The Principal Consultant will develop, plan, lead and manage complex projects from start to finish. Be a technical expert in functional area. Will work independently and produce results within budget and time-frame.
Essential Functions:· Provide field and technical support to Staff and Associate Consultants.· Will generate/identify organic growth through business development working with practice Leaders and M&S Group (50%)· Provide regular consultant assistance to clients (50%)· Implements and maintains company policies adhering to local, state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations. Involved in the design and development of facilities, work areas and work procedures and makes environmental, health and safety recommendations accordingly.· Identifies staff development and training needs and assist with training programs.· Ensures compliance with all environmental, health and safety regulations, and keeps abreast of any changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization.· Manage projects with a value of up to ~ $1MM· Manage project teams of up to 20 full time employees· Expert level knowledge with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.· Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.· Performs a variety of complex tasks and manages complex projects· May lead and direct the work of others.· A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
Solid report and proposal writing skills. Can effectively peer review reports. Has written non-report work/articles for professional journals. Ability to write SOPs. Has prepared and given presentations to VSI staff and clients. Has given 7+ presentations at professional conferences. Good negotiator.Can successfully plan and execute complex technical assignments independently. Is confident and competent in planning and managing projects. Can perform well and with ease in pressure situations. Routinely works independently performing complex technical work and exhibit professionalism in all situations.Ability to scope and generate proposals for medium to large proposals.
Job Requirements· Education: B.S. required, M.S. Desired· Experience: 10+ years· Utilization goal of ~50%· Must hold certification/registrations in functional area· Anticipated travel 30%.
Desired Additional Skills:· Professional certification and affiliation/activity with professional organizations.· Work with the HSE functional groups and cross-sell with BVNA Divisions· Maintain an understanding of the scope of service offered nationally by BVNA.
Professional ActivityParticipates in and/or leads and presents regularly at professional society meetings and on technical committees. Well known nationally for field of expertise. Brings in new business and develops existing clientele.