AECOM Specialist/Senior Specialist, Talent Acquisition (12 months contract) in Taguig City, Philippines

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Position Title Specialist/Senior Specialist, Talent Acquisition (12 months contract)

Philippines - Manila

Taguig City

Job Summary

Our AECOM Talent Acquisition (TA) team is a spirited group of professionals who are committed to building our company’s greatest asset- our people. We enjoy working together in a collaborative culture, identifying and delivering high performing engineers, scientists, planners, designers and architects.

We are seeking a highly motivated and results oriented Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our TA team and support the growth of our Southeast Asia business. The incumbent will support the both professional and campus recruitment campaigns primarily in Philippines. Other key mandates include promoting the AECOM brand internally and externally in order to attract young and emerging talent, and helping to improve the candidate experience.


  • Liaise with hiring managers of the various business lines across AECOM to understand talent requirements

  • Provide consultation to hiring managers on all aspects of the hiring process, including hiring strategies, recruitment cycle timing, coaching and guidance on best practices and sourcing trends.

  • Manages full life-cycle recruitment including developing search strategies, actively sourcing candidates, pre-screening, interviewing and presenting qualified candidates to hiring managers, negotiating offers and facilitating the hiring and on-boarding process.

  • Proactively direct source for talent through social media, employee referrals, competitive intelligence/research, sourcing tools and other innovative channels

  • Builds relationships and communicates consistently and proactively throughout the recruitment process to ensure all stakeholders and candidates in the hiring process are updated and well informed.

  • Creates a positive candidate experience (for both the selected and non-selected candidates) throughout the entire recruiting process.

  • Ensure all open requisitions and candidate activities are captured in the applicant tracking system (Brassring) in a timely and accurate manner

  • Support other ad-hoc recruitment projects in SE Asia

Based in Philippines - Taguig City.

Minimum Requirements

  • Proven experience identifying and hiring talent within the Architecture/Engineering/Construction industry is an advantage

  • Minimum 5-7 years of full lifecycle recruiting experience.

  • Ability to work in a high volume fast-paced recruitment environment and cope well with pressure

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work well within a team as well as interface with internal clients

  • Experience building strong business relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.

  • Strong negotiation and analytical skills.

  • Experience utilizing Brassring and proficient with MS office.

  • Proven experience working with geographically-dispersed, virtual teams, as well as have the ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to change recruitment direction and priorities, based on ever changing critical needs.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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 Human Resources

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Philippines

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192451BR

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.