Burns & McDonnell Senior Marketing Strategist in Kansas City, Missouri


The Senior Marketing Strategist advises business units in developing and executing strategic marketing plans. This position will provide client service support and will ensure that the direction of the marketing plans meet the needs of each client or project and are executed timely and accurately.

  • Assist business unit leadership with the execution of the strategic marketing plan for the business unit.

  • Produce presentations on marketing plans and marketing materials to present to the business unit leadership.

  • Monitor deadlines, benchmarks and effectiveness of marketing plan and provide updates to each business unit on the timeline of the plan and deliverables.

  • Lead marketing meetings between business unit and marketing team.

  • Collaborate with corporate marketing resources to develop creative materials to implement marketing plan initiatives.

  • Direct internal communication of firm-wide marketing news and developments.

  • Create and maintain a reporting system for marketing costs; reviews marketing performance summaries.

  • Direct proposal preparation; assist with decision on go/no-go strategies.

  • Manage maintenance of local contacts and leads database.

  • Prepare interview teams; participates in project kick off meetings.

  • Develop market specific materials.

  • Implement improvements for overall quality of marketing procedures.

  • Oversee marketing coordination efforts.

  • Participate in hiring and evaluation of marketing support staff.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in marketing or related field.

  • Minimum 7 years experience as either an A/E professional, in marketing or sales with a professional services firm.

  • Superior technical writing abilities.

  • Design/presentation software experience required.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.


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Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 180508