Transportation Researcher

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Date: Apr 17, 2019

Location: Peachtree City, GA, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 79628

Key Responsibilities
•    Research, Data Management & Analytics
o    Acquire, organize, analyze, disseminate, and monitor information on markets, clients, competitors, specific projects, technology, and legislative developments to the Business Development team and management. 
o    Obtain data to support the forecasting and tracking of markets and trends, analyzing collected data. 
o    Monitor industry statistics and follow trends in trade literature and other sources.
o    Seek and provide data to help the company determine strategic positioning in various industries. 
o    Gather data on competitors and analyze their projects, win/losses, methods of marketing, strategies, and assist with the development of pursuit White Papers and Capture Plans.
o    Perform in-depth market research on a variety of businesses in engineering, construction, and business fields. 
o    Assist with identification and update of opportunities by reviewing and understanding Local, State, and Federal funding mechanisms and Capital Investment Programs.
o    Prepare reports, illustrating data graphically and translating complex findings into written text for the Business Development team and management. 
o    Contribute to the design, development, and operation of Kiewit’s Client Relationship Management system and other data management libraries. 
o    Organize and update key stakeholder contact information.
o    Creating presentations for Senior Management.
o    Assist the Business Development and Proposal Departments with other research and business development projects, as necessary. 
o    Coordinate with other Kiewit Districts to ensure our efforts are efficient and effective.

•    Bachelors or Masters degree in Library and Information Science, Economics, Business, Marketing, Engineering, or equivalent industry experience.
•    Experience in the heavy civil construction and engineering industry is a plus.
•    Excellent research and analytical skills.
•    Familiarity with a wide range of research resources.
•    Strong writing and verbal communication skills.
•    Ability to condense large amounts of information into fast, communicable information for senior managers
•    Ability to prioritize and complete a high volume of work, managing multiple projects and coordinating multiple requests to successful completion.
•    Solid interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.
•    Excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.
•    Basic understanding of data management and analytical software, such as CRM, SharePoint, Tableau, etc. 

About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
•    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Fayetteville
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Transportation, Engineer, Business Development, Developer, Data Management, Engineering, Sales, Technology, Data

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