Economic and Financial Consulting 2020 Summer Internship - London, United Kingdom,
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.
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 licencing).
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 interns will have the opportunity to experience a variety of different projects across a variety of industries.
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 be on track to achieve 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.
The application deadline is the 31 Jan 2019. Please note applications will not be reviewed until after this date.
Candidates will hear back from us with interview invitations by mid-February 2020.
About FTI Consulting:
FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm, dedicated to helping organisations navigate and manage a diverse range of complex issues and business challenges. Our expertise covers the spectrum of Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Economic Consulting, Forensic & Litigation Consulting, Strategic Communications and Technology. We are a company of more than 4,600 professionals with annual revenues in excess of $1.8 billion, with offices located in every major business centre in the world.
Our professionals are some of the most experienced leaders in their fields, and advise across a range of industries. Our clients engage us for high-stakes concerns or emerging opportunities that require specialised expertise, and over the past two decades we have been engaged to work behind the headlines on some of the biggest news stories to date.
FTI Consulting is a fast growing and vibrant place to work. Steered by our values of Integrity, Creativity, Achievement, Empathy and Respect, its meritocratic culture invites both collaboration and healthy debate. We are large enough to be trusted by our clients to solve their biggest issues and yet small enough to know our colleagues on a personal level enabling better team working and a supportive culture to develop your career goals and ambitions.