Jacobs Client Account Manager - Remote in Des Moines, Iowa
Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
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Jacobs’ Federal & Environmental Solutions Business Unit within the People & Places Solutions Line of Business has global reach to serve its diverse client base with specialized project delivery. We create and deliver solutions in the Buildings & Infrastructure and Environmental Markets with end-to-end solutions to complex challenges that span the entire project lifecycle.
We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, operations & maintenance support, design-build project delivery, and the full span of environmental services. Our consulting practices leverage thought leadership in the areas of asset management, energy solutions, and business strategies.
Reporting to the Army/Air Force Portfolio Sales Director, this Client Account Manager (CAM) position has the principal focus of participating in the refinement of our growth and sales strategy for our Army and Air Force clientele, primarily the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the Air Force Civil Engineer Center (AFCEC), and implementing the same. This sales-oriented position will serve our client’s requirements and missions in the areas of facilities and infrastructure (professional services supporting the military construction (MILCON) and sustainment, restoration, and modernization (SR/M) programs); environmental compliance, investigation, and cleanup; and civil works. Specific client assignment will depend on the candidate’s existing client base and relationships, areas of expertise, and/or location.
In this strategic role you will:
Represent Jacobs to the client in a positive, relationship-oriented, solutions-delivery approach by leveraging the depth and breadth of Jacobs’ capabilities.
Identify and prioritize business opportunities that lead to consistent growth for the Firm
Assess project and program requirements, while developing and recommending a sound approach or application to meet the needs of the project and client.
Coordinate and facilitate Go/No Go decisions and help develop required sales costs aligned with opportunity potential and return on investment objectives.
Lead the development of the Firm’s win strategy and value proposition related to key pursuits.
Identify, coordinate, and lead capture teams and actively manage and shape proposal development for Federal contracts.
Lead the development of opportunity fee proposals and coordinate with discipline leadership for input.
Participate in negotiations with the client.
Secure management commitment and influence/attract key staff for pursuits.
Advocate on the client's behalf by actively engaging the firm to address client needs and recommend strategic actions to optimize our investment and market growth.
Facilitate creation of deep, personal, valuable client relationships between Jacobs personnel and client personnel (management, technical, functional, delivery) to facilitate positive working atmospheres, and to broaden the firm’s understanding of underlying client objectives at the appropriate levels.
Develop trust and credibility with clients by engaging in business discussions to understand key drivers to best align our solutions with client’s needs.
Represent Jacobs at conferences, symposiums, seminars, and workshops to actively engage with the client and join relevant organizations to further build client relations.
Develop a deep understanding of the competition for this client market.
Identify higher levels of client engagement for executive sponsors.
Actively engage with capture teams to influence sales process discipline, win strategy and proposal development, interviews, and presentations.
Develop and deliver on client specific strategy, business plan and KPIs.
Jacobs health and welfare benefits are designed to invest in you, and in the things you care about. Your health. Your well-being. Your security. Your future. Eligible employees and their dependents may elect medical, dental, vision, and basic life insurance. Employees are able to enroll in our company’s 401k plan, and if eligible, a deferred compensation plan, and Executive Deferral Plan. We have an unlimited U.S. Personalized Paid Time Off (PPTO) policy for eligible full-time exempt employees, seven paid holidays, one floating holiday, and caregiver leave. Hired applicants will be able to purchase discounted company stock and have the opportunity to receive a performance discretionary bonus.
Typical salary range for this position is $110,700 to $193,400 and is commensurate with experience relative to the position.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor of Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management or equivalent
United States Citizenship
At least 15 years of relevant project delivery and program management experience
Strong working knowledge of DOD design and construction requirements and standards
Existing relationships across the Army and Air Force client portfolios
Existing security clearance is preferred, but not required
At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.