Consultant, Transactions Planning

Organization
Black & Veatch
Organization Summary

 

We believe real value is powered by the unique skills and experiences of our professionals. The interchange of ideas from a diverse group of people gives our teams an expanded perspective and the ability to find better solutions for our clients.

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Location in MN
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Primary Duties

Primary role is to contribute to technical due diligence engagements for multiple types of assets, including but not limited to conventional generation, oil & gas, transmission, water, and renewable energy projects on behalf of lenders and investors; initially serving in a supporting role to a multi-disciplinary team of Independent Engineering and Technical Due Diligence consultants.

The candidate will play a key role on a team of engineers, consultants, and financial analysts, with the expectation to collect and analyze data, develop technical assessment reports, conduct site visits, develop and maintain client contacts, and develop overall project management responsibilities over time. Consultants in this practice generally work on multiple concurrent projects at a given time. This position will report to the transaction services team within Black & Veatch Management Consulting, LLC.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support execution of management consulting projects relating to technical due diligence.
  • Support proposals and business development with clients in the same business area.
  • Support plant site visits, outage assessment, plant and portfolio budget processes, equipment condition assessment, capital project assessments, reliability/availability assessments, conduct field observations, performance assessments, financial analysis and models.
  • Develop a general understanding of electric power commercial and regulatory practices.
  • Develop clear and concise reports and presentations.
  • Utilize specialized knowledge to produce moderately complex work products and solutions across many phases of an engagement or one phase of a more complex engagement
  • Support the execution of projects in other Management Consulting offerings - Advisory & Planning; Business, Technology & Architecture; Growth & Performance - as needed.
  • Contribute to multiple projects at any given time.
Experience

Primary role is to contribute to technical due diligence engagements for multiple types of assets, including but not limited to conventional generation, oil & gas, transmission, water, and renewable energy projects on behalf of lenders and investors; initially serving in a supporting role to a multi-disciplinary team of Independent Engineering and Technical Due Diligence consultants.

The candidate will play a key role on a team of engineers, consultants, and financial analysts, with the expectation to collect and analyze data, develop technical assessment reports, conduct site visits, develop and maintain client contacts, and develop overall project management responsibilities over time. Consultants in this practice generally work on multiple concurrent projects at a given time. This position will report to the transaction services team within Black & Veatch Management Consulting, LLC.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support execution of management consulting projects relating to technical due diligence.
  • Support proposals and business development with clients in the same business area.
  • Support plant site visits, outage assessment, plant and portfolio budget processes, equipment condition assessment, capital project assessments, reliability/availability assessments, conduct field observations, performance assessments, financial analysis and models.
  • Develop a general understanding of electric power commercial and regulatory practices.
  • Develop clear and concise reports and presentations.
  • Utilize specialized knowledge to produce moderately complex work products and solutions across many phases of an engagement or one phase of a more complex engagement
  • Support the execution of projects in other Management Consulting offerings - Advisory & Planning; Business, Technology & Architecture; Growth & Performance - as needed.
  • Contribute to multiple projects at any given time.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Engineering or MBA.
  • General knowledge of a complete transaction engagement and due diligence lifecycle.
  • Building business development capability.
  • Advanced technical or industry knowledge, including power generation experience (e.g. plant operations, engineering, consulting, and/or management), a solid working knowledge of conventional generation, oil & gas, transmission, water, and/or renewable energy technologies.
  • Advanced knowledge in one or more aspects of consulting processes.
  • Human relations skills including collaboration and team functions.
  • Advanced PC literacy.
  • Exhibits high ethical standards and maintains a reputation of integrity
  • Ability to interface with multiple projects, offices and cultures.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and be flexible to multiple demands of project teams and shifting priorities.
  • Skilled at interfacing with personnel at all levels from staff to executive management.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 4 years of experience in business/consulting environment including at least one year of work experience with statistical or financial modeling or data analysis

Applicants for this position must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Black & Veatch Management Consulting (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Certifications

Certifications related to area of expertise, where applicable preferred.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

US Based Virtual/Remote with ability to travel up to 50%

Competencies

Action oriented

Customer focus

Communicates effectively

How to Apply

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