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Analyst – Power and Utilities

Date: Nov 22, 2018

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

AutoReq ID138028BR
Job TitleAnalyst – Power and Utilities
CountryUnited Kingdom
LocationLondon
FunctionRisk Consulting
Service LineForensic
Service Line InformationUsing a wide variety of technical and sector-specific skills, KPMG's Risk Consulting group proactively helps clients increase profits whilst reducing reputational, operational, financial and other risks. We are experienced in managing diverse issues including fraud, regulatory compliance, risk frameworks and modelling, capital efficiency, corporate governance, dispute resolution, deriving value from contracts and much more.

Forensic - Using specialist accounting, investigation and business skills in assisting clients involved in commercial or regulatory disputes or in the investigation of fraud and impropriety. Working in the team will mean getting involved in a broad range of projects, i.e. Fraud investigations, and tracing assets.

KPMG OverviewKPMG is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax & Pensions, Consulting, Deal Advisory and Technology services. Through the talent of over 16,000 colleagues, we bring our creativity and insight to our clients’ most critical challenges.

With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.

Job DescriptionRoles and Responsibilities

We are looking for an energy sector analyst to join our P&U team.

The successful applicant will be required to contribute to the delivery of outstanding client deliverables. This includes supporting the project manager to develop and present tailored research and analysis to provide valuable insight for the client. Key roles will include:

- Report writing and slide packs
- Building analytical models
- Conducting research and analysis on companies, trends, and industries
- Contributing to analysis in internal and external meetings to help solve client’s issues
- Presenting your findings

As part of this, we would expect that s/he has excellent written and oral communication skills. S/he will be required to attend client meetings, present on key findings and be confident interpreting client requirements and translating these into the final deliverable.

The successful applicant should also be an excellent team player. A significant part of the role will be supporting senior team members not only in client deliverables but also in driving business development work such as proposals and thought leadership. S/he will also be expected to actively contribute to team meetings and team development including contributing to team initiatives to improve core processes.
S/he may be required to work across different teams in KPMG. Where this is possible s/he should look to build their own internal network which can be drawn upon for cross functional projects in the future.

Qualifications and Skills

- Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing.
- Perfect command of English.
- An ability to work to tight deadlines, on multiple projects simultaneously, and to produce deliverables of consistently high quality.
- Strong academic background. A degree in Economics, or a science or mathematics based subject is highly desirable.
- Intermediate excel skills / modelling experience is desirable.

Experience and Background

- 1-2 years’ experience in the energy and utility sector in the UK or abroad is useful. If not, a keen interest to develop knowledge in this area is required.
- If the candidate does not have experience in the utility sector, experience working in a regulated industry, a regulatory body or a consultancy firm is essential.
- Experience working in a team, often to tight deadlines and often on multiple tasks at once.
- Experience providing robust research and analysis in an environment where rigour and accuracy is vital.
- Experience in building successful networks to identify business opportunities and win work is highly desirable.

Our DealIf the chance to work with interesting clients and innovative technology wasn’t rewarding enough, we’ll motivate you in other ways too. At KPMG you can expect real responsibilities and opportunities to grow professionally.


‘Our Deal’ sets out all the different ways you’ll be rewarded at KPMG. Among other things you can benefit from honest conversations about your career as well as a range of other rewards. In all these ways and more, we have created an environment that can bring out the best in you.

Flexible WorkingWhile some of our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, we are supportive where possible of helping you to achieve a balance between your home and work demands.

We are happy to discuss individual requirements and our range of flexible working arrangements could be of interest. Furthermore, as part of the recruitment process, we can put you in touch with people who work flexibly so you can understand from them what our culture is like.

Applying with a DisabilityKPMG are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. As a member of the Business Disability Forum we're committed to ensuring that you are treated fairly throughout our Recruitment Process. Should you be successful after the initial application stage, please discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require, with your recruitment contact.

KPMG's commitment to diversity

We are proud of the value we place on individuality; we want you to bring your full self to work and truly maximise your potential. We believe that your individuality helps us to deliver the best results for our clients. Diversity of background, diversity of experience, diversity of perspective - that's the KPMG difference. But, don't take our word for it, find out more about diversity at KPMG.



Returning to work after a break
At KPMG, we appreciate that returning to work after an extended career break can be daunting. We understand that those with experience who have taken a career break have a wealth of experience and knowledge to offer our organisation, which helps us to achieve our business goals. We will support you to refresh your skills, develop your confidence and provide a supportive network across the firm to help you best integrate into the working environment. This role welcomes applications for individuals who have been out of work for 18 months or more and who have previous relevant experience.

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KPMG has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. Please check here to see our policy on agencies: Policy


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