University Intern, Construction, Disputes & Advisory
Location: New York
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and
This position supports the Ankura Construction, Disputes & Advisory
Business Group - one of seven practices focused on client delivery
services across the Firm.
Position Summary: As a Construction Intern in Ankuras Construction
Disputes & Advisory Group, you will develop analytical skills while
being immersed in the world of client services. Construction
Interns work directly with project team leaders and experts,
assisting our experts in performing the detailed analyses required
to provide the best solutions for our clients. Interns perform
project schedule, cost, productivity and statistical analyses as
well as assist with review of key project issues through document
review and database creation/management. Our Interns are
instrumental in helping clients with the complex challenges of
planning, constructing, completing and resolving disputes for some
of the largest construction projects around the world.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists with data gathering including detailed document reviews and
database creation/ management.
Performs detailed analyses of project schedule delays, project cost
records, productivity, change orders and other issues related to
design and construction.
Utilizes various computer software to analyze and model schedules,
contractor production rates and costs.
Creates high quality work product and demonstrates exceptional
Prepares client-ready work product for senior level review.
Supports company and business group development efforts.
Basic Qualifications, Skills, and Characteristics:
Expected Bachelors Degree in engineering with solid academic
Highly motivated, driven, and energetic attitude towards work and
Strong team-oriented personality characteristics: hard-working,
thoughtful, and collaborative, with a positive outlook and
Creative/analytical problem-solving ability and a collaborative
Ability to utilize technology to solve complex problems.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Ability to adapt quickly in handling multiple/evolving tasks as a
result of new engagements and/or re-prioritized deadlines.
Must be able to produce high quality and/or final work product
under strict deadlines.
Ability to excel within a team environment.
Must be willing to travel and work overtime as needed.
Must demonstrate a working knowledge of Word, Excel and
Experience with Primavera scheduling tools and Critical Path Method
(CPM) scheduling techniques is desirable, but not required.
Construction Disputes & Advisory Summary: Ankuras Construction
Disputes & Advisory professionals are recognized as leading experts
in providing construction dispute resolution and advisory services
for some of the worlds most complex construction projects. Ankuras
construction experts provide services to clients on construction
projects across all industries to avoid, manage and mitigate
execution risks throughout the project lifecycle.
Expert Dispute Resolution Services: Our experts provide analysis of
complex issues in construction disputes, including robust delay and
cost analyses, to determine the root-cause of issues experienced on
the project. Conclusions are presented in a clear, concise and
objective manner to assist parties in the dispute resolution
Advisory Services: Our experts draw upon vast industry experience
and lessons learned through dispute resolution experience to
provide risk management, project management, planning and cost
advisory services to parties at an early stage in the construction
Ankura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to
fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect
and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and
expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin,
or any other legally protected status.
Ankura Consulting Group, LLC is an independent global expert
services and advisory firm that delivers services and end-to-end
solutions to help clients at critical inflection points related to
change, risk, disputes, finance, performance, distress, and
transformation. The Ankura team consists of more than 1,500
professionals in more than 30 offices globally who are leaders in
their respective fields and areas of expertise. Collaborative
lateral thinking, hard-earned experience, expertise, and
multidisciplinary capabilities drive results and Ankura is
unrivaled in its ability to assist clients to Protect, Create, and
Recover Value . For more information, please visit:
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