Senior Manager Project Finance

Posted 28 November 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameSamantha Ma

Job description

​The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to have partnered with a leading long-term investor, developer, owner, and operator of power projects in Africa.

The role sits within the project finance and M&A team and is responsible for supporting transaction execution, business development, financing, and corporate initiatives. A second core component of the role relates to the owning and being responsible for the financial modelling across the Group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build, run and optimise complex project finance models for greenfield project and acquisition opportunities

  • Manage external consultants

  • Lead and manage financial model training

  • Support the structuring, negotiation and finalisation of project finance and acquisition transactions

  • Provide detailed input into the drafting of IC and board papers

  • Support the preparation and optimisation of formal bid process responses , non-binding and binding offer

  • Complete asset pricing exercises

  • Prepare and present complex analyses to internal and external stakeholders

  • Perform detailed credit analysis of key project stakeholders

  • Provide post-close support to facilitate the seamless transition of projects from development through to operations

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Project Finance modelling, including VBA and application of industry best practices.

  • Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Project).

  • Effective communication, both verbal and written.

  • Able to support the negotiation of complex legal and commercial issues.

  • Proactive and analytical problem solving.

  • Ability to work effectively both in a team and independently.

  • Effective comprehension of complex legal and tax structures.