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AECOM Specialist, Americas Internal Communications in New York, New York

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

AECOM is looking for a Specialist, Internal Communications for its Americas Regions Internal Communications team. This role oversees the production of strategic employee communications, supporting key business priorities and ensuring our people are connected, informed and engaged. Reporting to the Director, Internal Communications, this person will engage with the U.S West, U.S. East and Latin America, and Canada Regions to support and advance internal initiatives.

The successful candidate will be a reliable and enthusiastic team player who is excited about joining an organization responsible for delivering many of the most iconic and impactful infrastructure projects around the world.

This position will offer flexibility for hybrid work schedules with an expectation to go into an AECOM office periodically and can be based out of New York, NY or Clifton, NJ.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Edit, build, target, test and issue monthly newsletters and executive communications using Poppulo, an internal communications management tool

  • Support internal content development, including editorial calendars and project trackers.

  • Regularly update and improve internal communications channels by keeping current with latest advances and trends.

  • Support efforts to ensure messages reach target audiences and use KPIs to improve engagement.

  • Write, edit and proofread communications materials.

  • Coordinate translation and deployment of translated materials via our French translation service

  • Develop strong relationships with internal clients to provide communications support.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, English, marketing, journalism or related discipline + 2 years of professional, corporate communications-related experience, preferably in a global, multi-site company or ademonstrated equivalency of education and/or experience.

  • Strong written and oral communications skills, including copyediting and familiarity with AP style.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to synthesize complex materials and to craft creative, persuasive language and compelling messaging for a variety of global audiences.

  • Strong attention to detail to ensure accuracy, completeness and thoroughness of all work.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multi-task and work effectively on a variety of projects concurrently in a demanding, deadline-driven environment.

  • Proven ability to ensure accuracy, completeness and thoroughness of all work products.

  • Self-starter capable of assuming responsibility for several tasks at once with little supervision.

  • Project management and organizational skills.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office including PowerPoint, Word and Excel. Sharepoint, Creative Suite and Poppulo knowledge is preferred.

  • Detail oriented and passionate about delivering high-value work

  • Creative and resourceful, with a keen interest on driving best-in-class communications

  • A time management superstar – able to navigate competing priorities and multiple projects

  • A quick learner who embraces new technologies and platforms

  • A positive and enthusiastic team player

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance and/or per diem is not offered for this position.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $65K - $83K USD annually.

  • AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absences, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.


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: J10101513

Business Line: Geography OH

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: AME Support

Career Area: Marketing & Communications

Work Location Model: Hybrid