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Infrastructure & Capital Projects, Analyst and Senior Analyst

Date:  25-Nov-2021

Canberra, ACT, AU

  • Do you want to influence the outcome of social and economic infrastructure and service delivery projects for government?
  • Do you have what it takes to inform decisions on Nation-defining projects and life-changing services, then help to deliver them?
  • Do you want to make a lifetime of impact on everyday lives?


Then a role in our Canberra-based Infrastructure & Capital Projects team could be for you…

Deloitte’s Infrastructure & Capital Projects team is a national team of over 130 professionals focused on advising on some of the largest and most high-profile infrastructure projects and programs, as well as complex government services contracts. Our work spans the infrastructure lifecycle from policy development, preparation of business cases, designing and running procurement processes, to undertaking benefits realisation and contract management. We work across a range of sectors including public transport, health & human services, justice & security, defence, education, sports & recreation, ports & economic infrastructure and precincts & urban renewal. Our Infrastructure & Capital Projects team work closely with Deloitte Access Economics and other teams to bring integrated thinking and solutions to some of our clients most complex projects, programs and challenges.  

Government infrastructure forms the backbone of our economy. Government services in many ways represent its lifeblood and are often complex and challenging to get right. Deloitte’s Infrastructure & Capital Projects team works closely with governments to generate a lifetime of value through investments in infrastructure and outsourcing of complex services contracts.

Whether we are supporting the delivery of infrastructure to sustain and build our lucky country and serve our citizens, unpacking data, sourcing technology solutions, addressing environmental sustainability requirements, or helping design responses to new security threats, our Infrastructure & Capital Projects team will provide you with the opportunity to work with governments in delivering the investments and services which nourish, protect and sustain our nation.


What will your typical day look like?

Expect to work closely as a trusted advisor to Australian and Territory Government departments, including the Department of Defence, and help address ‘front-page’ and ‘big-ticket’ issues related to social and economic infrastructure and complex government services.


You will also be making a meaningful impact on the economy. Your work could cover the whole of a project’s lifecycle to inform major decisions and implement complex projects, from policy development and business cases, through to procurement, implementation, and delivery.


You might find yourself:


  • collaborating with Government and its stakeholders to inform investments in the Government’s next generation of defence infrastructure, delivering world-leading technological advantages to Australia’s national security capability
  • analysing an infrastructure network’s performance and future requirements using the latest tools and technologies, such as a ‘digital twins’ or enabling machine learning to identify opportunities and risk
  • undertaking analysis to consider where the next rail line should go, working with government and community stakeholders, considering the social, economic and environmental impact of different options to determine an optimal outcome 
  • working with a team, including architects, engineers, lawyers and people across multiple areas of government, to run an international tender process involving major global companies at the forefront in their fields and negotiate great public outcomes and value for money from complex service contracts such as for transport operations, airports, healthcare or defence
  • undertaking commercial and financial analysis, designing commercial frameworks such as performance and payment arrangements, and developing and delivering procurement strategies to optimise competitive processes



Enough about us, let’s talk about you. 

You will have:  


  • An interest in public sector and the economic, financial and social drivers of government investment, decision-making and policy.
  • A strong desire to make an impact that matters through the work that you do.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills, including the ability to prepare a range of different documents, and write in different styles for different purposes and audiences (e.g. technical reports, briefings to executive decision makers, succinct summaries of complex issues in layman’s terms, visual materials to support stakeholder engagement activities with a variety of audiences).
  • A positive, collaborative and problem-solving approach.
  • A desire to learn and grow.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
  • A relevant tertiary qualification (e.g. Economics, Econometrics, Public Policy, Commerce, Law, Finance or Engineering).
  • An Australian Government National Security Clearance, or the capacity to apply for and maintain an Australian Government National Security Clearance.


You may also have the following, although these are not essential:


  • Experience in the public sector, procurement and/or delivery of infrastructure and associated services, financial and/or economic modelling, contract design and development, consulting and the provision of professional services.
  • Strong quantitative analysis skills including financial and/or economic analysis.
  • An understanding of the workings of the Australian and/or Australian Capital Territory Government
  • You may even be an engineer looking for a change in direction, we have lots of those.


Don’t currently live in Canberra? No problem! Let’s chat about how we can support you in making the transition to Australia’s Capital.


Why Deloitte?  

At Deloitte you will work alongside market leading experts in their fields, who will inspire, listen and value your contribution. We will help you grow as you help us grow. Our global infrastructure leadership is based in Australia, and through that you will be able to leverage world leading expertise wherever that is located. You will work alongside Australia’s pre-eminent economic advisors, Deloitte Access Economics, as we consider the market and economic implications of the investments that build our lucky country. Whether there is a wicked problem to solve or an innovative solution waiting to be found, we will work together internally, with our valued clients and with our business partners to deliver the best possible outcomes for our clients.


You will be joining our recently formed Canberra Infrastructure & Capital Projects team where you will be working with the best and brightest in growing our business. With the full backing of our Partners and staff you will be part of our growing team – involved in every aspect of our client work and business growth, from strategic planning, to training new team members, thought leadership and business development, this is a unique opportunity to build new skills, take more responsibility and share in the benefits of the success we create.


We will thrive together, have fun along the way and succeed together.

Next Steps  

Sound exactly like the sort of role for you? Apply now! 




By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


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