AECOM Senior Economist, Shanghai in Shanghai, China
Requisition/Vacancy No. 145109BR
Position Title Senior Economist, Shanghai
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line Design + Planning
State/Province/Region CN - Shanghai Municipality
Why Choose AECOM? Imagine working for a truly global company whose 45,000 employees share a singular passion: to make the world a better place. We enjoy what we do at AECOM. We bring projects to life in the cities and communities in which we work, and we’re driven by a set of values and a common purpose — to create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. Innovation is built into every project we manage and every community we serve. We’ll provide you support in an environment that allows you to grow and succeed. Come share your passion with us.
About the Business Line
Design + Planning
Our professionals specialize in design, master planning, environmental and ecological planning, strategic planning and economic development. We create implementable solutions that promote sustainable land use and enhance quality of life.
Lead domestic and international project teams on land-based development consultancy projects.
Research local and regional economic issues.
Provide consultative services to governmental and non-governmental agencies regarding new town planning, urban and rural regeneration.
Provide development recommendation and strategies for commercial, residential and tourism projects.
Financial feasibility and profitability studies.
Propose solutions to issues such as labor markets, education and skills, deprivation and social inclusion, inward investment and business development.
Draft and prepare reports based on project outcomes.
Play a key role in marketing and business development of new opportunities, including conducting client presentations.
Project management for small to medium sized projects, including ensuring deadlines are met, financial management, and staff management.
Master degree in Economics, Real Estate / Land Management, Urban Planning or property related discipline.
5-10 years’ relevant consulting experience, preferably with a developer or real estate consultancy.
Analytical, good numeric skills and experience with social-economic data analysis, and detail-oriented.
Experience of report writing.
Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.
Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.
Relevant experience in tourism, real estate development, industry planning or infrastructure economics.
A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn more and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment.
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.