AECOM Graduate Analyst Real Estate/London in London, United Kingdom

Business Line Graduates / Interns

Position Title Graduate Analyst Real Estate/London

United Kingdom - London


Job Summary

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients 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. A Fortune 500 firm, see how we deliver what others can only imagine at and @AECOM on Twitter.

AECOM Economics provides applied economic analysis and strategic planning services to a wide range of clients. Our work primarily spans the following market sectors: real estate, hospitality, entertainment and leisure, public facilities, land use policy, and strategic planning. Our clients include private entities, government agencies, and non-profit organisations.

We are currently seeking a graduate looking to build a career in real estate consulting to join AECOM’s Economics Team. The Economics Team evaluates the market and economic feasibility of master planned communities, hotels, visitor attractions, sports venues, entertainment & leisure schemes, coastal and mountain resorts, and mixed use developments.

The Analyst is an entry level position for a university graduate. The ideal candidate will be highly numerate and articulate, comfortable with quantitative data and analysis, and ultimately responsible for the basic core research of assigned projects. This can involve conducting primary and secondary research, gathering information via telephone or face to face interviews, embarking on site visits, and generating baseline demographic information and forecasts. The Analyst is responsible for interpreting and drawing out implications from baseline data in a concise and timely manner.

The Analyst will work as part of a team under the direction of associates and project managers working on projects throughout Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa. They will be paired with an experienced member of the team who will guide and mentor them through their initial period working on live projects. The candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to produce high quality written reports and presentations. An appetite for international travel is desirable.

This is a fantastic opportunity to embark upon or further your career, gaining valuable work experience, within an established and successful consultancy.

Minimum Requirements

Hold a 2.1 or First Class honours degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Economics, Real Estate, Accountancy, Finance / Business, Hospitality, Leisure & Tourism Management, or another relevant degree e.g. Geography).

Highly numerate

Computer proficiency in Excel, word processing, and presentation software

Strong interpersonal skills, charm and maturity to conduct face-to-face and telephone interviews

Comfortable in dealing with quantitative data and analysis

Written ability that is coherent, grammatically correct, analytical, and professional

Listens to others and accepts input from team members

Displays a positive attitude

Highly motivated and proactive

Natural curiosity and readiness for travelling with project team

Effective time management and ability to multi-task

English language (fluent) + additional languages (advantageous)

Good communicator and team player, able to demonstrate a commitment to continued education and improvement through participating in our approved training schemes

Our Graduate Development Programme (GDP), along with our huge scope of projects across the globe, will challenge and inspire you to make a real difference to the world we live in. Our programme forms a core part of our global business strategy, designed to develop the best talent across numerous disciplines to lead our business into the future. We have over 1,000 graduates on our programme across the UK and Europe, from over 30 different disciplines, each and every one of them making a tangible difference to the environment we all live and work in.

We will provide you with all the tools and support you need to achieve your professional development ambitions, including chartership with the relevant international professional institution – where we have graduates working towards over 30 professional institutions in the UK. We demand the highest standards and expect our graduates to pass their professional review first time. You will be assigned a mentor to support and guide your development, and undertake regular training modules throughout the programme. There will be on-the-job and classroom training where required, and the opportunity to work on live client projects, with significant multi-disciplinary exposure.

Opening & Closing Date: Open 24/04/17 - Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible, as CV’s will be reviewed and candidates selected on a rolling recruitment basis.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 158056BR