AECOM Talent Acquisition Project Manager in London, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - London, London
When you join AECOM, you become part of the world’s premier infrastructure firm – 56,000 strong across seven continents who all contribute in 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’re planners, designers, engineers, consultants and construction managers who partner with our clients to solve some of the world’s most complex challenges. Drawing from diverse backgrounds, disciplines and perspectives, we’re passionate about delivering a better world.
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 neighbourhood, community and city we touch. AECOM is a leader within Environmental, social and governance (ESG) and has this at the forefront of our thinking in everything we do.
AECOM Europe is currently going through high growth across multiple business units. We have initiated a project to incorporate our demand areas and provide talent acquisition initiatives to drive forward growth and achieve our headcount plan to attract the best talent in the market. We recognise that that the recruitment world is evolving and in order meet our growth demand and attract & retain the best talent, our recruit practices and processes also need to evolve. As a result, we are currently looking for a Project Manager to join our TA team and drive this programme to a successful conclusion.
This is a specialist role that is anticipated to last for 6-8 months. Your core focus will be to use your skills and expertise and partner with the Talent Acquisition and wider Human Resources teams and apply your project management skills to measure and drive success of our initiatives. The project scope revolves around growth, war for talent, sustainable delivery model and employee value proposition. The subsequent workflows will all tie in with the 4 key pillars of the scope.
Reporting into the Head of Talent Acquisition, Europe, this role provides a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, change management specialist with a background in recruitment to and oversee this critical project.
Drive our growth project and initiatives across the high demand areas of our Europe region to ensure overall alignment and adoption.
Work with business sector TA leads, HR Business Partners and business stakeholders to put in place key delivery metrics and implement them within our high growth demand areas.
Report and present to the relevant Senior HR Leadership team members and wider stakeholders on progress, successes and challenges during project delivery.
Drive collaborative and all-inclusive behaviours to ensure the project is delivered not only to meet the quantifiable metrics but also in a qualitative manner.
Identifying and overcoming any potential barriers to success.
Training / upskilling TA and HR community as and when required
Redefining the future delivery model to ensure success of future high growth programmes and initiatives.
Experience of working in, and successfully navigating through large complex, matrixed environment
Considerable experience in leading Talent Acquisition within a high growth, professional services market and delivering TA special projects
Prince 2, Lean six sigma or another project management or lean process qualification is highly desirable
Expert in TA techniques and trends (CRM, pipelining and sourcing, digital, automation etc)
Excellent communication, coaching and change management skills
Strong influencer with the ability to build relationships at all levels and capture the benefits of transformational projects within TA.
- Relevant Qualification.
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 Human Resources
Business Line Geography OH
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Temporary
Requisition/Vacancy No. 248714BR
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.