AECOM Project Manager – Landscape Design or Architecture in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159228BR

Position Title Project Manager – Landscape Design or Architecture

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Design + Planning

Country Hong Kong

State/Province/Region HK - Sha Tin

City Hong Kong

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 www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Design + Planning

Our professionals specialize in design, master planning, environmental and ecological planning, strategic planning and economic development. We create implementable solutions that promote sustainable land use and enhance quality of life.

Job Summary

We help shape the world around us — from high-rise buildings to educational, cultural, research and transportation facilities. Our design process is based on energy-efficient building systems, and an appropriate selection of materials and form to maximize environmental conditions and long-term performance.

Responsibilities:

  • Play a key role in Landscape projects in Hong Kong and/or China as a project leader or manager.

  • Leads medium to large size projects with responsibility for financial management of the project, ensuring key deadlines are met and that the project stays on schedule and team members are working together effectively.

  • Develops landscape design plans in response to technical problems posed by a project’s scope with a focus on coming up with innovative solutions.

  • Independently evaluate, select, and apply standard landscape architecture techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications on projects.

  • Play a key role in client management and satisfaction, developing presentations and reporting.

Minimum Requirements

Requirements:

  • Around 10 years’ proven experience in a project management role for mid-to-large scale landscape projects in Hong Kong and/or China

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Landscape Architecture or related disciplines

  • Proven experience successfully managing teams; well regarded by peers and direct reports.

  • Strong client management skills

  • Strong financial and budget management skills

  • Excellent design, visualization, and graphic skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office, AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite software packages.

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Good writing and oral communication skills both in English as a minimum. Cantonese and/or Mandarin language skills will also be an advantage.

Application Process:

Please apply for the position making sure to submit a detailed CV listing project experience as well as portfolio.

Preferred Qualifications

  • please see the above

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.