Principal (m/f/d) – Focus on Asset Management

Permanent employee, Full-time · Houston

Your mission
In your role as Principal (m/f/d), you will be part of the North American leadership team with a focus on Reliability Management, Digital Solutions and Change Management. In this role, you will connect with decision makers in asset intensive industries and drive business development. As a thought leader in Asset Performance Management, you will convince clients to invest in performance-enhancing programs, and with your developmental and supportive leadership style, you will guide and grow our consulting team.


  • Lead, manage and supervise complex projects and large-scale programs independently 
  • Lead and manage multiple project teams (TAC & client) towards achieving project targets
  • Develop and maintain excellent client relationships on senior level and lead/coach key client stakeholders at senior management level
  • Responsible for key account management with focus on multinational companies in asset intensive industries based in North America
  • Generate revenue opportunities by conducting strategic and tactical sales activities including opportunity identification and evaluation
  • Develop thought leadership within at least one expertise and mentor and grow the consulting team
Your profile
  • Economic or technical degree or equivalent business experience in asset intensive industries
  • More than 15 years of relevant working experience in analyzing and delivering implementation projects                                       
  • Excellent knowledge of performance drivers in production and maintenance, preferably in asset-intensive industries
  • Proven track record in setting up, leading and completing multiple and complex projects and large-scale programs in terms of size, sites and scope
  • Excellent project management skills and experience in leading and managing multiple project teams
  • Proven track record in managing a key acccount successfully with all relevant aspects and with key client interactions
  • Experience in generating revenue opportunities by conducting strategic and tactical sales activities including opportunity identification and evaluation
  • Proven ability to quickly penetrate complex issues and to develop practical solutions
  • Able to communicate at ease with all stakeholders and senior management level
  • Hands-on mentality paired with professional and engaging presentation skills
  • Excellent fluency in speaking, reading and writing English
  • Willingness to travel within North America
What we offer
T.A. Cook Consultants LLC offers you:

  • Challenging projects with intensive customer contact and responsible tasks with the global players in the industry
  • Remote work and flexible working hours
  • The possibility of continuous development with external and internal trainings incl. an e-learning program
  • 20 vacation days plus additional floating holidays
  • Medical, visual and dental benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • A company pension scheme with attractive employer subsidies
  • A Holiday Plus program and Sabbaticals
  • Intensive onboarding program and "on the job" training
  • And many more benefits…

About us
T.A. Cook (Part of Accenture) is a global expert in Asset Performance Excellence. We work in capital-intensive industries to develop and implement programs to increase our clients’ profitability. With a team of specialized consultants, engineers, development coaches as well as a broad selection of industry focused events, we are a reliable and inspiring partner for our clients and deliver forward-thinking expertise on every level.
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