Specialist - Stakeholder Management - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai

Job Summary

The Stakeholder Specialist will undertake a full day to day Stakeholder management unit role on more complex projects or on a range of smaller but more challenging projects or running a significant component of a major project within the Civil Infrastructure Business line.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Undertakes discrete tasks on a large/major project

  • Able to form effective relationships with clients and gain their confidence.

  • Able to act as a mentor/leader for more junior staff

  • Undertakes duties as assigned by the Senior Stakeholder Manager and Stakeholder Management Unit Leader

  • Responsible for developing Stakeholder relationships, fostering community relationships and supporting senior management representing AECOM.

  • Understands AECOM competitive advantages in order to find innovative and strategic ways for the company to create new business opportunities through the ongoing interaction with the stakeholders

  • Establishes the stakeholder(s) management strategy and register, and updates as required and monitors implementation

  • Manages stakeholder outreach initiatives, dialogue and other forms of engagement to understand key common interest

  • Prepares high level program progress presentations/dashboards to the stakeholder management to assure continuous engagement whenever needed

  • Represents the Client /AECOM’s interests by providing full support and guidance on all matters related to permitting & approvals for projects

  • Engages with the stakeholders to identify and analyze issues and communicate information to appropriate stakeholders

  • Ensures managers deliver required documents on schedule and in accordance with Authorities’ requirements, guidelines & standard specification.

  • Proactively monitors projects program-wide so that any potential planning delays are identified early and a planned course of action is taken to mitigate delays

  • Notifies the client of any potential risks

Minimum Requirements

A minimum of 8+ years’ experience working within Stakeholder Management team in a consultancy firm. Applicants would ideally have worked on large scale civil & infrastructure projects, preferably within the UAE / Dubai and North emirates.

Preferred Qualifications

Degree / Diploma in: Civil / Mechanical / Architecture engineering .

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 Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 234259BR

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.