CAREERS

Economic and Financial Analyst

Location

Sydney, Australia

Do you want to apply cutting-edge economics, finance, and policy skills to solve the world’s most complex infrastructure and, resource challenges? Challenges such as:

  • Advising governments on the feasibility of a major highway as a PPP, and then supporting the execution of the transaction
  • Developing a strategy and negotiating lower infrastructure access charges for nationally significant railways
  • Market and regulatory due diligence for the acquisition of ports.

Can you communicate results in clear, compelling language? Do you share Castalia’s core values of Competence, Creativity, Consistency, Conscientiousness, Commitment and Collaboration? If so, Castalia wants you on our team. We an exciting position in our Australian office, based in Sydney, for an analyst who share our passion: thinking for a better world.

Who we’re looking for

Required

  • A degree in Economics or Finance
  • Able to pick up concepts and frameworks, and apply them in a creative way
  • Highly quantitative and able to apply concepts into numerical calculations
  • Knowledge of microeconomics or finance
  • Able to innovate, think laterally, and solve complex problems
  • Native-level fluency in English, including the ability to synthesize complex issues clearly and concisely in written and spoken English
  • Proficient skills in the Microsoft suite, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Willing to travel internationally
  • Work authorization in Australia

Preferred

  • Graduate degree (MA, MS, and/or MBA) in Economics or Finance
  • Additional degree in a related field, including Law, or Engineering
  • Strong grasp of microeconomics, corporate finance, and project finance
  • Able to build financial models (financial planning and simulation models which report all three financial statements – Income and Expenditure, Balance sheet and Cash Flow Statement)
  • Knowledge of:
    • How to structure public-private partnerships (PPPs)
    • Utility economics
  • Knowledge and experience in any of the following sectors:
    • Energy
    • Water and sanitation
    • Transportation
    • Telecommunication
    • Natural resources
  • Previous professional experience with a relevant organization such as a(n):
    • Ministry of Finance, Economy or Planning
    • Consulting firm
    • Utility Regulator
    • International financial institution
  • Proficiency in other languages, in particular:
    • Bahasa Indonesia
    • Filipino
    • French
    • Spanish
    • Portuguese
    • Russian
  • Expert skills in Microsoft Excel

How to apply

If you’re interested in this position, please click the button below to fill out and submit your application form to us.

Only fully completed applications can be submitted. You will need the following information and documents ready:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Two professional references
  • Writing sample
  • Transcripts

Have a question?

Please let us know and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

How to apply

If you’re interested in this position, please click the button below to fill out and submit your application form to us.

Only fully completed applications can be submitted. You will need the following information and documents ready:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Two professional references
  • Writing sample
  • Transcripts

Applications close: 13 November 2020

We expect to inform successful candidates on 14 December 2020, for a start date of 18 January 2021

Have a question?

Please let us know and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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WASHINGTON, DC
+1 (202) 466-6790
1747 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1200
United States of America

SYDNEY
+61 (2) 9231 6862
Suite 19.01, Level 19, 227 Elizabeth Street
Australia

AUCKLAND
+64 (4) 913 2800
74D France Street, Newton South
New Zealand

WELLINGTON
+64 (4) 913 2800
Level 2, 88 The Terrace
New Zealand

PARIS
+33 (1) 73 44 26 97
6 Rue Duret
France

BOGOTÁ
+57 (1) 508 5794
Calle 81 #11-08, Piso 5, Oficina 5-127
Colombia

Thinking for a better world.

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