AECOM Outreach and Engagement Specialist - Hartford, Connecticut in Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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 over 50,000 strong driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
AECOM is seeking a highly talented, self-driven and motivated Outreach and Engagement Specialist based in Hartford, Connecticut.
In this position, you will be a member of the Outreach and Engagement team on our CT rides project, which manages the statewide transportation demand management (TDM) program for the Connecticut Department of Transportation.
This program aims to reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality by encouraging Connecticut residents to use green, active transportation modes such as carpooling, public transportation, and bicycling.
As CT rides Outreach and Engagement Specialist, you will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with CT rides partners within an assigned territory. You will assist these partners with the implementation of commuter options programs that help reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality.
You will work in a fast-paced team environment following a sales model with monthly performance metrics.
This position is expected to begin in September 2022
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Develops and implements internal and external communications that include internet/intranet content, press releases, award submissions, conference/tradeshow material, email messaging, and AECOM enterprise initiatives
Provides communication consultation to internal/external departments
Must have a combination of writing, graphics, organizational/management and people skills Must be able to work independently and as part of a team; manage multiple assignments; interact effectively with employees at all levels
Exercises sound judgment when communicating with internal and/or external clients or customers
Latitude of creativity is required to produce effective and successful communication materials
Works under limited supervision with final work product reviewed to validate consistency with branding requirements and messaging
May provide functional advice and training to less experienced team members
BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Valid Driver's License
Excellent writing and interpersonal communication skills and experience in handling multiple tasks in an organized and efficient manner
Conduct market research, develop prospecting strategies, build relationships, and identify new partnership opportunities
The ability to synthesize information, summarize critical insights, and communicate solutions in clear verbal and written form is essential
Knowledge of Microsoft Office computer applications, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Customer Relationship Management experience is a plus
- Relocation is not available for this position
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. 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.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
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.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East