About the Role
Summary: Serve as Project Manager responsible for the overall management, control, coordination, and execution of assigned projects provided by Laconic and their associated environmental monitoring services and products.
The organizational location of this position is: Chicago, IL as an in-person position.
Responsible for managing the efficient coordination and accomplishment of the planning, scope, development, design, and direction of major projects.
Performs as the project manager, implements corporate decisions, guidance, laws, regulations, and policy in the development of the project and intermediate products in support of the project.
Coordinates the planning, design, cost, etc., for projects of substantial scope and complexity as measured by the geographical area, management demands, technical intricacies, and public issues.
Primary point of contact for projects assigned with sponsor/customer; foreign federal, state, and local government agencies, interest; other external organizations, and higher authorities.
Manage concurrent work eﬀorts to ensure on-time, on-budget delivery, as well as achievement of targeted beneﬁts; and perform this work with an eye on customer satisfaction, anticipating the needs of the project sponsors and delivering on those needs proactively and with a high degree of quality.
Apply full lifecycle project management processes and tools using Laconic’s project management philosophies, from project initiation and planning, through execution and closure.
Ensures all environmental monitoring and survey activities are properly coordinated and conducted within established policies and procedures, laws and regulations, and executed safely.
Required Experience: Five years of specialized experience at mid-level management level, which includes working with project management processes and policies of assigned projects; managing the efficient and effective coordination and accomplishment of the planning, scoping, design, construction, and direction of assigned projects; managing project milestones and budgets of assigned projects. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted. VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. You will be evaluated on your level of competency in the following areas:
Technical Competence with environmental monitoring and computer information systems suites
About the Company
Laconic Infrastructure Partners Inc. (“Laconic”) is a leading global provider of Environmental Intelligence, Synthetic Natural-Capital Monetization, and Regenerative Ecoculture services.
Leveraging its state-of-the-art Sentient All-Domain Augmented Response (SADAR™) environmental intelligence platform, unparalleled in-situ data gathering and validation capabilities, and world-class geo-spatial analysis teams, Laconic works directly at the apex of Sovereign Nations, SOEs, NGOs, and Multinational Corporations to jointly solve a newly emerging class of complex strategic problems lying at the intersection of the ecology, economy, and security domains.
As a chartered Public-Benefit Corporation (PBC), Laconic operates as a true partner to its clients, considering the unique needs and requirements of all stakeholders to conceptualize, structure, deliver and maintain comprehensive multi-variate biologic informatics (MVBI) solutions to problems as diverse as regional food security, decarbonization initiatives, financial compliance obligations, and habitat preservation; to name but a few.
Liaising directly with the highest levels of governments, NGOs, and corporations around the world, Laconic’s Environmental Intelligence Services group delivers unique environmental insights extracted from its validated, high-quality baseline data stores to support evidence-based management of natural resources in dynamic socio-political contexts.
Supplying global institutions requiring the highest-quality structured informatics and carbon-offset monetization solutions, Laconic’s Synthetic Natural-Capital Monetization group assists our clients with the identification, management, and ongoing monetization of hitherto stranded ecosystem assets.
Exploiting its timely access to multi-variate biologic informatics, Laconic’s Regenerative Ecoculture Services group provides modern, data-driven, and sustainable quality-of-life, food & water security, and crop yield enhancement services for populations across the globe. From arid-environment wheat production in MENA to burn-free rice production in Southeast Asia, Laconic delivers innovative regenerative ecoculture solutions that protect, restore and regenerate the natural environment.
At Laconic we see humanity’s progress as unquestionably tied to the protection, restoration and regeneration of natural systems where economic growth supports a healthy and flourishing planet. It is our commitment to a better future that drives our culture, our values and the choices we make as a company; choices that shine brightly through initiatives such as our utilization of human sense-making surveys to gather insights into the experiences, needs and knowledge of the local communities who are integral stakeholders in the policy outcomes enabled by Laconic’s services.
20 years from now – we will tell our children, and their children, how we worked to build a world that is demonstrably healthier, both environmentally and socially, than the world which we have inherited.