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AECOM Environmental Permitting Expert in Madrid, Spain

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

Our Environmental Department help industrial and public sector clients around the world balance growth with resiliency — achieving compliance and reducing, or eliminating, risks while protecting our natural environment.

Across our broad impact analysis, assessment and permitting practice, our experience serves to achieve our clients’ goals, ensuring they are operating according to their own business requirements as well as complying with regulatory requirements.

We are currently looking to hire an Environmental Permitting Project Manager to join our team based in Madrid.

In this role, you will be working as a Technical Expert & Project Manager for multiple environmental projects related to environmental integration in design, impact assessment, permitting strategies and advisory work.


  • Lead multiple local and international projects, managing scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensuring quality standards on project deliverables.

  • Active interaction with the client or design team aimed at both: project deliveries and commercial opportunities identification.

  • Develop environmental integration appendixes, Environmental & Social Impact Assessment; global environmental advisory; permitting assessment, etc.

  • Prepare effective technical proposals and cost estimation.

  • Provide compliance assurance of impact assessment studies with applicable local legal and international requirements (IFC, EBRD, etc.);

  • Active stakeholders management.


  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in the environmental, other sciences, engineering or related discipline.

  • Spanish & English fluent required.

  • Previous experience as Project Manager, ideally we are looking for a person who has grown from consultant to PM.

  • Solid background in clients and stakeholders management, able to lead teams in delivering different projects.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Open to work across a range of services and sectors including infrastructure (railways, roads, airports, etc.), architecture and others;

  • Ability to write well structured, concise and well-reasoned reports and proposals.

  • Open to travel as needed (across Spain).


Additional Information


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

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.

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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10094344

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid