Deloitte Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory Analyst - Capital Projects/Engineering (Summer/Fall 2021) in Chicago, Illinois
Do you thrive in times of disruption? Have a passion for turning challenges and opportunities into long-term competitive advantages? As an Analyst in our Tangible Asset Valuation and Capital Asset consulting practices at Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory, you'll join our team of professionals who bring industry experience, innovation, and specialized knowledge to help our clients make the appropriate decisions for their business. You'll be involved in helping our clients understand, analyze, and respond to various business opportunities and challenges presented by transactions, new technologies, and key business and investment decisions.
Are you interested in helping clients answer critical, transaction-based and mission-based questions such as 'how do we allocate the price paid for a business to the underlying assets?', 'how do we complete major infrastructure projects on-time and within budget?', and 'how do we make use of new technologies to improve the construction process?' If you are seeking a role that offers you the opportunity to help our clients create value and reduce their risk while allowing you to develop personally and professionally, consider a career in Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory's Tangible Asset Valuation and Capital Asset consulting practices.
Work you'll do
As an Analyst within our practice, you will:
Conduct valuations of fixed assets and infrastructure as part of mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and financial restructurings
Perform fixed asset management analyses recommending new business processes, advising related to controls, and data cleansing
Conduct engineering-focused tax planning studies for newly constructed or acquired assets
Help our clients make infrastructure decisions that strategically align with organizational objectives
Build suitable structures, systems, and controls so that our clients can deliver capital projects with confidence
Assess capital project programs, construction management processes and controls, and project risk
Deploy analytics to help our clients harness data to create insights in actionable form
Assist with researching various technical and industry-specific issues
Maintain responsibility for completion and accuracy of work products
Actively expand consulting skills and professional development through training courses, mentoring, and daily interaction with clients
Regardless of project type, your work will require:
Experience working independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
Experience prioritizing tasks, working on multiple assignments and managing ambiguity
Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly (both in written and verbal form), succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience
Our team provides services related to our clients' capital investments in fixed assets and capital projects. We assist clients in many ways, including:
Valuing machinery and equipment for a variety of purposes including financial reporting, insurance, financing, federal tax, and property tax
Helping organizations plan, manage and control project cost and schedule through construction auditing, schedule analysis, and litigation support
Performing cost segregation studies and construction tax planning to help identify tax savings related to their fixed assets
Developing pollution control certifications for federal tax purposes
Assessing and improving fixed asset management processes.
For years, leading companies have turned to Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory's Valuation & Modeling practice for our deep experience in valuing, modeling, and analyzing business interests and their underlying assets. We provide transformative insights to help clients turn critical and complex issues into opportunities for growth, resilience, and long-term advantage. Our Capital Assets practice advises clients on managing business controversy and conflict, executing deals, and maintaining regulatory compliance. These services are delivered across all phases of the capital asset lifecycle and include assessments to capital efficiency, governance structure and process design, contractual compliance, risk management, claims management, and project controls and analytics.
Our clients are in asset-intensive industries such as oil and gas, chemicals, power and utilities, telecommunications, consumer and industrial products, and the public sector. Many of our professionals are engineers with practical industry experience and advanced degrees.
Learn more about our Valuation & Modeling and Infrastructure and Capital Projects Consulting practices at Deloitte.
Bachelor's and/or Master's degree required with preferred majors including Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field of study
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, as well as Internet research tools
Ability to travel up to 50% (While up to 50% travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice)
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
The Start Date for this position is Summer/Fall 2021
Strong academic track record (GPA of 3.2 or above)
Knowledge of Microsoft Access and related tools
Currently certified as a PE, ASA, RICS, CCSP, or PMP
Knowledge of project scheduling tools such as Microsoft Project and Primavera Tools
Experience with the analysis of project cost and schedule data using construction industry techniques and software applications
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.