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Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

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Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

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Connecting with long-span suspension


In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Commercial Assistant in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - London, London - UK

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a creative, motivated and highly talented Commercial Assistant for employment in the London office to support the growth demands of the Rail sector. The selected candidate for this position needs to demonstrate competence in the below items:

  • Knowledge of project management and associated methodologies, in relation to planning, monitoring and controlling projects throughout their lifecycle

  • Strong analytic and numeracy skills with the ability to understand and present data in different representations

  • Skilled in manipulating large and complex data sets to represent the data formats necessary to control projects and programmes of work

  • Understands financial terminology and recognises the financial impact of various project actions

  • Good communicator, (both written and verbal) with ability to present at UK client meetings either in person or via remote working facilities

  • Analyses financial data to identify key project issues

  • Prepares cost forecasts which can be updated periodically

  • Prepares and analyses progress trends and cost impact

  • Prepares and assists in various levels of project reporting

  • Participates in project cost review meetings both for internal and external client purposes.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree qualified

  • BA/BSc in accounting, maths, statistics, MORSE, Actuarial sciences, Engineering

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent capability in the use of Excel

  • Competence in the Microsoft Office Suite of products (Word, PowerPoint, Visio)

  • Knowledge of MS Project is desirable

  • Knowledge in Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) is desirable

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 Engineering - Transportation - Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 245094BR

Virtual: No

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.