AECOM Graduate Community Engagement Consultant - 12- Month FTC in Sydney, Australia

Business Line Graduates / Interns

Position Title Graduate Community Engagement Consultant - 12- Month FTC

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

Make Amazing Happen!

An outstanding opportunity to join a Global Leader awaits a passionate and goal oriented Graduate. We are seeking enthusiastic, customer focussed graduates to support our business deliver excellence to our clients. You will have the opportunity to work on signature projects whilst continuing to grow and develop your knowledge in your chosen field.

We are looking for candidates to be part of our Community Engagement Team in Sydney. Reporting into the Community Team Leader, you will be part of a fast paced and dynamic team that delivers all aspects of community and stakeholder engagement across the project lifecycle for large infrastructure, urban revitalisation and planning projects. You will gain experience working on iconic and high profile projects throughout NSW, across a variety of sectors and clients.

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for energetic Graduate Community Engagement Consultants who are creative and innovative, can communicate effectively, prepare and implement communication plans, develop and maintain strong collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and clients. You will be required to work in multidisciplinary teams, prepare high-quality written materials, monitor and respond to project enquiries, manage and contribute to numerous communication channels, implement proactive community engagement activities, and work with our clients and in-house design teams.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist team and project managers by developing good working relationships with clients during the delivery of projects

  • Develop good relations with your team and other teams across multiple business areas and locations

  • Undertake internal training and work towards accreditation relevant to your profession

Preferred Qualifications

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification in communications, public relations, journalism or similar

  • 1 - 3 years demonstrated experience working within a dynamic, fast paced environment

  • Demonstrated experience in preparing and delivering communication and engagement strategies for infrastructure and planning projects

  • Experience working in multidisciplinary teams is desirable

  • Excellent people skills and the ability to develop relationships

  • Superior communication skills,: report writing, oral, preparing proposals and reports.

Benefits at AECOM

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men's participation throughout our workplace.

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;

  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;

  • Paid parental and partner leave;

  • Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;

  • Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;

  • Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;

  • Employee stock purchase plans;

  • Study assistance;

  • Professional and technical development opportunities

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Communications

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161986BR