Deals, Capital Project Services - Senior Consultant - Riyadh
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Job Description & SummaryWe are looking for Senior Consultants to deliver Capital Projects & Infrastructure (CP&I) engagements for our clients to assist in improving business performance, realize competitive advantage from operations to drive both growth and profitability. This is achieved through CP&I deal origination and execution, project finance structuring, capital raising advisory, sales and operations planning, procurement strategy, contracting and project management and governance.
Roles & Responsibilities
- Delivery of Capital Projects & Infrastructure (CP&I)projects of high complexity through projects plans, economics, monitoring and evaluating risks, budgets and delivery of projects as per required standards
- Support Advisory team in business development through active identification of leads, conversions of leads to expressions of interest, proposals and engagements
- Support clients in their need to focus on business efficiencies and effective outcomes
- Support in project governance, e.g. organizational and process aspects
- Carry out risk management and analysis, e.g. risk register, quantitative (probabilistic) risk modelling, root cause analysis, issue management, prudency reviews
- Construction project management and controls, e.g. schedule control, cost control (budget, accruals, forecasts), earned value, change management
- Undertake complex schedule analytics, e.g. critical path method (CPM), float, schedule compression/time-cost trade-off, change impacts
- Undertake performance metrics and project reporting,
- Coach, develop and mentor direct reports
- Participate in the firm's activities
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Economics, Finance, Business, or related field;
Over 3 years’ experience in CP&I consulting in a professional services environment or similar role. Experience in consulting (other big 4) under a BU similar to CPS would also be welcome;
- Experience in executing all CP&I deal execution work streams including but not limited to:
- Project viability assessment including preparation of feasibility studies and business plans
- Project finance structuring & capital raising advisory
- Value analysis / financial analysis
- Procurement strategy / contracting / negotiation support
- Project management and governance
- Demonstrated application of market and industry trends in order to develop business initiatives and relationships that help achieve business competitive advantage;
- Knowledge of capital intensive industries including industry-leading practices for improving capital project performance and identifying and implementing process improvements that can help clients achieve business requirements;
- Experience working in a diverse, cross-functional team;
- Experience in delivering complex technical concepts, and presenting technical findings;
- Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities;
- Strong strategic thinking skills.
Job Knowledge Requirements:
- Demonstrates knowledge of capital intensive industries in one of the following industries – Government Agencies, Consumer products and Telecommunication, Transportation, Energy, Power and Mining.
- Working knowledge and understanding of compliance and risk review procedures, business processes and internal controls are desirable
Job Related Skills and Competencies:
- Flexibility in your approach to meeting goals as part of a team
- Ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and senior clients
- A proven track record of establishing and maintaining strong relationships
- A proactive approach to problem solving, delivering results and meet client expectations
- Strong IT Skills and technical depth
- Project management skills – ability to manage across multiple and complex projects
- Ability to multi-task simultaneous client engagements
- Excellent written and oral communication skills (presentation & facilitation)
- Demonstrable creativity and innovation
- Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
- Other relevant skills: Construction management, contract management, cost analysis, schedule analysis, design management, masterplan development, urban design.
Travel RequirementsNot Specified
Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?Yes
Government Clearance Required?Yes
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