Graduate Opportunity

Economic and Financial Consulting

2020 Graduate Scheme

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About Economic and Financial Consulting:

FTI Consulting’s Economic & Financial Consulting practice is a team of around 150 economists, accountants and finance experts. We draw on a diverse set of skills to answer a wide range of economic and financial questions for international law firms, global conglomerates and FTSE 100 companies, governments and regulators, often in the context of legal disputes.

FTI Consulting

What do you get when you combine deep financial, forensic, economic, technology and communications experience with extensive industry expertise throughout the world? You get FTI Consulting.

We have particular expertise in valuation of businesses, intellectual property, complex financial products, and other assets. We are the leading firm in the provision of expert evidence on valuation issues before courts and tribunals all around the world and we also perform valuations in a variety of non-dispute contexts (for instance, restructuring, financial reporting, IP lisencing).

We also specialise in providing economic advice to participants governments, regulators, companies and investors on economic regulation across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. We apply economic theory in a highly practical way to offer economic advice to both regulators and regulated companies on a wide range of issues.

Examples of our recent work

Example Project – The effect of regulatory changes in the solar power industry:

We were engaged by a number of investors in solar power plants to assess the impact of and economic justification of changes to regulatory regimes along with the corresponding impact on the value of the investments.

Examples of other recent projects include:

  • Modelling the earning potential and case for subsidising rural broadband networks in Europe
  • Advising on the fair distribution of royalties from streaming services to artists
  • Valuation of a collection of airports in South Africa
  • Conducting an event study to determine the effect of the release of new information on share price of a European bank
  • Assessing the fair price for European countries to pay for natural gas given fundamental changes in the gas market
  • Advising the board of a brokerage firm on how best to efficiently close various financial positions.

Your role and what we offer

You will have the opportunity to apply your intellect and analytical skills to challenging economic, financial and business issues across many different industries. Our graduates play a key role throughout each of our projects, collaborating with team members on project design, performing research and analysis and developing insights and conclusions. We typically work in small teams which offers new joiners good exposure to senior staff form an early stage.

You will be supported through professional qualifications to become a Chartered Accountant (ACA) or a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). In addition, we have a comprehensive formal in-house learning and development programme, support by other informal knowledge sharing and industry and technical training which is offered in accordance with business need. As you take on new responsibilities, your training will help you develop into an effective and professional consultant.

Who we are looking for:

We are looking for numerate, analytical and inquisitive team players from any degree subject who are able to think independently and creatively. Candidates must have a minimum of a 2:1 degree and must be able to demonstrate their quantitative skills.

We will only consider applications which include both a Cover Letter explaining your motivation to work in the Economic & Financial Consulting practice at FTI Consulting and a CV that includes your academic performance at university and the results of your A-level or equivalent qualifications.

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Opportunity Overview

  • November 15th, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • London
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Disciplines accepted...

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