Leading European renewable energy investor is looking for an experienced Financial Modeller to join their Portfolio team.
The team manages and reports on investments into GBP2.7Bn of energy generating assets in the UK, France, Italy and Australia. Expansion into other European territories is expected.
Work directly with the investment team, to ensure the integrity of their SPV financial models
Models are used for budget setting and control day to day cash management, forecasting, distribution management, debt reporting and quarterly valuations
Build new models as necessary for new technologies, funds or territories.
Typically handing over the ongoing management of these models, once they are built, to other team members
Design and implement model design policies, support transition, including bridging, from one model to the next
Oversee the training and ongoing support that enable the wider team to update and manage their models effectively and accurately
Design and implement an appropriate model integrity policy to include an internal and external auditing programme – tracking modelling errors and implementing strategies to minimise future errors.
At least 5 years experience of building and operating corporate or asset models
A science degree or an MBA is preferred
Investment/financial experience and an interest in renewable energy is an advantage but not a requirement
Expert at excel, proficient in VBA
An ability to step back and see the wider strategic purpose of each and every data point
Ideally some experience from an Investment business / perspective
Excellent interpersonal skills
Be a great teacher (of modelling) and be naturally adept at bringing others along with your ideas