Director of Project Finance

Posted 15 January 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationNew York
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameRegan Kinder

Job description

We have a new role for a Director of Project Finance to work within the renewables market in New York City.

As the Director of Project Finance based in New York City, you will be a key member of our finance team, responsible for structuring and securing financing for our renewable energy projects. This role requires a strategic thinker with a deep understanding of project finance, financial modeling, and a proven track record of successful deal execution.

Company Overview

The Green Recruitment Company is working with a developer of community solar projects, having already developed 2,000 megawatts of community solar across more than 400 projects. 


  • Strategizing and executing the strategy to raise debt & tax equity to support the company's operating portfolio.

  • Structuring, negotiating, and closing project financing, execution of due diligence processes.

  • In addition, I lead finance transactions, negotiations, due diligence, and modeling.

  • Furthermore, identify, assess, and manage financial risks associated with project development and financing.

  • Additionally, implement strategies to mitigate risks and enhance the financial performance of projects.

  • Stay informed about market trends, financing mechanisms, and regulatory changes impacting the renewables sector.

  • Moreover, provides insights and recommendations to senior management based on market analysis.

  • Develop and maintain successful relationships with financing parties, including tax equity investors, lenders, project investors and others.

  • Lastly, Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including development, legal, and operations, to ensure alignment between project finance and overall business objectives.


  • 7+ years’ experience in renewable energy, infrastructure project finance or investment banking.

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics or related; Masters preferred.

  • Proven track record of leading successful transactions and closings.

  • Lastly, comfortable working in a fast-moving dynamic, environment

If you are a strategic finance professional with a passion for renewable energy and a track record of successfully structuring project finance deals, we invite you to apply for the position of Director of Project Finance and contribute to the advancement of sustainable energy solutions in the New York City market.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Regan Kinder (regan@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)