AECOM Project Director - Kolkata Metro in Kolkata, India

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Project Director - Kolkata Metro

India - West Bengal


Job Summary

AECOM India is seeking an experienced and proven professional to lead the Kolkata Metro project. This individual will supervise and manage a PMC team. The qualified individual will have a strong background in project management and project delivery for transportation especially Metro/Rail projects.

Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Planning, directing, and supervising all operations included in the project with greater risk and complexity; moderate to large financial impact.

  • Managing and leading the overall project team including all technical, financial, and client satisfaction areas using consistent processes and tools.

  • Leading the project on a local to national basis achieving quality outcomes, financial performance and client satisfaction.

  • Successfully develop strategy, preparing proposals, negotiating contracts, and executing the project.

  • Acting as primary point of contact with client.

  • Identify and recruit key talent

  • Mentor younger staff

Minimum Requirements

Minimum twenty (20) years related experience

Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Structural, Construction Management or equivalent

Licensure (PE) required

Excellent client interaction skills

Excellent writing skills including reports and proposals and presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications

Team player willing and able to work with people in multiple geographic areas

Willingness and ability to travel 30%

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country India

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183343BR

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.