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AECOM Project Manager EV in Leuven, Belgium

Company Description

AECOM envisions a world where infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. This includes provision of energy locally and efficiently in a sustainable manner that does not compromise future generations. We maintain energy security while supporting carbon reduction in a dynamic and growing market. Our goal is to partner with our clients to address the shocks and stresses, natural and manmade, on the generation and delivery of electricity to ensure more socially equitable access to resilient, clean power for all.

We are currently hiring a Project Manager able to manage single projects or programs in the New Energy space in Europe, stationary in the Netherlands.

AECOM Next Generation Energy is a market facing organisation within AECOM that provides direct solutions to pure play Energy customers by bringing the best of our company together in an integrated manner. In parallel we deliver Energy services to our wider Markets in their relationships with clients for all their Energy needs. In response to a dynamic and growing market, we have prioritised four clear segments to shape our organisation and associated strategy.

Job Description

We are looking to hire someone initially focussed on projects in the Energy Transition segment: transportation electrification (EV), hydrogen and wider infrastructure decarbonisation solutions. With a fast-moving market your role can shift to other parts of the Energy space and AECOM’s wider ESG agenda.

Within this function you will play a key role in all the stages of the project, from strategy and consulting to feasibility, execution and successful handover of your projects or programs.

Key duties include:

  • Provide (technical) support to our client’s challenges in the New Energy space, always finding the right solution and capabilities available at AECOM

  • Providing leadership and management for the project allocated to the required schedule, to budget quality and environmental standards.

  • Act as the Company representative for all day-to-day Contract matters with the Client during the program execution.

  • Negotiate changes to the scope of work with the client and contractors.

  • Delivery of the project against all HSE metrics

  • Build and maintain a well-functioning team and relationships with the various parties involved within the project: e.g., design, procurement, environment, (sub)contractor(s) and other stakeholders such as AECOM Energy, technical advisors, operator(s) and end users.

  • Monitor financial performance of your projects and programs in line with AECOM financial reporting, project reviews and other mandatory requirements.

  • Administer AECOM contracts and ensure compliance with company procedures.

Minimum Requirements

  • Engineering Degree or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum experience in managing construction projects and/or programs, experience in EV delivery projects or programs is a plus.

  • Proven affinity with the Energy Transition and/or Energy space

  • Fluent Dutch and English language skills.

  • Flexible to travel and able to divide time between home, office and client sites HSSE Leadership

  • Confident and capable individual with strong client focus, able to operate and grow a performing team

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

  • Confident in formulating and expressing robust opinions. Assertive and challenging as required.

  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines.

  • Good grasp of IT, particularly Excel, Word and project planning software.

  • Valid driving licence

Preferred Qualifications

  • A background in Electrical Engineering would be beneficial

  • Experience with Electrical Vehicle Charging Infrastructure is a plus


Additional Information

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.

ReqID: J10076080

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid