Viridium Associates

Project Finance Specialist, Munich, Germany

Job Summary

Company:

Viridium Associates

Category:

Finance

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Solar

Close Date:

12/01/12

Compensation:

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Munich, Germany

Address To:

The Viridium Team

Description

 

My client is a global manufacturer of high quality photovoltaic modules and developer of solar power projects. In line with the success that they have experienced in the market and their aggressive growth plans, they are looking to bring on board an experienced project finance specialist.
 
Position Overview:
My client is looking for a strong project finance candidate who has experience on the debt and/or equity side. You will help with the development of relationships with both debt and equity providers and will be active in analyzing project finance models to optimize project capitalization. This is a great opportunity for a junior project finance candidate to make the move into a more senior position in a successful, international organization.
 
Responsibilities:
Obtain debt/equity project financing facilities for all new projects 
Cash flow modeling 
Reporting to the Director Project Finance with progress or difficulties in obtaining or structuring financing solutions for various utility scale solar PV projects
Negotiate at a senior level with potential lenders/investors
Prepare all necessary documentation
Liaise internally with legal specialists in order to work within relevant laws and regulations
Develop and maintain strong relationships with debt and equity financing partners
Assist in the sales of solar PV projects once they have been completed and the grid has been connected
 
Education:
Background in financial engineering or a similar discipline educated to BSC or MSC
 
Core Requirements:
At least 2-4 years’ experience working in conventional or renewable energy debt and/or equity project financing 
Must have a proven track record in structuring finance models and executing them
Fluency in German and English 
Autonomous, knowledgeable and able to come up with realistic solutions for any problems that arise
Proven track record assessing loans and securities
 
General Requirements:
Good IT skills (Word and Excel)
Be willing to relocate and work in Frankfurt, Germany
 
Key Skills: Solar, PV, Photovoltaic, financial analysis, project finance, debt, equity
 
For more information please send a Word copy of your CV to apply-315406521-4524@at.idibu.com, call us on +44 (0) 203 005 5560, or visit www.viridiumassociates.com. No PDFs please. We can only respond to applicants with relevant experience as detailed above.