AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, mining, facilities, construction, environmental and energy. With over 56,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves.
AECOM Resources and Industrial Team in Adelaide are looking for a Principal Study Lead to lead client-side projects across our diverse portfolio of major projects in Mining, Resources and Industrial sectors, working alongside major Mining clients and National/State Government.
Suitable candidates can expect to:
Lead client-side multi-disciplinary projects as a Study Manager, as well as contributing to the sales, profitability and management of work and people.
Deliver to agreed cost and schedule
Regularly liaise closely with clients, with a strong focus in business development and bidding and winning work and be responsible for identifying opportunities and assisting in expanding business opportunities for AECOM.
Be familiar with key clients systems and processes including delivering study packages.
Provide leadership to professional and technical staff on complex projects that deliver high standard outcomes for AECOM
Supervise and/or lead project teams while providing mentoring and career development for team members
Drive the achievement of project program and AECOM profit objectives. Review project reporting, billing and the submission of variations and develop appropriate responses in a timely manner.
This is a concept-completion Principal Study Lead role with pipeline across varied project sectors, including Mining, Resources, Industrial and bulk fuels, with a future opportunity to work across a diverse range of other market sectors.
This is an opportunity to partner with our clients in major project delivery and operate in a diverse role, which will generally require the Study Lead to have some or all the following capability:
Relevant qualifications in Project Management or Engineering;
Demonstrable senior experience as a study manager within a consulting or client-side project management role across mining, heavy industrial and/or bulk fuels;
Capable and confident approach to advising and describing around different project procurement and delivery approaches;
Prior exposure to managing risk, design team management, feasibility studies and project management, commissioning and handover management;
Able to form strong bonds with clients to build long lasting relationships, generating positive feedback and repeat work and/or expanded services;
Detailed understanding of study phase delivery with major Australian mining, industrial and/or fuel distribution companies and the ability to apply contract mechanics and practice, terms and conditions and associated legislation.
Membership and professional accreditation of AIPM or equivalent, or working towards this;
CPEng accreditation, or approaching CPEng, highly advantageous.
What we offer
At AECOM we offer an inclusive culture where flexibility, career progression, development opportunity and growth drive our shared purpose. We work collaboratively with each other and our clients to solve some of the world’s most challenging engineering and infrastructure problems.
Our reputation for a great place to work is supported by our No 1 ranking by Fortune magazine as the World’s most admired company in its industry. We are global, yet we are local with an Adelaide office of close to 100 employees and growing with a reputation for an unrivalled culture of care, support, and engagement.
As part of this role we offer a clear career progression path and opportunity for leadership responsibilities, a horizontal organisation structure with project and collaboration opportunities with our most senior staff, shared and transparent values and purpose and competitive remuneration.
Additionally, we provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing including.
Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options. If it works for you, your team and our clients it works for AECOM;
Substantial work-from-home equipment packages and assistance;
Diverse, challenging and exciting multidisciplinary engineering projects;
State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
Paid parental and partner leave including 12 weeks paid primary carer leave;
Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
Employee stock purchase plans;
Professional and technical development opportunities.
AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies. 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 and in the absence of a signed Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any recruitment fee.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management
Business Line Industrial
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 256209BR
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.