AECOM Analyst, Economics and Planning in Chicago, Illinois
United States of America - Illinois, Chicago
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Analyst, Economics and Planning for employment in the Economics group in the Chicago, IL office.
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
The position will involve the analysis of data related to energy, demographics, economic data, and real estate data for an array of projects.
Undergraduate or Masters degree in Real Estate, Finance, Regional Planning or related discipline
0-2 years related experience
ArcGIS and Adobe InDesign skills are required.
Strong quantitative skills and experience with Excel.
Able to analyze Census demographic data, commercial real estate data, and related data sources.
Strong writing skills. Able to clearly, concisely, and creatively communicate a wide range of data in a narrative / paragraph form, using MS Word or Powerpoint
Strong Interpersonal skills.
Willingness to take initiative; ability to work in a team environment, across offices and regions, communicating information clearly
Ability to prioritize tasks, work within variable deadlines, and handle multiple assignments that may vary in subject matter and technical requirements
General Interest in conducting research – i.e. online, via telephone, various industry and news publications
General interest in real estate (retail, office, industrial, hotel, casino, residential, golf, etc.) and economic development, public policy, planning, recreation & tourism, attractions, and/or public-use facilities
Willingness to travel, domestic and abroad
Experience with real estate financial modeling / fiscal & economic impact
Familiarity with CoStar
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 Economics
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 199019BR
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.