organized into business units – Environment Solutions, Infrastructure Solutions, and Production Solutions – each comprised of extraordinary talent embodying decades of knowledge and specialized expertise. We bring our 80 year history of success and interdisciplinary knowledge to every client we serve, understanding their business, providing trusted advice, and developing customized, innovative solutions with remarkable energy and ingenuity.

Foth provides engineers, scientists, and other talented professionals an award-winning employment experience, including flexibility to balance work and life. We take on our clients’ toughest challenges which provides meaningful project assignments working alongside creative and dedicated team members.

Foth’s commitment to our members is demonstrated by annually reinvesting 5% of professional fee revenues in professional development activities. Our work environment is professional, collaborative, and fun. Each day, we work together in a unified, values-based culture, helping our clients’ achieve their goals and improving the world we live in.

Join our team and experience the Foth difference!

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