AECOM Communications Specialist in Croydon, United Kingdom
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
Whether it’s improving the commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, we believe infrastructure has the power to uplift communities and improve people’s lives. Bringing together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions, we partner with our clients to turn their ambitions into action, changing the world for the better.
We’re proud to be recognized for our leadership, including our No. 1 ranking by Fortune as the World’s Most Admired Company in our industry for two years in a row. Join us and you’ll become a part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, program and construction managers and other professionals, working on projects that create positive and tangible impacts around the world.
About Enterprise Capabilities
Fundamental to our Think and Act Globally strategy and digital adoption, Enterprise Capabilities (EC) is AECOM’s primary vehicle for workshare. Operating across geographic boundaries and time-zones, EC partners with regional and Global Business Line project teams to provide technical expertise, accelerate delivery and keep AECOM competitive in the industry.
AECOM is looking for a Communications Specialist for its Enterprise Capabilities team. Reporting to the Communications Manager, this position is based in London and offers flexible work options for hybrid remote schedules.
The successful candidate will be a reliable and enthusiastic team player who is excited about joining a global organization and managing communications for a global audience.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Build, target, test and issue newsletters and messages using Poppulo, an internal communications management tool
Support and manage internal content development, exercising good editorial judgement
Update and continuously improve Intranet
Write, edit and proofread communications materials.
Support efforts to ensure messages reach target audiences.
Develop strong relationships with internal clients to provide communications support.
Strong written and oral communications skills, including copyediting
Ability to synthesize complex materials and to craft creative, persuasive language and compelling messaging for a variety of global audiences
Strong attention to detail to ensure accuracy, completeness and thoroughness of all work
Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multi-task and work effectively on a variety of projects concurrently in a demanding, deadline-driven environment
Proven ability to ensure accuracy, completeness and thoroughness of all work products
Self-starter capable of assuming responsibility for several tasks at once with little supervision
Project management and organizational skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office including PowerPoint, Word and Excel. SharePoint and Poppulo or other email newsletter platforms knowledge is preferred;,
Detail oriented and passionate about delivering high-value work
Creative and resourceful, with a keen interest on driving best-in-class communications
A time management superstar - able to navigate competing priorities and multiple projects
A quick learner who embraces new technologies and platforms
A positive and enthusiastic team player.
Bachelor's degree in communications, English, marketing, journalism or related discipline
Similar corporate communications-related experience, preferably in a global, multi-site company or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
With a team of over 2000 technical professionals located across seven countries and remote technical anchors, EC teams are trusted to deliver high-quality, specialist services that help to fill capability gaps, resourcing needs and technical constraints on projects of all scopes and sizes.
In fiscal year 2022, EC teams delivered more than 2 million hours to support the delivery of AECOM projects around the world.
We are Enterprise Capabilities, your partners in delivery.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Geography OH
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India
Career Area: Marketing & Communications
Work Location Model: Hybrid