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Financial and Economic Analyst – Washington, D.C.

Description

Do you want to apply your financial analysis and modelling skills to solve the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges? Challenges such as:

  • Supporting public and private sector clients in assessing the financial and economic feasibility of infrastructure projects in developing and developed markets
  • Creating financing plans and strategies to support the development of projects
  • Assisting governments and utilities form polices and strategies to attract private sector investment and providing private investors with transaction advisory support.

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 Global PPP & Transport Team. We have an exciting position based in our Washington, DC office for an analyst who shares our passion: thinking for a better world.

Who we’re looking for

Required

  • An undergraduate or higher degree in Finance, Economics, or Accounting
  • Able to pick up concepts and frameworks, and apply them in a creative way
  • Knowledge of corporate finance or project 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 Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Willing to travel internationally, subject to COVID restrictions
  • Work authorization in the United States

Senior Analyst Positions Only

  • Strong grasp of microeconomics, corporate finance, or project finance, and how to apply it in financial and economic analysis of projects
  • 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 at least one of these sectors
    • Energy
    • Water and sanitation
    • Transportation
    • Natural resources

Preferred

  • Graduate degree in Economics or Finance, or an MBA
  • Additional degree in a related field, including Law, or Engineering
  • Strong grasp of microeconomics, corporate finance, and project finance
  • Knowledge of how to structure public-private partnerships (PPPs)
  • Previous professional experience with a relevant organization such as a(n):
    • Ministry of Finance, Economy or Planning
    • Consulting firm
    • International financial institution
  • Proficiency in other languages, in particular:
    • French
    • Spanish
    • Russian
    • Arabic
  • Expert skills in Microsoft Excel

Remuneration and Benefits

These are full-time positions based at our office in Washington, DC. The salary range for an Analyst is $50,000 – $70,000, and a Senior Analyst is $65,000 – $85,000.

Castalia offers a competitive benefits package that includes vacation and sick leave, comprehensive health plans, 401k matching, and ongoing professional training and development.

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: 30 July

We expect to inform successful candidates by 30 August 2021 for a start date of 4 October 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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PROJECTS        NEWS        BLOG        CONTACT
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