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Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

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Focusing on legacy, culture and location

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Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

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Coralie Soudee

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Connecting with long-span suspension


In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Bid & Proposal Specialist – Defence in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

This is an exciting opportunity to join our National Defence Team as a Proposal Partner, providing highly valued support to the capture phase, and leading bid phase activities for environmental, engineering and project management pursuits within the Defence sector. You’ll be part of a well-respected team that encourages excellence and achievement, and is driven by the core values of quality, reliability, passion, and persistence.

This role will:

  • Suit someone located in either Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney or Melbourne

  • Work alongside the technical bid leads to manage the bid process

  • Coordinate and write compelling content for submissions and presentations

  • Coordinate and lead bid strategy, review and risk workshops

  • Keep the bid teams on schedule to produce high quality documents within tight timeframes

  • Maintain and develop content for the library of Defence pursuit collateral

Minimum Requirements

  • More than three years' experience in a similar role

  • Experience in Defence tendering (highly desirable)

  • Ability to build strong internal client relationships

  • Highly organised and able to work under pressure

  • A strong sense of commitment and a willingness to learn

  • Expert MS Office user, with Adobe Creative Suite experience

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Defence Security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification (degree in journalism, English, marketing & communications or similar)

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 Administrative Support / Secretarial

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 250730BR

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.