AECOM Director - Enterprise Strategy in Los Angeles, California
United States of America - California, Los Angeles
The Director - Enterprise Strategy will help advance the agenda of executive leadership by defining strategic direction and driving critical strategic initiatives for AECOM. This position will report to the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Strategy. This position requires the ability to manage complex projects, balance multiple responsibilities, and influence key stakeholders. The Director will also be responsible for producing research reports on AECOM’s key markets and competitors, as well as developing actionable insights and recommendations for senior management based on this research.
Plan, manage, and execute enterprise-wide initiatives
Manage multi-person teams and develop junior team members
Develop well-supported solutions with specific recommendations that enable senior management to make critical decisions
Conduct and oversee internal and external research and analysis to develop actionable recommendations
Monitor key markets and competitors and develop detailed market insights and strategies
Drive the development of corporate, business unit and function strategic plans in partnership with colleagues across AECOM
Identify risks to long-range strategic plans and develop mitigation strategies
Provide strategic input into mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships and divestitures
Build credible subject matter expertise and personal brand across enterprise
Present to and influence senior leadership
An MBA, or equivalent advanced degree, from top tier program
4-6 years’ work experience, post advanced degree
Background in management consulting, private equity, corporate strategy, or investment banking
Excellent analytical, interpersonal, leadership, and communications skills
Expertise in research and analysis, strategic planning, financial analysis, and project management
Proven ability to think out of the box and challenge the status quo
Positive attitude and willingness to work on a wide variety of projects
Entrepreneurial spirit with drive to take on a leadership role and the accountability and responsibility that comes with it
Prior operational experience in EPC industry and/or market research is a plus
- Local candidates preferred.
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 Business Development
Business Line Corporate
Business Group Corporate
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 205016BR
Clearance Required 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.