Senior Project Manager / Business Developer

  • Location: York, PA
  • Date Posted: April 9, 2018

Job Summary

Buchart Horn is seeking a Senior Project Manager / Business Developer with 10 years of experience to work within the Transportation Business Unit in our York, PA office.


Senior Project Management duties may include but not limited to the following:

  • Represent the firm at community and professional organization functions
  • Provide follow up to current customers to ensure satisfaction
  • Partner with management to resolve problem areas
  • Seek out new sectors of business by following industry trends
  • Put together teaming arrangements with other firms within industry
  • Accountable for the development, coordination, and execution of the design and/or construction management activities and personnel under his/her direction on a day-to-day basis
  • Establish scope, work plan and work schedule and ensure this is communicated to project staff and management
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the responsibilities to both the company and the client as set forth by the contractual agreement
  • Develop, implement and administer operational procedures, controls and administrative systems necessary to meet contractual obligations
  • Support and encourage interoffice collaboration for sales and production worksharing
  • Ensure that projects are conducted within budget and on schedule
  • Interface with clients on schedules, meetings and issues
  • Advise management of the project status on a regular basis
  • Anticipate potential schedule or priority delays and initiate plans for alternative actions
  • Assist in marketing and participate in project acquisition
  • Monitor performance vs. budget and develop strategies for corrections before overruns occur
  • Train, mentor and develop staff
  • Ensure that QA/QC procedures are being implemented and followed at all phase of a project in accordance with Buchart Horn’s Quality Assurance program procedures
  • Maximize profit while minimizing risk

Business Development duties may include but not limited to the following:

  • Use internal and external contacts to develop business opportunities
  • Develop and maintain networks of contacts within the industry
  • Coordinate with business development and senior management to provide firm information and proposal documents
  • Coordinate with other project managers to determine capabilities of firm
  • Lead proposal process


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) a plus
  • Professional Engineers License
  • Strong leadership and delegation skills
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Strong technical skills
  • Knowledge of computer systems and their applications
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Responsive to changing demands
  • Strong team-building skills
  • Forward-thinking
  • Flexibility of methods
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to quickly understand internal structure and organization of the company
  • Strong network of external contacts
  • Ability to quickly develop network of internal contacts

Buchart Horn offers a team focused work environment with competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package including paid holidays, PTO days, health and life insurance and more.

Buchart Horn 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.

All applicants must be authorized to work in the US.

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