Arup is an independent company with a team of people who specialise in different areas : engineering, architecture, design, consultancy and technical specialties, enabling us to offer a wide range of professional services.
Working with Arup gives you the opportunity to make a positive impact on the world. We are a privately-owned company that is independent in both thought and ownership and as such, we are defined by the diversity of people we attract to work on innovative projects around the world.
At Arup, our innovative spirit drives us to express our ingenuity in all our work, whether it be engineering, planning, design or consulting on many of the world's most famous construction projects.
Our aim is to provide our clients with technical excellence, innovation and value enhancement, while maintaining our core mission of designing a better world.
We have been present in Spain since 1993 and have a team of more than 200 people. We work for clients in the public and private sectors, providing creative and sustainable solutions based on the efficient use of resources.
Our multidisciplinary teams are guided by a global vision but adapted to local needs.
Why work at Arup?
What are we looking for?
We are looking for people with high technical knowledge but who are also aware of the world around them, committed to society, oriented towards innovation and sustainability.
We are a company that is fully aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals and therefore we seek people who share these concerns and interests.
If you would like to have the opportunity to participate in some of the most interesting projects in Europe, share your passion and experience in a global professional culture that believes in your infinite potential to achieve your goals.
Our Madrid office is seeking a junior consultant to join our award-winning Business & Investor Advisory ( BIA’) team to work on a variety of engagements primarily in the infrastructure space.
Arup is active across a range of sectors within infrastructure, such as roads, public transport, EV charging, ports, airports, or hospitals and other public buildings.
Wondering what BIA is? It is engineering with a twist, focusing on the overlap between Arup’s core business (i.e. commercial, technical, and ESG), and finance or legal.
The successful candidate will work on a variety of consulting projects providing advice to equity and debt investors, in the development, investment and financing of infrastructure projects.
We carry out highly exciting and challenging projects, in the field of strategic advisory, transaction due diligence, risk analysis, business case development, or economic appraisal.
Our combined skillset allows us to advise our clients across entire range of operational dimensions of the infrastructure space, comprising :
The cornerstone of our analysis are long-term opex and capex projections
Our projects are interdisciplinary by nature, as they combine the knowledge, competences and passions of financial and economic specialists and engineers, which makes Arup's services unique in the global market.
The successful candidate will :
To get a better grasp of what we do, a common day at work may be kicking off with the analysis of the O&M requirements set out in the concession agreement of a determined project, go for lunch after having read its O&M strategy, and spend the afternoon with the team running a joint review of the project’s financial model to ensure that the opex projections are compatible with the concession requirements and the strategy proposed.
Alternatively, starting the day reviewing asset condition reports, so as to map potential issues that may require short, mid or long-term maintenance interventions, and conclude the day by setting a capex programme that reflects the investment needs over time.
How to apply for this vacancy?
If this could be the next step in your journey, please apply online and include your resume and a cover letter written in English.