PEGASYS is an advisory group driving developmental impact in emerging economies. We work to solve complex problems and improve overall quality of life. We are trusted advisors and partners to the public and private sector, and support our clients to develop infrastructure and manage natural resources. In PEGASYS TRANSPORT, we empower clients to develop and implement solutions to complex transport problems. We approach each problem uniquely, by understanding and contextualizing the socio-economic and environmental needs, with the aim of delivering innovative, practical, sustainable and impactful transport solutions.
- Full-time position (in the transport practice) Location – Pretoria QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE Required A graduate qualification, preference for an analytical field (finance/commerce, engineering, the sciences) Track-record of academic excellence Must demonstrate strong numeracy capabilities Must be able to think logically and independently Must demonstrate or have a track record of leadership or entrepreneurial aptitude Must have interdisciplinary interests and skills Good exposure to or experience in analysis, synthesis and problem-solving Minimum 2 years of work experience, preferably in one of the following sectors: Finance, Management and / or Strategy Consulting, Engineering, Transport and / or Government. Understanding of, or previous exposure to business planning, financial analysis and / or financial modelling is an added advantage
- KEY SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES This role calls for several specific skills and characteristics in the candidate, including: Strong work ethic, self-motivated and demonstrable high standards of achievement; Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in diverse teams as well as independently; An energetic problem-solver, who is open-minded with multi-perspective views; Interest in working towards a desired outcome on complex and ambiguous client problems; Ability to research and translate findings into products; Good time management, with the ability to meet task deadlines within timeframe and budget; Excellent oral and written communication skills; Demonstrable ability to clearly break down and explain a complex topic verbally and in writing; Ability to listen and respond to input and diverse perspectives; and Ability to adapt and work in a highly-pressurized environment.
- Salary Commensurate with experience and qualifications. PREFERRED CANDIDATE PROFILE HDI preferred but not a constraining requirement Fluency in English Closing date for applications: 31 August 2017
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