AECOM Economist, Leisure & Culture in Shatin, Hong Kong

Hong Kong - Sha Tin, Shatin

Job Summary

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM had revenue of $18.2 billion during fiscal year 2017. See how we deliver what others can only imagine at aecom.com and @AECOM.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with domestic and international project teams on tourism, leisure and entertainment development consultancy projects

  • Research local and regional economic, demographics context.

  • Perform in-person and phone interviews for competitive market assessment for commercial, leisure and tourism projects.

  • Draft and prepare ppt reports based on research outcomes.

Minimum Requirements

  • Master's degree in Tourism, Economics, Real Estate, and other related disciplines.

  • Prior consulting experience strongly preferred, but non-consultant candidates with relevant experience will be considered.

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn more and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment.

  • Analytical, good numeric skills and experience with social-economic data analysis, and detail-oriented.

  • Excellent communication and writing skills in Mandarin Chinese are a must. Fluency in spoken and written English preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office essential.

  • Experience of report writing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education: Master's degree in Tourism, Economics, Real Estate, Business

  • Required Relevant Experience: 2 Years

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 Economics

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Hong Kong

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201528BR

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.