AECOM Senior Stakeholder Engagement Consultant in St Albans, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans
We’re looking for a degree educated and passionate individual who can demonstrate experience in engaging stakeholders or delivering effective communications to support complex projects.
You will have experience or interest in industry sectors relevant to our business (e.g. transport, energy, water, residential development, commercial development), and will be confident engaging a variety of stakeholder groups.
You will also have good personal communication skills, will need to work flexibly and be willing to travel.
Knowledge of UK planning and environmental policy developments related to stakeholder participation and engagement would be an advantage.
You will have the opportunity to work on projects that are transforming infrastructure across the UK. Your role will include:
Assisting with the management and delivery of a range of stakeholder engagement projects, with a focus on pre-planning application consultation and engagement for infrastructure development projects.
Supporting the growth of the stakeholder engagement service across AECOM, with a focus on providing advice and support to teams across the UK. This will require working collaboratively and iteratively with a multi-disciplinary team.
Supporting the identification of new business opportunities and associated proposal development, which will include promoting AECOM’s stakeholder engagement service to both internal and external audiences
Reporting to the design team leader you will also interface directly with other team members, from graduate to Directors and with other internal design teams
You will have strong development skills and have the ability to develop and manage the work of others if and when required.
Our rapidly growing stakeholder engagement service plays a key role in delivering major infrastructure and development projects.
Our work revolves around engagement, consultation and communications during the consenting or construction phase of projects. We have been involved in a range of high-profile projects in the UK, across a range of sectors including:
HS2, Phases 1 and 2;
A303 Stonehenge, A46 and A428 highway schemes for Highways England;
Major station and network upgrade works at Waterloo and Kings Cross for Network Rail;
Burgess Hill development for Homes England;
Thames Tideway Tunnel, Thames Water; and
Multiple energy and waste management facilities.
The team comes from a wide range of backgrounds, and we would be particularly interested in hearing from candidates with experience of stakeholder engagement, consultation or communications.
With over 85,000 employees globally, AECOM is the largest environmental and engineering consultancy in the world and works in more than 150 countries.
Working at AECOM offers a real opportunity for professional growth and career progression, and you will work within a positive culture where learning and development is actively supported and promoted. We believe in a healthy work/life balance, and have a flexible working policy and other initiatives to help support this.
Experience of delivering stakeholder engagement, statutory consultation or communications for complex projects, ideally related to infrastructure development;
Experience or interest in industry sectors relevant to AECOM’s business (e.g. transport, energy, water, residential development, commercial development);
Passionate about delivering effective communications with a high standard of personal communication skills;
Confident engaging with people in different sectors and disciplines, presenting to peers and clients, and communicating with statutory and com
- Candidates will be considered who are degree qualified or who can demonstrate equivalent work experience.
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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 247299BR
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.