AECOM Senior Business Transformation Consultant in San Francisco, California
AECOM is seeking a Design Strategist to be based in Denver, CO or San Francisco, CA.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Strategy Plus, AECOM’s design consulting studio operates at the intersection of Business Transformation, Communications Dynamics and Place Strategies and is looking for highly motivated applicants who possess outstanding analytical, communication and design skills. The successful candidate will join our multidisciplinary team of talented designers and be responsible for supporting our state-of-the-art consulting projects which encompass world class corporations, healthcare and cultural institutions, universities, and local and federal government.
Working as a collaborative team leader, this individual will be responsible for excellence in leading, managing and delivering projects, including client interaction, communication, planning, research, data analytics, visualization, workshop facilitation, presentation preparation coordinating one or more project teams, undertaking business development and report writing with oversight from a Project Manager and Principal in Charge. Our clients are located through the Americas and this individual may be required to travel on an as needed basis.
- Bachelor’s degree in business, architecture, planning, design, social science, or another relevant field plus six (6) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Ten (10) years of related experience
Master’s degree in a related field
Desirable Knowledge and Expertise
Candidates will be expected to possess deep expertise in one or more of the following:
Business strategy, data analytics and operations planning
Communication strategy branding and marketing
Change management strategies and organizational development plans
Organizational effectiveness, productivity, and efficiency practices
Survey design, stakeholder interview techniques, data collection methodologies
Experience in user research, design strategy, and space programming
Background in design disciplines, I/O psychology, business, economics or planning desired
Technical Skills Range
Candidates will be expected to possess skills in on or more of the following:
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite (specifically InDesign)
Web based data analytics, visualization and presentation software
Project management, project work planning, scheduling and resource deployment
Business development, market planning and client relationships
Space programming, user research, design strategy and conceptual design
Web based data analytics, visualization, and GIS software
Culture and Personality
Candidates will be expected to possess as many of these attributes as possible:
Highly collaborative, highly communicative, creative team leader
Excellent presentation and communication skills – “Design Story Telling”
Comfortable in a fast-paced, open, creative environment
Ability to lead workshops, focus groups and presentations
Critical thinking and persuasive writing skills
Familiarity with research methodologies and processes
High degree of flexibility and the ability to lead multiple projects in multiple teams, across multiple markets
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The target salary range is $95,000-$155,000 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 and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, retirement benefits, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
What We Offer
We will give you 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.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 263522BR
Additional Locations US - San Francisco, CA - 150 California Street
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.