AECOM Associate Director – Transport Planning in Melbourne, Australia
Australia - Victoria, Melbourne
Our Infrastructure Advisory business is looking for a highly driven individual to join our Transport Advisory team based in Melbourne. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and growing the transport planning service offering, developing our Cities program from a transport focus, and identifying opportunities across our multi-disciplinary business.
The successful candidate will be a driving force behind winning and delivering key projects, whilst enhancing AECOMs technical and project delivery capability across Australia and New Zealand. You will utilise your experience in the sector to actively seek new business opportunities through client engagement – both externally and internally.
You will have a proven track record leading high performing teams of transport planners and engineers to develop technical solutions to clients’ problems through high quality delivery.
Skills and Responsibilities
Providing high quality technical advice, and application of transport planning and engineering principles and theory
Leadership and support in business and strategic planning activities grow the business
Relationship management with a wide range of clients and critical internal and external stakeholders
Help leading and to grow a team focused on delivering high standards of service.
Providing technical leadership for transport advisory projects through Project Director and Project Manager style roles.
Minimum of 15 years’ experience, ideally in a similar role (consulting experience and extensive Business Development capability preferable)
Undergraduate degree in related discipline is essential; Postgraduate qualifications and other relevant professional courses are desirable
Proven technical skills, knowledge and experience in transport engineering, transport/ traffic modelling and transport planning
Excellent communication skills, with ability to engage effectively with a wide range of stakeholders to communicate complex concepts
Inclusive and good team player with the right mix of independent thinking and working effectively within the team, sharing knowledge, providing coaching, peer review and contributing to joint problem solving
A keen focus on your own development and retaining a high level of technical skill.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 216926BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.