AECOM Project Director in Oxford, United Kingdom
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
Are you a Project Director looking to work on Healthcare Projects that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?
If so, we are looking for an experienced Project Director to join our team in London or Oxford offices to work on Healthcare projects across London. You will be joining a team of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions.
This role will provide the ability for you to further develop your career and be part of our expert Project Management Team.
AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and communities. AECOM Buildings & Places is made up of dedicated teams delivering projects in Commercial, Residential, Hospitality, Sports Venues, Workplaces, Education, Government and Healthcare.
We are friendly, conscientious and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering local and overseas projects. Some of our flagship work in recent years include;
Palace of Westminster, Southbank Place, Arctic Science centres, The Bank of England, BBC Broadcasting House, Guy’s Cancer Centre, the St Pancras Chambers Hotel in London and The Titanic building in Belfast to name but a few.
About Our Team:
We are a true team of proud healthcare professionals with a passion for delivering rewarding projects for our clients.
We have proven expertise delivering large, complex new build projects that range from £20m to over £250m. Noteworthy Projects we are currently engaged as Project Managers:
New Moorfield Eye Hospital, Project Oriel
UCLH Phase 4 & Proton Beam Therapy – as seen on TV
Whipps Cross Hospital Redevelopment
You will need to be from a consultancy or healthcare client organisation with the ability to undertake a lead role on medium to large-sized healthcare-related projects in addition to providing senior management support in addition to a proven track record in business development/work winning.
As a Project Director, you will be expected to lead an integrated team on a large complex healthcare project.
The role would cover the whole project lifecycle from initial inception and business case development, through the design process, procurement process, site delivery, commissioning phase and defects management.
Develop and implement business development strategies using a strong professional network
This role is for Projects Based in London
Professional Qualified – ideally Project Management/ Construction/Engineering/Quantity Surveying Degree
Chartered Status with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution
Knowledge and experience of working with stakeholders/clients to produce Strategic Development Briefs and Client/User requirements
Knowledge and experience of working as part of complex, multi-disciplinary/multi-agency Project Teams
Relevant Post Graduate Qualification
APM affiliation preferred (as secondary accreditation)
Prince 2 or MSP experience
JCT Contract Administration
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
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 B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 256544BR
Additional Locations UK - Oxford - Avalon House
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.