Consulting positions for Finance PhD candidates

Nov 02, 2018
Dec 02, 2018

Oxera ( is looking for Finance PhD candidates to join our Commercial Disputes team in any of our offices across Europe (Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, London, Oxford, Paris and Rome). The Commercial Disputes team sits within Oxera’s Finance & Valuation practice and is involved in a broad range of high-profile litigation and international arbitration disputes.
These are full-time, permanent roles with competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits packages, opportunities for visa sponsorship, and clear career progression and professional training opportunities.
In addition to contributing towards project work, our consultants are expected to participate in project management and be involved in business development activities.
The Commercial Disputes team specialises in assessing damages resulting from breach of contract, shareholder disagreements, fraud allegations, reputational harm, intellectual property rights infringements, tax issues and insolvency proceedings. Our work on these cases revolves around the application of the most suitable finance and valuation techniques to assess the market outlook of companies, to value tangible and intangible assets and complex financial products, and to estimate lost profits resulting from the termination of agreements.
An ideal candidate would be interested in applying their theoretical and empirical finance and valuation expertise to real-world disputes cases, and have strong analytical, communication, presentation, and teamwork skills. Pre- or postgraduate work experience in a related environment (preferably in finance, government, related industries, or consulting) is strongly desired.

To apply, send us your CV, a cover letter and your job market paper by email to
We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis, and interviewing at the ASSA Meetings in Atlanta, GA, on January 4-6 2019. Please indicate if you will be available for an interview there in your cover letter.
Oxera is a market-leading economic and finance consultancy based in Europe. We have over 35 years of experience advising companies, policymakers, regulators and lawyers all over the world on economic and financial issues across various sectors. Our client base extends to all four corners of the world, with our recent cases involving companies and assets in Europe, North and South America, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, and the Far East.
We have a well-deserved reputation for credibility and integrity among those we advise, and among key decision-makers. Today, we have more than 100 consultants across our offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, London, Oxford, Paris and Rome, and a wide network of Associates who are leading academics in economics and finance. Our experts have testified in many courts around the world and in front of many arbitral tribunals.