AECOM Planning and Economics Manager Latin America in Bogota, Colombia

Colombia - Cundinamarca, Bogota

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Planning and Economics Manager Latin America for immediate employment in the Lima, Peru office.

Responsible for driving the growth, strategy, and sale of AECOM’s services along with the delivery of high quality margin from projects within the B+P business line in the country.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Business development

  • Own, manage, and develop key clients/relationships while balancing those projects with local operational focus

  • Coordinate inputs and support from other functional teams and countries

  • Engage / intervene to address client satisfaction / quality issues

  • Defines and mitigates risks and commercial terms during the pursuit process

  • Managing quality and integrating quality into all aspects of the project

  • Appointing and managing sub consultants in accordance with company procedures

  • Continuously interacts with clients assuring satisfaction with AECOM services and interacting with project delivery personnel to ensure any service issues are identified and addressed in a proactive manner

  • Efficiently manage new projects, in accordance with PMI standards

  • Create and manage a reliable and delivery-focused team

  • Develop, mentor, grow and train the new team

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 15+ years of related experience, including 5+ years of experience in staff management

  • Extensive experience in driving growth, developing strategy, generating sales, and building high performance teams

  • Proficiency in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in architecture, planning, business administration or related fields

  • +8 years in the Colombian marketplace

  • Significant experience and public/private client relationships in the market sector areas associated with the Buildings + Places practice

  • Extensive knowledge of the local market’s challenges and opportunities

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 Management

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Colombia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200348BR

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.