DAI Management Consultants is a consulting firm specializing in the power generation and energy infrastructure sectors. The DAI team provides project technical assessments and economic analysis for the largest financial institutions in the U.S. and leading electric power development companies. Last year, DAI performed technical and valuation services on over $3 billion of solar and wind projects in addition to conventional (gas, nuclear) and emerging technologies (fuel cells, energy storage).
You’ll be working with DAI’s consulting practice in our Carnegie office. Our consulting practice assists our clients in solving complex valuation and technical analysis challenges. Blending strategic thinking with hands-on practicality, our team experts work to develop and implement economic analysis and technical assessments that solve our clients' most critical problems.
What You'll Do
You will work on client projects in the finance, power generation, and energy infrastructure sectors.
You will be part of a team and take responsibility for your own part of the problem solving. You will play a key role in gathering data and contributing to the team's recommendations, and you will work directly with senior client executives. You will also have a voice in determining the team's style and delivery of work.
No week will be equal to another. From gathering and analyzing data, to interviewing stakeholders or presenting your findings to clients, the range of issues to which you will be exposed will mean that you are constantly acquiring new skills and experience. Your ideas and opinions will be encouraged and valued from day one.
Job Description and Responsibilities
The Analyst is an integral member of a project team that includes engineers, economists, and financial analysts
The Analyst is responsible for assisting in the preparation of valuation reports for power generation assets and economic studies of power markets
Work with economists and quantitative analysts to develop market forecasts
Assist financial analysts with the development of cash flow models for power generation assets
Perform company, industry, and market analysis
Respond to client questions about research
Prepare written reports and presentation materials
Contribute to idea generation and development of new research products/consulting services
Bachelor degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or another quantitative field
Advanced degree in Finance, Economics, or Business encouraged
Previous experience with/knowledge of electric power markets is a plus
Demonstrated self-sufficiency with all relevant computer skills
Proficient knowledge and experience with Excel
Outstanding written and oral communication skills
Ability to tackle unstructured problems and work independently
Strong attention to detail and willingness to work in data-intensive, quantitative environment
Flexible individual with the ability to work well under pressure and balance multiple priorities
Ability to work across disciplinary boundaries
Positive consideration will be given to candidates who possess the following:
Exposure to energy economics
Relevant business experience with power markets, development, or operations
DAI Management Consultants has been providing valuation and appraisal services to institutional investors, banks and insurance companies for over 30 years. The firm specializes in energy and renewable energy companies, assets and equipment. Over the past several years the firm has experienced growth in the solar, wind and renewable energy sectors.