AECOM Senior Consultant – Sustainability & Resilience in Sydney, Australia

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Position Title Senior Consultant – Sustainability & Resilience

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

Reporting to the Workgroup Manager – Impact Assessment and Permitting, you will primarily assist with stakeholder engagement and report writing aspects of multiple concurrent sustainability and resilience projects of varying size and complexity. With an uncompromising commitment to health and safety and client service, you will be an experienced candidate who will be able to multi-task, contribute to and prepare reports independently, carry out workshop facilitation, liaise directly with project partners and clients. Moreover, you may be required to assist in preparing bids. You could be working on:

  • Climate adaptation plans

  • Climate risk assessments

  • City resilience strategies

  • Community resilience plans.

Located in the centre of the city in our modern offices, AECOM provides a great place to work where we place a high priority on a fun and engaging work environment offering career development and mentoring as well as social and wellbeing opportunities.

You will be working with driven professionals across various end-markets who are passionate, smart, creative, curious and quirky but proud to be part of a company that is dedicated to delivering a better world.

Minimum Requirements

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification

  • Approximately 6-10 years relevant sustainability and resilience experience across a number of market sectors

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen

  • Proven results in client relationships and business development skills

  • Effective collaboration, organisation, negotiation and teaming skills

  • Demonstrated experience in managing multi-disciplinary projects and meeting project goals and deliverables in a timely and profitable manner

  • Strong oral and written communication skills; report writing, development of proposals

  • Experience in successfully leading project teams.

Preferred Qualifications

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Country Australia

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167264BR