Analyst, Strategic,Advisory Analyst, Strategic,Advisory …

Duff & Phelps
in Palo Alto, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Oct 20
Duff & Phelps
in Palo Alto, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Oct 20
Analyst, Strategic,Advisory
Analyst, Strategic Value Advisory

Our professionals balance analytical skills, deepmarket insight and independence to deliver solid, defensible analysis andpractical advice to our clients. As an organization, we value the diversebackgrounds and perspectives that enable us to think globally. We createtransparency in an opaque world, and we encourage our people to do the same.That means when you join our team, youll become part of a supportive andcollaborative work environment that empowers you to excel. If youre ready toshare your perspective with the world, then you can make a real impact here.This is the Duff & Phelps difference.

Duff& Phelps Strategic Value Advisory practice provides quantitativeconsulting services that solve business problems through the analysis of riskand value.  We provide our clients withquantitative and financial modeling and risk analyses to support mergers &acquisitions, intellectual property licensing and capital investment decisions,financial reporting valuations, and complex commercial litigation includingpatent litigation and contract disputes. We also provide analyses of productdevelopment investments and business growth strategies. Our Analysts receiveworld-class training, outstanding benefits, strong career progression,competitive salaries and relocation assistance when applicable

AtDuff & Phelps, your work will help protect, restore and maximize value forour clients. Join us and together well maximize the value of your career.


As an Analyst in the Strategic ValueAdvisory group, you will work on a wide variety of engagements that span allindustries and geographies.  Clientsrange from start-ups to Fortune 50 corporations, as well as public agencies andnonprofits.  You will work withcolleagues from diverse backgrounds and educational fields and be encouraged toactively participate in modeling brainstorming sessions from day one, as webelieve that such collaboration is key to giving our clients the absolutebest.  You will be empowered with theopportunity to apply your quantitative background to business and managementproblems in ways you may never have considered, ways that require you to neverstop learning and implementing new techniques and innovative approaches insolving the wide variety of challenging issues our clients face.

  • Collaboratingwith colleagues to devise innovative solutions to client problems
  • Workingclosely with clients and coworkers to formulate financial models
  • Programmingand running financial models and what if analyses
  • Interviewingexperts and performing industry research
  • Performingdata analysis including the application of statistics, econometrics,probabilistic modeling, Monte Carlo simulation, and other quantitative modelingand analytics techniques
  • Writingreports, making presentations, and assisting in group facilitation
  • Assistingin client proposals and developing new business 
  • Must be available to start between January 2021 and September 2021
  • Minimum current cumulative GPA of 3.5
  • Currently enrolled in (or recent graduatewith, or previously received if working on Masters or PhD) an undergraduate orgraduate degree in Mathematics/Statistics, Quantitative Economics, OperationsResearch/Management Science, or Physics from an accredited college oruniversity
  • Enjoymentof applying quantitative techniques to challenging, real-world problems
  • Solidunderstanding of mathematical concepts, probability and statistics
  • Stronganalytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as strongverbal and written communication skills and an ability to conceptualize
  • Attentionto detail, ability to manage time and work flow, work on multiple assignmentsand manage rapidly changing assignments in a team environment
  • Demonstratedcommitment to focus on quality
  • Willingnessto take initiative and responsibility, learn new concepts, work independentlyand master new tasks quickly
  • Programmingor statistical modeling experience using a programming language (VBA, C++, MATLAB,R, SAS, STATA, etc.) preferred

In order to be considered for a position at Duff & Phelps, youmust formally apply via 

Duff & Phelps is committed to creating an inclusive workenvironment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will considerall qualified applicants regardless of gender, gender identity, race, religion,color, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteranstatus, age or disability.

Primary Location:
Work Locations: Silicon Valley (0412) 1950 University Circle, Suite 400 East Palo Alto, 94303
Organization: Kroll
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Sep 9, 2020
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