AECOM Intermediate Workplace Strategist / Consultant in Atlanta, Georgia

United States of America - Georgia, Atlanta

Job Summary

AECOM Strategy Plus is seeking a highly motivated Intermediate Strategist for immediate employment in the Atlanta, GA office. Strategy Plus operates at the intersection of business transformation, communications strategy, and place making. Using creative design processes, we conceive and implement enterprise solutions that elevate investments, enhance occupant engagement, and improve experiences for organizations, industry, and government. Our team of experts has been focused on the changing nature of work for over 30 years, delivering measurable business benefits to our clients by integrating research and diagnostics, visioning, pre-design, and change management services.

Together, we are a dedicated, inter-disciplinary studio comprised of architects, interior designers, management specialists, and behaviorists, all driven by a shared passion for evolving workplace culture. We strive to help companies transform not only the physical limitations of the modern workplace, but also the cultural triggers that influence talent attraction / retention, brand alignment, and improved business performance.

Position Responsibilities

  • Delivering our consulting projects across varied markets including corporate, financial, healthcare, higher education, technology, and government

  • Managing and delivering specific activities within a project, including timeline, client interaction, communication, and high-quality delivery with oversight from a project manager

Aspects of project delivery include:

  • Conducting onsite engagements including user interviews and workshops

  • Analyzing quantitative and qualitative data from research such as surveys and utilization studies

  • Translating quantitative and qualitative data into compelling findings and implementable solutions including program development

  • Developing spatial strategies for future workplace recommendations

  • Developing change management strategy and plans to enable successful transitions

  • Assisting in design strategy, user research, space programming and/or change management

  • Comfortability in a fast-paced and collaborative environment with changing priorities

  • Self-starter – ability to learn quickly and demonstrate willingness to take on new responsibilities

  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary and distributed teams

Additional Information:

  • May be required to travel up to 20% of the time

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a design or business-related field

  • 5+ years of related experience in the areas of design, real-estate, or consulting

  • Previous exposure to project management

  • Familiarity with research methodologies and processes

  • Strong graphic skills with experience including Adobe Creative Suite

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel

  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills, including presentation delivery

  • Experience with persuasive, expository, and narrative writing

  • Prior experience leading workshops, focus groups and/or presentations

  • Due to the nature of this position, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in a design or business-related field

  • Previous experience in similar design consultancy

  • Change Management experience a major plus

  • Exposure to digital modeling/visualization tools (i.e. Revit)

  • Exposure to analytical software (i.e. Tableau)

  • Valid driver’s license

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195142BR

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.