Project Director Buildings - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Den Haag

Netherlands - South Holland, Den Haag

Job Summary

AECOM is an international organisation with around 80.000 employees divided over 7 continents and 150 countries. As an American listed engineering company we draw upon rich technical expertise and local knowledge to realize appealing projects.

We design, build, finance and operate assets for our clients and help them solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital.

Our organisation is divided in several segments including Design & Consulting Services, AECOM Capital and Construction Services. For this last segment we are hiring a Project Director for the Benelux region.

The goal of this role is to successfully take charge of delivering technical project management services for our clients. To do this we are looking for an experienced director with a proven track record who is able to further position AECOM Construction Services in the Dutch (Belgium and Luxembourg’s) market. Through a clear vision and excellent industry experience you are capable of drawing up a strategic plan and actively expanding our client portfolio.

As our new Project Director you are, together with your team, responsible for several projects and involved in realising a comparable appealing project. You report directly to the Country Manager Benelux and you’ll receive a lot of freedom to put AECOM on the map of the Dutch building industry.

Our ideal candidate is a technically skilled hands-on manager who is proactive, witted and has a great commercial insight. A Bachelor or Master’s degree (engineering, architecture, construction,) combined with 10 years of relevant working experience is required as well as good knowledge of project management, international experience and a proven track record of large-scale high rise construction projects (> 100 mil).

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Engineering, Architecture or Construction Management

  • 10+ years experience in the building industry with a main contractor or engineering firm

  • Fluency in Dutch and English

Preferred Qualifications

  • International experience is an asset

  • Experience with leading Design build / EPC / EPCM contracts is an asset

  • Management degree is a plus

  • German language skills are an advantage

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Netherlands

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 233169BR

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.