Anthropology, Archaeology – General, Cultural Resource Management
Position Purpose: Provide cultural resource management services for KLJ projects in a timely, accurate, and cost effective manner.
Essential Functions: Lead client and project work for the Cultural Resources group Overall strategies for the Cultural Resources group including but not limited to sales, marketing, client relations, and revenue Responsible for the Cultural Resources group financials and quality goals Market to existing or potential clients and obtain work for the firm Responsible for contracts, scope of services, schedules and budgets Review for Quality Assurance and Quality Control and ensure compliance with KLJ quality standards Participate in and facilitate meetings with stakeholders and clients Effectively deal with difficult situations and confrontation both internally and externally Utilize effective written and oral communication Provide direction, review, and support to the group by leading projects; assuring proper practices and techniques Instruct, train, and mentor group members and support staff Lead staff within the workgroup
Responsibilities Coordinate business development and marketing strategy and obtain work Respond to RFPs (request for proposals) and lead interviews Prepare scope, estimates, and contracts Prepare forecast of workload for assigned staff and closely monitor backlog Supervise group members and support staff including hiring, promoting, terminations, performance reviews, and training Manage multiple project teams while acting as project manager or client manager Assist with and coordinate client management activities
Qualifications: A Masters degree in anthropology, archaeology, history or a related field and 8 or more years of experience is required Certified as a Registered Professional Archeologist (RPA) is required Secretary of the Interior qualified Must have a valid drivers license and be able to operate motorized vehicles
Preferred: Regional experience is highly desired GIS background is preferred Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite are highly desired Supervisory and project management experience is preferred
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