AECOM Oil and Gas Line Client Account Manager in Denver, Colorado

Requisition/Vacancy No. 152545BR

Position Title Oil and Gas Line Client Account Manager

Job Category Business Development

Business Line Environment

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Colorado

City Denver

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Oil and Gas Line Client Account Manager for immediate employment in the Denver, CO office. This is an opportunity to join our dynamic and growing Management team as an Oil & Gas Business Line Client Account Manager (CAM) for our Rocky Mountain Area.

The growth and diversification of the Oil & Gas Business Line is a top initiative, and the successful candidate will enjoy the full support of both regional and local resources through a committed team environment. This position will develop a close working relationship with the Business Line Leader as well as our Mountain Area Management Team.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Supporting a strong, diverse Oil & Gas Business Line team

  • Maintaining a team-centered, growth-oriented and entrepreneurial business culture that seeks to identify new business opportunities, anticipates and responds to market and client needs, and builds value for the company, clients, and employees through excellent project execution

  • Managing large and complex projects and performing technical work, with primary focus on environmental and permitting projects; example project work may include water lifecycle management; preparation of NEPA documents; managing biological and cultural resource field teams; permitting and compliance projects for air, water and/or waste at the federal, state and local levels

  • Applying knowledge of environmental issues facing the Oil & Gas industry to find solutions for clients, whether in traditional resource plays or unconventional resource plays

  • Contributing technical expertise in environmental or engineering discipline as needed

  • Monitoring projects within the Oil & Gas Business Line to verify proper project-management practices are incorporated and followed

  • Verifying appropriate quality, safety, and accounting standards are being followed

  • Verifying appropriate company-wide expertise is leveraged for project success

  • Verifying client satisfaction

  • Providing guidance and coaching to project teams as needed

  • Establishing strong industry and outside contacts to maintain a keen awareness of major trends, activities, and requirements within the Oil & Gas market

  • Developing sales strategies and driving business development activities, including marketing efforts, proposals and contract negotiations with key clients

  • Building key business initiatives with measurable goals and milestones that support the Oil & Gas Business Line and overall company strategy

  • Identifying key project pursuits and leveraging AECOM company-wide resources to grow the business and relevant technical capabilities

Our CAMs have the opportunity to draw on a group of technical, financial, and marketing staff to assist in producing high-quality deliverables and marketing materials.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Sciences, Engineering or related field

  • 15+ years of total experience, including team leadership, project management and technical work experience in environmental or engineering field

  • Industry-recognized in upstream and midstream Oil & Gas industry and active in professional societies; a strong network of clients and professional contacts in the Rocky Mountain Area or similar experience and contacts that could lead to client development will be considered

  • Project management and technical work experience in Oil & Gas industry for projects providing environmental or engineering services; market segments may include but are not limited to: water resources, air permitting, NEPA/ environmental planning, site civil design, and EHS compliance

  • Solid knowledge of the consulting profession, 5 years of which would have principally focused on managing business development and/or client relationships

  • Visionary and a strategic thinker with a proven track record for growing operations in a challenging economic environment

  • Commitment to driving strong business performance, continuous improvement, and best practices

  • Strong understanding of the Colorado and Mountain Region markets in planning, consulting, design, and construction for the Oil & Gas industry

  • Successful track record of managing staff with diverse backgrounds

  • Excellent listening and communication skills

  • Experience in developing and leading a team

  • This position requires successful completion of the AECOM Project Management Certification program within 6 months of hire. This certification program is a series of learning modules and is available on-line through the AECOM University at no financial cost to the employee

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Must be able to work effectively in team situations as well as independently and establish strong relationships with other teams where overlap of client project work and/or business opportunities exist

  • Possess the ability to work with and mentor junior and mid-level staff

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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