AECOM Senior Stakeholder Engagement Consultant in London - UK, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - London, London - UK
We are looking to recruit an experienced stakeholder engagement professional to join AECOM’s fast growing stakeholder engagement services team. The team has won a number of exciting new commissions and currently looking to recruit to support our work on a number of infrastructure projects.
This role will involve two main activities:
management and delivery of stakeholder engagement and consultation for a range of infrastructure and other development projects; and
growth of stakeholder engagement service capabilities across AECOM’s UK business, with a focus on providing advice and support to project teams in the south west working in a variety of sectors.
The person undertaking this role will be responsible for:
management and day-to-day delivery of stakeholder engagement and consultation services on infrastructure and other development and environmental projects;
provision of specialist stakeholder communications and engagement advice to projects across AECOM’s UK business;
support in identifying new business opportunities for the provision of stakeholder engagement services and leadership of associated proposal development; and
taking a leading role in the ongoing proactive promotion of AECOM’s stakeholder engagement services to both internal and external audiences.
The role is based in Bristol but will require willingness to travel to other AECOM and client offices to work on projects; build relationships and follow-up new business opportunities. Some home working to maximise work efficiency and reduce time lost to travel can be included in the working arrangements.
Fully qualified scientist. Utilizes scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
Requires general familiarity within a broad field of scientific knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields.
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
Works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
Solves problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.
Participates in planning required to achieve prescribed objectives.
Conducts analysis and investigation work obtained from a variety of sources.
Performs inspections and tests to ensure compliance.
Participates in developing corrective measures and procedures. Formulates hypothesis, performs research and makes recommendation.
Core skills and competencies:
The role will require the following skills and competencies:
experience of delivering stakeholder engagement for infrastructure and other major development or environmental projects;
experience of delivering statutory consultation for schemes being consented via hybrid Bill, Development Consent Order (DCO),Transport and Works Act Order (TWAO) and Town and Country Planning Act;
passionate about delivering best practice principles for stakeholder engagement;
proven project management skills and ability to help others develop;
ability to work on own initiative and as part of multi-disciplinary team;
high standard of personal communication skills and confidence to engage with people in different sector disciplines, present to peers and clients, and communicate with technical/professional and community stakeholders; and
willingness to travel and work flexibly.
- Relevant Qualification:
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 242310BR
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.