Job type full-time
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Gordian (www.gordian.com) is the leader in facility and construction cost data, software and services for all phases of the building lifecycleA pioneer of job order contracting, gordian’s solutions also include proprietary rsmeans data and facility intelligence solutionsFrom planning to design, procurement, construction and operations, gordian’s solutions help clients maximize efficiency, optimize cost savings and increase building quality.
Gordian’s facilities planning team is focused on helping clients, predominantly colleges and universities make data driven decisions around their operational effectiveness and capital investmentsSince 2000, our consulting solutions have helped over 450 campuses in the united states and canada including half of the top 100 universities in the nation and more than half of the top 100 liberal arts institutionsBuilding upon historical success in higher education, our solutions have extended to serve clients in state and local government, k-12 education and the federal governmentOur services are founded on rigorous measurement, benchmarking and analysis, which - when combined with the industry’s largest database of financial and facilities data help all of our clients make critical decisions about the future of their facilities.
Often seen as the “engine” of facilities planning analysts will work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment to drive detailed data analysis and develop high quality client deliverablesThe best analysts excel in an environment where they are challenged to learn quickly and take ownership early while managing multiple tasks effectively and embracing a demanding work environment that values ongoing professional growthWe’re looking for new analysts to be a part of our 2019 class.
Positions are located in guilford, ct, jenkintown, pa and portland, or
Manage data collection for multiple members (clients).
Discovery meetings with clients including gathering data pieces from primary contacts on-site that include walk-throughs, presentation delivery to campus leadership, and building assessments
Processing data and analysis of collected data using excel and other tools
Communicating with campus representatives and teammates to understand the institution`s goals as well as its data
Reviewing data to answer questions like: what story do the numbers tell? what campus problems can the data help solve?
Developing presentations to communicate the campus story, suggest strategic plans and cultivate engagement in sightlines’ recommendations and partnering with project leads and account managers to create and fine-tune presentations
Assist in delivering presentations to members on campus
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Strong communication and presentation skills
Strong organizational and prioritization skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Analytical skills – the ability to have numbers “tell a story”
Proven success working as both a leader and a learner in a team environment
The ability to identify project challenges, when to escalate them and when to solve them independently
Experience in facilities planning and/or planning and construction are a plus
Proficiency in microsoft office suite programs, particularly excel and powerpoint
The ability to travel up to 50%
Physical requirements for this role include the ability to move effectively around a campus environment for 6-8 hours per day at times, as well as the ability to occasionally ascend/descend a ladder and/or work in outdoor weather conditions as many as several times a month
Fortive/gordian requires new employees to be fully vaccinated for covid-19 as defined by the cdc, subject to applicable, verified accommodation requests.
Why is this a rewarding position?
Ownership of projects: analysts are responsible for all data management, critical thinking, and story-crafting for each of their projectsBy working on projects from start to finish, you have the opportunity to learn and develop professionally from the first day you walk on campus to the final presentation delivered to the president or board of trustees.
Collaborative environment: sightlines is a dynamic, collaborative companyWorking jointly with our coworkers enables us to solve problems, implement new ideas, improve our products, learn from each other and enhance our office environment.
Professional development opportunities: like any good investor, sightlines is dedicated to growing the value of our best asset: our employeesWe have a clearly designed ladder for growth in the analyst track and are committed to rewarding quality workOur company culture encourages learning and providing regular feedback to promote growth.
Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of professional instrumentation and industrial technologies businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive marketsWith 2017 revenues of $6.7 billion, fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in everett, washington and employs a team of more than 26,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 50 countries around the worldOur team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careersWith a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the fortive business systemFor more information please visit: www.fortive.com.
Gordian is the world’s leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and services for all phases of the building lifecycleA pioneer of job order contracting (joc), gordian’s offerings also include our proprietary rsmeans data and sightlines facility intelligence solutionsFrom planning to design, procurement, construction and operations, gordian’s solutions help clients maximize efficiency, optimize cost savings and increase building qualityGordian is a part of the international business group fortive, with 26,000 people employed worldwide.
We offer an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and ltd insurance, hsa, and a 401(k) retirement planEoe m/f
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