Investment Associate

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameSophie Bailey

Job description

​Title: Investment Associate

Location: Houston, Texas, United States (On-site)

Exciting opportunity to join a prestigious investor in the global energy and infrastructure sectors! The business specializes in private investments in energy and energy-related infrastructure, globally.

As an Associate, you will be afforded a high level of responsibility and autonomy from the outset and will report to a Managing Director - offering a fantastic platform for learning and development. You will work across all the firm's core verticals, providing unrivalled exposure to a diverse array of transactions.

The Associate will conduct financial analysis on investments in the energy sector, prepare investment recommendations, assist in closing transactions, and contribute to the management of portfolio investments.


  • Contribute to origination, analysis and due diligence, documentation, closing and monitoring of investments.

  • Perform due diligence and financial analysis.

  • Develop financial models and financial reporting tools.

  • Monitor portfolio of investments by maintaining cash flow models, reviewing financial and operating reports and researching industry materials

  • Prepare and participate in regular portfolio reviews.

  • Develop investment recommendations and present them to senior members of the Investment team.

  • Develop new investment ideas and write investment memoranda.

  • Undertake research on broad industry trends and dynamics.

  • Create and maintain all backup data.

  • Organize and attend meetings with sponsors, bankers, and consultants.

  • Attend conferences and maintain industry contacts.

Key requirements:

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

  • Minimum of one to three years of analytical experience in private equity, leveraged finance,

  • project finance and/or investment banking

  • Background or experience in infrastructure and renewables

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills

  • Advanced financial modeling skills

  • Solid Excel, PowerPoint and Word skills

  • Foreign language skills are a plus

  • Self-starter and team player

This role will be located in the Houston office on a hybrid basis.