AECOM Environmental/Social Oil and Gas Lead in Mexico, Mexico

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental/Social Oil and Gas Lead

Mexico - Federal District


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental/Social Oil and Gas Lead for employment in our Mexico City office.

AECOM is expanding its operations in Mexico to grow our business serving the oil and gas market. The Environmental/Social Oil and Gas Lead will possess both technical and business development skills that can help market our capabilities and successfully apply our environmental and socioeconomic skills for the oil and gas industry.

As a subject matter expert, the selected individual will be responsible for the successful execution and growth of programs that span AECOM’s oil and gas market as they impact the energy industry, from upstream through midstream, downstream, and chemicals. To be successful, this individual must have established client relationships in this industry within Mexico. The individual must have strong interpersonal skills and be perceived by clients and peers as a leader who provides value. The individual should also have a relevant technical background in environmental and socioeconomic studies in Mexico and experience in planning and managing projects serving the oil and gas industry. The successful candidate will possess demonstrated leadership qualities and a successful track record in developing and completing initiatives.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Develops effective and insightful analysis of external market and technology trends within the oil and gas market, identifiying key business and growth opportunities for AECOM’s portfolio

  • Establishes a clear understanding of competitor practices and defining strategies for effectively developing differentiated competitive strategies for AECOM’s oil and gas business line offering

  • Responsible for growing business to $2 M/year within two to three years

  • Manages projects, meeting schedules and budget constraints and uses earned value management techniques to track project status

  • Project management will include scheduling and mobilizing staff, selecting vendors, and managing performance to meet cost and schedule deadlines

  • Works closely with other AECOM leadership in executing the overall oil and gas business strategy and in building overall awareness of AECOM’s services

  • Identifies skill sets needed for AECOM’s offshore environmental Mexico office to effectively develop and grow our business

  • Develops long-term financial and business strategies to support investment requirements and decisions consistent with strategic business line objectives, establishing appropriate financial measures and economic analysis to assess accomplishment of investment objectives

  • Prepares proposals and negotiates with clients in collaboration with internal technical, legal, and contract stakeholders

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant technical discipline, such as environmental engineering, ecology, social science or other environmental discipline

  • 15+ years of scientific and/or technical experience working in related technical field, or equivalent experience for oil and gas to include 5+ years of experience in a Technical Sales or Technical Service position

  • Experience selling technical programs to oil and gas industry clients

  • Experience managing relationships with clients

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with subcontractors or research organizations

  • Ability to write proposals and sell work

  • Computer proficient in MS Office

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in a relevant technical discipline, such as environmental engineering, ecology, social science or other environmental discipline

  • Ability to travel, with up to 25% of time away from the office

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Mexico

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 179536BR

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.