Overview

Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Specialism

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

PwC Middle East Overview
Established in the region for over 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,000 people across 12 countries: Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Palestine and the United Arab Emirates. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market, and beyond.

Deals Strategy & Operations – Energy, Utilities, & Resources – Senior Consultant

Deals Strategy & Operations Overview
Our Deals Strategy & Operations (DSO) team offers strategic advice to a broad range of stakeholders – regional and international corporates, leading private equity houses, family offices, major banks, funds, government entities, and companies undertaking mergers and acquisitions or investment opportunities.
We deliver deep strategic, commercial and operational insights to help clients think through investment/divestment decisions about businesses. We advise our clients on critical operational and transformational challenges, and evaluate business plans and company strategies against market performance and competitor strength, to deliver a rigorous appraisal of a business’ commercial and operational outlook. Our main focus is to deliver top strategy-led solutions to our clients.

Responsibilities

  • As a Senior Consultant within the DSO team, your responsibilities will include:
  • Solving clients; problems through: structuring analyses, applying analytical frameworks, and conceptualizing strategy development
  • Taking ownership of components of engagements and collaborating with team members to deliver thorough and well-structured reports
  • Leading work for junior members of the team and coaching them to deliver at high standards
  • Researching, aggregating and analysing data; synthesizing large quantities of information; extracting meaningful insights to provide recommendations to our clients
  • Conducting complex analysis on excel and developing financial models
  • Supporting internal business development activities

Requirements:

  • Years of Experience: Minimum of 3-4 years of relevant experience in a strategy consulting firm, private equity, investment fund, or other environments where similar skills have been developed
  • Candidate must have 3+ years of advisory or Energy, Utilities, & Resources industry experience.
  • Technical skills to include one or more: CDDs, M&A/Investment experience, Market/Feasibility assessment, Corporate strategy, etc.
  • Exceptional analytical, commercial, and problem solving skills that will allow to understand the drivers of a business, analyse their data and use this to provide insight and advice to our clients
  • Technical skills including but not limited to: financial modelling, report structuring and delivery
  • The ability to manage time, prioritise tasks, self-review your work and produce deliverables of a high quality under tight client deadlines in time pressured environments
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills
  • Language Skills: Fluent in English. Multilingual/Arabic is a plus.
  • The ability and willingness to travel within the Middle East where the project dictates

Education:

  • Education from top tier universities in MENA  / UK / Europe / North America, and a GPA of 3.5 / 4 or above; or 2:1 or above
  • MBA from a top business school is preferred, though not essential.

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Travel Requirements

Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Yes

Government Clearance Required?

No

Job Posting End Date

Job ID: 295079WD

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About PwC Middle East

At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 236,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Established in the region for 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,200 people across 12 countries. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.