Engineer - #366703

PwC Careers Africa

Date: 1 week ago
City: Johannesburg, Gauteng
Contract type: Full time

Line of Service

Not Applicable

Capital Projects

Management Level

Job Description & Summary
A career in Capital Programs Excellence, within Operations Consulting, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients understand where they might have vulnerabilities and develop solutions to manage the risks involved. We prevent, respond to and remediate a wide range of business threats, risks and complex issues.

Our team helps organisations deliver on their large scale capital programs and portfolios by providing assurance, tax, consulting, deals and forensics services across the capital program lifecycle. As part of the team, you'll utilize technology solutions to help our clients analyse, design and implement business changes related to their large scale capital programs.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
  • Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
  • Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Role Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity available for a Management Consultant who specialises in Water Consulting who will form part of the Sustainable Water and Infrastructure team, where you will form part of a team delivering on various government and private sector water projects.

Qualifications / Certifications required:

BSc in Civil or Mechanical Engineering

Experience required:

3-5 years working experience, specialising in the water sector focusing on water infrastructure, operational improvements i.e. operations of water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, infrastructure asset management

Working with Government - local, provincial and national,

Experiencing in water demand management and non revenue water reduction

Experience in management consulting is required

Responsibilities of role:

Keep up to date with water and environmental policies and development relating to water and ESG (Environment, Social, Governance)

Gathering and analysing information, formulate solutions to respond to client mandates, and developing and communicating recommendations

Develop client deliverables to the highest possible standards

Drafting of proposals for water and infrastructure projects

Project management of water and infrastructure projects

Skill sets required:

Technical capabilities aligned to your qualifications and work experience

Self-motivated and comfortable dealing with ambiguity

Portfolio Programme and Project Management

Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills

Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing

Excellent Presentation and Excel skills

Financial analysis skills

Report writing skills

Role related attributes:

Team player

Communication skills

Independence requirements to be taken into consideration:

Required Skills

Optional Skills

Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)

Travel Requirements
Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Government Clearance Required?

Job Posting End Date
May 23, 2024

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