AECOM Community Engagement Consultant in Sydney, Australia

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Position Title Community Engagement Consultant

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

Keeping our roads moving efficiently and effectively as population demand grows is one of the principal infrastructure challenges facing Sydney. Easing Sydney’s Congestion Program Office (ESCPO) is delivering programs of work that will upgrade Sydney’s existing road network and get the most out of existing roads and associated infrastructure by delivering low cost, high impact and smart technology projects to better manage congestion.

We have an opening for a Community Engagement Consultant to support the timely delivery of high quality communication and community engagement services for our client on the project for a 18 month fixed term contract based in the Parramatta project office.

We are looking for an energetic professional who is creative and innovative, can communicate effectively, prepare and implement communication plans, develop and maintain strong collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and clients, manage multiple projects and meet tight deadlines. You will be required to work in multidisciplinary teams, prepare high-quality written materials, monitor and respond to project enquiries, manage and contribute to numerous communication channels, implement proactive community engagement activities, and work with our clients and in-house design teams.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 4 years demonstrated experience working within a dynamic, fast paced environment

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification in communications, public relations, journalism or similar

  • Demonstrated experience in preparing and delivering communication and engagement strategies for infrastructure and planning projects

  • Experience working in multidisciplinary teams is desirable

  • Excellent people skills and the ability to develop relationships

  • Excellent organisation and management skills

  • Superior communication skills, excellent report writing, oral, preparing proposals and reports.

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 Communications

Country Australia

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167269BR

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.