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AECOM Bridge Director, NSW + ACT in Sydney, Australia

Company Description

Bold ideas bring transformative solutions.

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.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

AECOM’s bridge specialists are internationally recognized for designing and managing construction on iconic bridges around the world.

Delivering complex and long-span bridges is as much an art as a science. AECOM’s interdisciplinary team is equal part artist and engineer. We’ve punctuated our 80 years of experience by designing, developing and managing some of the world’s most striking long-span and complex bridges. Our bridge practice is led by world-renowned engineers who tailor each and every solution to meet our clients’ specific needs.

We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

What will a day in this role look like:

  • Extensive collaboration within the Civil Infrastructure business

  • Connecting with leading talent in the bridges community across the ANZ region, and our Global complex and long span bridges community

  • Build our Bridges brand, industry standing and presence in the local market in line with the AECOM strategy

  • Grow opportunity pipeline by developing existing and establishing new client relationships

  • Lead and develop strategies for client engagement and provide direction and coaching for our client relationship managers

  • Drive the capture planning process and establish teams to pursue opportunities, taking the role of Bid Director/Bid Lead for Bridges lead pursuits


The following qualifications and experience are highly desired, but if you don’t tick all the boxes you could still be a perfect fit for this role. Please apply, all applications will be considered.

What are we looking for from you?

  • Recognised as a person who has built a credible reputation and position of trust in the market

  • Proven success in securing Bridges pursuits

  • Able to discuss Bridges considerations confidently with Contractors and Delivery Partners

  • Ability to lead on the writing of tenders, including ability to rapidly identify key issues and form win strategies

  • A hunger to win work and further establish our position as a leading Bridges consultancy in the infrastructure sector in NSW + ACT

  • Be willing and able to represent AECOM, taking the lead at client functions and industry events

Additional Information


AECOM acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which we, our clients and our communities live and work around Australia. We pay our respects to their cultures and to their Elders — past, present, and emerging. We are committed to connecting to Country in our work through meaningful engagement with First Nations peoples and businesses. Find out more about our Australian Reconciliation Action Plan here:


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: J10093700

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: ANZ

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid