AECOM Director Business Development in Boston, Massachusetts

Business Line Energy

Position Title Director Business Development

United States of America - Massachusetts


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Director Business Development for employment in the Boston, MA office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading all business development strategies and activities for the Energy Savings Program Contract (ESPC) market

  • Identifying and cultivating client relationships and leads that result in energy services and performance contracting opportunities

  • Be involved in identifying, developing, and proposing new energy projects

  • Negotiating partnerships and alliances

  • Structuring and closing transactions

  • Managing senior-level relationships internally and externally

  • Maintaining a sharp focus on the client during project implementation

  • The Director of BD will also be responsible for building and leading a team of 5-10 business development professionals

  • The primary area of focus will be the eastern US, and mostly Federal customers

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, management or business

  • 15+ years of experience

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Superb project management abilities, both individually and as part of a team

  • Proven expertise in business development and strategy development/execution, particularly in the renewable energy market and with ESPCs

  • Previous experience building and leading teams of business development professionals

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, creative problem-solving, and leadership skills

  • A general knowledge of the financial, technical and political aspects driving the energy efficiency and renewable energy industries

  • Self-directed personality with a commitment to excellence

  • Previous experience working in high-performance organizations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Successful financial close of Federal ESPC and UESC projects, minimum of one, additional will receive higher consideration

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Business Development

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161067BR