AECOM Senior Stakeholder Engagement Consultant in Cork, Ireland
Ireland - Dublin, Dublin
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Stakeholder Engagement Consultant to join our team in supporting the delivery of stakeholder engagement for infrastructure, sustainability initiatives and other development projects across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
We’re looking for a hard-working, passionate individual who can demonstrate experience in delivering effective communications. Knowledge of stakeholder engagement and infrastructure communications would be an advantage but is not essential.
Our team focuses on engagement, consultation and communications during the consenting, construction or delivery phase of projects. We have an ever-increasing portfolio of work across some of the most high-profile developments and programmes across the island. Our stakeholder engagement helps effective delivery of strategically vital infrastructure including transport, water, industrial, energy and utility schemes. Examples of some of our recent stakeholder engagement work are below:
Luas Finglas – public consultation
Dublin Airport Authority – North Runway
High profile datacentre development support
Dublin Waste to Energy scheme
Shannon Liquid Natural Gas consent
Motorway projects and upgrades – north and south
Clarecastle Decommissioning Project
This role will assist with the delivery of a range of stakeholder engagement and communication activities, with a focus on pre-planning application consultation, as well as construction phase delivery engagement for development projects. Delerables vary from client to client, and no two days will ever be the same. However, in the main, this role will include the below:
Development of themes, core messages and collateral for multiple audiences and stakeholders, including digital users, the media, local communities, statutory bodies, technical groups and elected representatives.
Planning and delivery of events, both physical and virtual, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all attendees, delivering logistics, developing tailored materials, developing Q&As and briefing colleagues.
Supporting consultation delivery, developing surveys, managing stakeholder feedback channels and analysing consultation responses.
Liaising with internal and external clients, ensuring a high level of customer service and ensuring accurate, timely reporting.
Helping support the growth of the stakeholder engagement service across AECOM, focusing on providing advice and support to teams in Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland. This will require working collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team.
Significant experience in a professional communication setting.
Desirable – some experience working in a stakeholder engagement/infrastructure communications setting.
Demonstrable ability to understand, interpret and present complex information in a communications setting.
Ability to managing multiple workstreams across diverse project/clients/services, within demanding timescales.
A proven aptitude to manage clients (either internal or external) and work in a collaborative way across teams/organisations.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong use on basic suite of IT packages, including Excel.
- Third level qualification in a relevant discipline, including (although not limited to) environmental sciences, planning, social sciences, history, law, communications or marketing.
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 255117BR
Additional Locations IE - Cork - Montrose House
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.