AECOM Senior Economist, Beijing in Beijing, China

China - Beijing Municipality, Beijing

Job Summary

  • Lead domestic and international project teams on land-based development consultancy projects

  • Research local and regional economic issues.

  • Provide consultative services to governmental and non-governmental agencies regarding new town planning, urban and rural regeneration.

  • Provide development recommendation and strategies for commercial, residential and tourism projects.

  • Financial feasibility and profitability studies.

  • Propose solutions to issues such as labor markets, education and skills, deprivation and social inclusion, inward investment and business development.

  • Draft and prepare reports based on project outcomes.

  • Play a key role in marketing and business development of new opportunities, including conducting client presentations.

  • Client management.

  • Project management for small to medium sized projects, including ensuring deadlines are met, financial management, and staff management.

Minimum Requirements

  • Master degree in Economics, Real Estate / Land Management, Urban Planning or property related discipline.

  • 5-10 years’ relevant consulting experience, preferably with a developer or real estate consultancy.

  • Relevant experience in tourism, real estate development, industry planning or infrastructure economics.

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn more and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment.

  • Analytical, good numeric skills and experience with social-economic data analysis, and detail-oriented.

  • Experience of report writing.

  • Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.

  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Intern experience in the tourism, infrastructure, industrial or transportation economics an advantage.

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.


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Job Category Economics

Business Line Economics

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country China

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198361BR

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