AECOM Associate Director - Development in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Associate Director - Development

United Kingdom - West Midlands


Job Summary

Job Summary

Our Birmingham office is currently seeking a full time Associate Director Development Planning with the following requirements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Midlands based development planning team and liaise closely with teams in other offices.

  • Liaise closely with the infrastructure engineering teams.

  • Take a lead role and assist in business development activities to maximise work from existing clients within and outside our organization and win work from new private sector companies and developers.

  • Prepare fee proposals including resources and programme.

  • Prepare designs for transport schemes to support development masterplans.

  • Manage the preparation of technical and client reports, bringing together the contributions from other specialist areas of the business.

  • Attend project and Client meetings on behalf of our business.

  • Deliver projects within timescale, budget constraints and quality expectations.

  • Communicate project’s critical issues in a timely manner to Directors and Clients.

  • Act as the Project Manager or Director on projects, as necessary.

  • Delegate tasks to junior staff to ensure effective delivery

Minimum Requirements

  • Extensive experience in private sector development planning, delivering and managing residential, retail and mixed use schemes.

  • Extensive knowledge in the preparation of transport assessments, travel plans, access strategies.

  • Working knowledge of relevant transportation modelling programs ARCADY, PICADY, LinSig, TRANSYT, VISSIM, and TRICS.

  • Ability to prepare commercially robust fee proposals.

  • Experienced in project and team management.

  • Significant business development experience and winning new work, preferably in the Midlands

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil &/or Transportation Engineering or equivalent. Membership of a relevant professional body.

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181031BR

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.