AECOM Senior Research Consultant in Chelmsford, United Kingdom
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
We are growing our Research & Innovation offering to our clients, and are eager to talk with professionals with experience of research applied to road transport. You will be a key contributor to this part of our business, as we see a number of business opportunities.
Project management and delivery of research projects for Transportation clients
Supporting the development and execution of a business plan driving growth
Preparation of proposals
Provision of ad hoc advice and support to internal and external clients
Line management including mentoring of junior staff and supporting their professional development and attainment of Chartership
Prior consultancy experience preferable but not essential
Experience of project management and delivery of research projects for Transportation clients
Transport or engineering related Degree or master’s essential, with PhD being preferred
Membership of a relevant professional body, with Chartership being preferred.
Willingness to become Chartered is essential
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Civil
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 259357BR
Additional Locations UK - Altrincham, UK - Ashford, UK - Basingstoke, UK - Belfast, UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Cambridge - Wellbrook Court, UK - Chelmsford, UK - Croydon - Bedford Park, UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield, UK - Exeter, UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Glasgow Citypoint, UK - Liverpool, Merchants Court, UK - Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK - Oxford - Avalon House, UK - Peterborough - Clarence House, UK - St. Albans, UK - Swindon, UK - Warrington - Birchwood Park, UK Glasgow - CWA
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.