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Consultant and Senior Consultant - Finance and Economics (including Economic Development Services)

Auckland City

Reference: 4531376

We continuously look for exceptional people - people able to bring fresh thinking to old problems, people with deep understanding of some of our most complex systems, markets and institutions, and people able to apply their knowledge and specialist skills to real world issues and opportunities.

Our energetic team of over 50 consultants and support staff have a wealth of in-depth knowledge and skills in public policy, evidence, insights and analysis; strategy, design and performance; and finance and economics. By working together as a team, we help make New Zealand a better place.

We are an innovative, collaborative group of professionals who care about doing a great job for our clients. We want someone who can fit into a work environment which is collaborative, fun, and where good ideas are listened to, no matter who they come from.

We are looking for consultants and senior consultants to support our growing Finance and Economics practice and to support service delivery across our Strategy, Design and Performance and Policy, Evidence, Insights and Analysis practices. This is an opportunity for a motivated individual to work with and learn from highly experienced practitioners from a range of related fields, on challenging and rewarding jobs.

The types of work you will be involved in includes:

  • Business case development and review (ideally using Better Business Case framework)
  • Cost benefit analysis, economic impact and value for money assessments
  • Funding and pricing reviews
  • Financial modelling
  • Economic development - strategy, programme, project and implementation advice
  • Labour market and industry analysis

Some of the industries that you will work across include, arts and culture, building and housing, education, energy, environment, health, international, justice, labour market, local government, primary industries, science and innovation, sports and recreation, transport, welfare and social sector.

To continue our success, we are looking for people that:

  • Rise to the challenge
  • Take their work seriously, but not themselves
  • Are curious
  • Value the person
  • Are better together.

Are you curious and ready for the challenge?