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Associate Project Finance | Solar & Energy Storage

Posted 04 September 2023
Salary $DOE
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRenewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
ReferenceBMLI-1JUN23
Contact NameBen Martin

Job description

Role: Associate Project Finance

Location: Remote

The Opportunity:

The Green Recruitment Company is partnering with a growing renewable energy development company, as it looks to build out its Finance team. The company focuses on developing utility-scale solar PV and battery storage projects located on brownfield sites.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in financial modeling and project acquisitions, combining solar and energy storage technologies to create value for the company and more effectively serve customer needs. A strong background in PF, M&A, and Capital Markets in renewable energy is essential for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead financial modeling, analysis, and due diligence activities as part of a deal team for project and portfolio acquisitions, joint ventures, and other development partnership opportunities

  • Actively participate in tax equity and debt project financings with team, managing modeling, assisting in financier due diligence, and contributing to structuring and negotiations

  • Build, refine, and maintain financial models for in-house solar and energy storage development projects

  • Support evaluations and analysis of power offtake opportunities to determine offer pricing and structures, in close conjunction with commercial and development teams

  • Prepare presentations for management and Board of Directors regarding acquisitions, project financings and key strategic project decisions

Requirements:

  • 2-4 years of project finance, investment banking, advisory, and/or other capital markets experience in renewable energy, power, or other infrastructure finance industries

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, business, or economics

  • Hands-on experience preforming financial analysis for U.S. renewable energy project financings and/or M&A transactions

  • Strong proficiency in financial modeling and analytics, including financial modelling skills from scratch, project finance, and corporate finance

  • Passion for renewable energy industry, with a general understanding and familiarity with US power markets and wind, solar, and/or energy storage project development

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to develop effective and concise presentation materials

  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US