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Senior Business Case Analyst (Economic Infrastructure) - London (2315) in London at BuroHappold Engineering

Date Posted: 1/24/2018

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Job Description

BuroHappold Engineering is an international, integrated engineering consultancy operating in 23 locations worldwide, with over 50 partners and 1,800 employees including some of the world’s leading consulting engineers. For 40 years we’ve been building our reputation for delivering creative, value led building and city solutions for an ever changing world.

We are recruiting for a Senior Business Case Analyst to work within our Economic Infrastructure team based in our London Office.

Type of contract

Senior, Consultant

Area of Expertise
Cities Consulting


Office / Project Location

Closing Date

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Working within the Economic Infrastructure team of the Consultancy Business Group this role will work across a wide range of sectors, supporting the development and appraisal of business plans for a wide range initiatives being developed by the wider engineering teams within the company as well as working directly for external clients including private investors, public sector promoters, and multilateral funders.

 What will I be doing?

  • Developing appraisal frameworks to help guide BH design teams on the optimal solution as they develop solutions for clients
  • Working with discounted cash flow models to assess the business case for new infrastructure investment
  • Undertaking wider socio-economic evaluations of projects to support funding applications
  • Developing revenue forecast models based on demand and tariff principles  

What can I bring to the role? 

  • A proven track record of project evaluation and/or investment business case development.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Five (5) to fifteen (15) years of working experience in infrastructure projects, including regulated environments.
  • Knowledge of alternative procurement practices and economic principles.
  • University level qualification is expected in a relevant subject (i.e. economics, maths, statistics, engineering or environment)
  • Experience of working Internationally is a must
  • Ideally a Self-Starter, comfortable prioritising own workload and working independently.  

 Required Skills

Demonstrate evidence of spreadsheet modelling good practice, have experience of using spreadsheet based discounted cash flow models, a technical understanding of at least one regulated infrastructure sector (energy, waste, water, transport, etc), and experience working within multi-disciplinary teams.  

Desirable skills

An understanding of accounting or project finance principles, familiarity with the UK Treasury “Green Book”, an ability to work in at least one language in addition to English, familiarity with the latest technology developments and their impact on business case analysis, and first hand experience working on Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects.

BuroHappold is proud to be a practice of a diverse range of professionals that reflects the countries in which we operate.  We understand that through collaboration, diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative and elegant solutions. BuroHappold actively promotes inclusivity across the practice to enable every individual to reach their full potential. This begins with a fair and inclusive recruitment process which focuses on your skills, competencies and experiences in relation to the role.


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