AECOM Office Manager in Sydney, Australia

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Position Title Office Manager

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

Our Sydney team is growing and with the establishment of a new office in Parramatta, we now have an exciting opportunity for an Office Manager to take over the day to day management of this office, including reception, administration, and facilities coordination.

AECOM provides a great a place to work, where we place a high priority on a positive culture, fun and an engaging work environment. We offer career development and mentoring, as well as social and wellbeing opportunities. AECOM has been recognised for our commitment to gender equity, value diversity and have a genuine focus on flexibility.You will be partnering with project teams, HR and regional operations to achieve success ensuring all corporate communications, focus areas and changes are communicated to staff. With capacity for approximately 70 staff, the office will primarily be utilised for staff working on Western Sydney projects and clients.

The Office Manager will become a face to the market, and will support successful project delivery.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Monitor and manage the office overheads and expenditure

  • Lead, mentor, coach and develop direct reports and assist them to achieve their full potential

  • Ensure all staff are collaborative, recognised and rewarded for their teamwork and team outcomes

  • Ensure all equipment and systems are maintained to support the office functionality

  • Proactively manage Safety, Health and Environmental Management across the office on a day-to-day basis, including Fire Warden and Emergency procedures

Minimum Requirements

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification(s) and recognised industry/professional body accreditation/membership

  • Over 10 years of working experience since graduation

  • Significant consulting/business and construction contract knowledge, with major project and/or team management experience

  • Excellent knowledge of project management, IMS systems and procedures, and financial systems

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen, customer focus and business analysis skills

  • Leadership skills including technical, human relations, team building, innovation and motivation

Preferred Qualifications

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Administrative Support / Secretarial

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162531BR