|Job Ref:||139889BR||Employer:||AECOM||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Hertfordshire||City:||St Albans||Address:||Post Code:||AL1||Post Date:||30/09/2016 12:09|
Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.
About the Business Line
AECOM's Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM's Government business line and is comprised of three divisions - International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.
At AECOM, we are committed to improving lives around the world through targeted initiatives that reduce poverty, support growth, strengthen governance and protect the environment. Our goal is to deliver effective solutions to today's critical global challenges while building the foundations for lasting, sustainable change. The International Development team works with bilateral and multilateral donor organisations implementing projects across the world.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Pricing Analyst in our London office to support our international development team. In this role, you will be part of a team planning and implementing innovative commercial strategies and approaches. Principal activities will include:
•Prepare budgets and pricing strategies for major contracts
•Negotiate deals with suppliers
•Provide financial guidance to bid teams
•Develop value for money sections and financial narrative for commercial proposals
•Keep abreast of costing and pricing trends in the industry
•Develop tools and templates for pricing; train non-financial specialist in the use of the tools and templates
•Participate in client and partner negotiations
The role involves working to tight deadlines. A key part of the role will be to develop and maintain relationships with clients as well as internal and external stakeholders. The successful candidate will be customer oriented with strong written and oral communications skills and must be able to travel internationally on occasions.
•Extensive work experience in finance and/or accounting
•Part qualified in finance
•Strong negotiations skills
•Outstanding written and oral communications skills
Prior experience working in the field of international development
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.