AECOM Regional Director in London, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - London, London
AECOM Workplace Advisory is a global workplace consultancy practice that is passionate about the future of work and its impact on the employee experience. We use research insights and industry trends to help business’ drive cultural change and bring measurable benefits to their workplace. We are looking for senior people who can contribute to the debate; who aren’t afraid to ask challenging questions and can translate ideas into practical and achievable solutions for our clients.
As well as the work we do for our clients, our people and team culture are hugely important to us. We are looking for a Director level consultant who understands how the work we do can positively impacts the lives of people, who is equally good at pushing themselves to excel as well as supporting the team to do the same. We want people who can see opportunities and don’t need to be told to act on them. We want people who will genuinely care about the wellbeing of our team and commit to doing their best for our clients.
Candidates will be expected to have a high level of expertise as a workplace consultant demonstrating a good level of insight for current trends and relevant benchmarks within the industry and should meet the following criteria:
Ability to deliver high quality strategic workplace consultancy, manage client relationships and develop new project opportunities for the team.
Led a range of client accounts, developing global programmes of work for workplace sector clients delivering workplace strategy and change management services
Worked on large complex projects across a range of building types including workplace, research and development facilities, as well as learning and cultural institutions
In addition the successful candidate will have significant experience in the following:
Strategic briefing - translating business objectives and drivers into workplace design strategies and guidelines for agile /activity based workplaces.
Feasibility studies - considering refurbishment and new development options; at workplace, building or masterplanning level.
Space planning and modelling - creating space budgets, utilisation and density targets, accommodation schedules and test fits
Change management – proven track record in developing and delivering workplace transformation programmes aligned with organisational culture change initiatives
Experience of and interest in mentoring senior and junior staff in their area of expertise, including line management responsibilities
Reinforces sense of community and culture within the team
Management and staff development responsibilities
Source of advice and experience for team members, experience in workplace consulting
Assists other UK Directors with managing team, reviewing skills and resourcing, including recruitment
Works with UK Directors to develop business direction and strategies to achieve the business plan
Works with global and regional Directors to develop methodologies and tools to take to market
Degree (Bachelor or Masters level) in one or more of the following: Architect, Interiors, other related design fields. [REQUIRED]
MBA or Degree in Business related field. [PREFERRED]
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity,The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
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 Architecture and Design
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 200506BR
Clearance Required No
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.