Experience the difference with KPMG, one of the worlds most respected and trusted professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.
We offer flexible work arrangements and rewarding careers for outstanding individuals in our open and friendly culture.
Due to ongoing demand and request from our clients to provide integrated infrastructure advisory services including transport planning, policy, demand, and economics, we are currently looking for transport planner/ demand modeller to work in our Policy Program and Evaluation (PP&E) practice. There are multiple vacancies across Associate Director, Senior Manager, Manager and Senior Consultant levels based out of our state of the art offices in Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane.
In KPMG's Policy, Programs & Evaluation Services group, you'll work alongside high-calibre professionals with public policy, service delivery, finance, economics, program management, program evaluation and risk management backgrounds. Our sector expertise extends across justice, education, transport and infrastructure, central agencies, human services and the broader public sector.
We are currently seeking to fill multiple roles across Associate Director, Manager and Senior Consultant levels with extensive experience in transport planning and modelling to join our National practice. The projects we undertake include:
Defining policy problems and providing practical, and strategic advice on options.
Demand analysis, economic and financial analysis and business case preparation to support government and private sector investment decision making.
Policy, project and program reviews and assessments, and advising on strategies to achieve policy objectives.
Your new role
In your new role, you will be engaged in nationally significant projects from across Australia. You will work on demanding but intellectually stimulating and challenging work using advanced methodologies and tools.
You will be responsible for:
Leading/managing multiple and concurrent engagements with our transport and planning clients, ensuring we provide high quality services and outcomes
Developing and fostering relationships with clients and stakeholders
Working with teams and staff across different areas of KPMG to share your insights and expertise and collaborate to deliver high quality solutions to our clients
Applying innovative and creative techniques to solve complex problems on client engagements
Your activities may include leading and managing the following types of engagements:
integrated transport and land use planning and policy advice
land use and transport demand analysis and modelling
strategic policy and program review and reform options
developing business cases for detailed policy and projects
program evaluation services
economic modelling and analysis; and
financial feasibility analysis.
You will bring to the role
A degree or higher qualifications in engineering, urban planning, mathematics or other fields as relevant.
Significant experience with industry-standard network planning and strategic demand modelling platforms such as CUBE/Voyager, EMME, Vissim, Visum, as well as exposure and interest in Activity Based Modelling, Land Use and Transport Interaction models and economic analysis.
A strong understanding of transport planning and modelling principles applied to strategic planning, public transport and transport network investigations.
Demonstrated analytical abilities and experience with GIS, mapping and other data analytics tools would be highly advantageous.
Ability to explain complex issues in easy to understand manner.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
An ability to develop and foster strategic relationships.
What we offer
We offer rewarding careers, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship.
We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and economic policy issues; and we use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.
We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.
This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.
Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online
Advertised: 27 Jun 2017 AUS Eastern Standard Time Applications close: 22 Jul 2017 AUS Eastern Standard Time