Associate/Senior Associate- Infrastructure Investment

  • £70,000-£90,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • One Search
  • 20 Jun 18 2018-06-20

A European Investment arm of a Sovereign wealth fund investing in direct and co- investment Infrastructure projects across the UK and Europe. They have an extremely large amount of capital and a broad investment strategy, with their portfolio including assets across Core and Core Plus infrastructure such as water utilities, social infrastructure, airports and renewable energy.Looking for an Associate/Senior Associate in London.

The Firm

A European Investment arm of a Sovereign wealth fund investing in direct and co- investment Infrastructure projects across the UK and Europe. They have an extremely large amount of capital and a broad investment strategy, with a portfolio of assets across Core and Core Plus infrastructure such as water utilities, social infrastructure, airports and renewable energy.

 
The Role 

The Associate/Senior Associate will: 

  • Support the infrastructure investment team with the asset management and origination of investments at both an asset and portfolio level.
  • Support and potentially lead on specific projects as and when required.
  • Provide the ownership, management and maintenance of a portfolio fund model ensuring data and inputs are up-to-date, asset performance records including all required reporting dashboards are maintained accurately.
  • Prepare any necessary internal paperwork, approvals and recording of cash-flow, distribution, commitment accounts etc.
  • Monitor and analyse information received from Investee companies such as financial and operational performance
  • Evaluation of forecast asset financial performance against benchmarks, identifying and implementing areas for value accretive improvement
  • Provide support to the team in detail financial modelling capability for operational assets both in terms of principal asset valuation model and special project modelling. Eg. LTIP, new capes/project evaluation etc.
  • Be responsible, relevant to position, for the achievement of targets and performance of the Infrastructure team
  • Carry out regular research and analysis of markets
  • Maintain and demonstrate a Hugh standard of professional conduct with all internal departments, investor partners and external visitors.

The Candidate

In order to be considered you must ensure that you satisfy all of the following criteria:

  • 3-6 years’ experience working in the Infrastructure sector, of which some time will preferably have been gained within a fund/direct investor, but individuals from M&A teams within IBDs may also be considered.
  • Strong financial modelling capabilities with demonstrable previous experience in developing and constructing detailed financial evaluation and working with operational financial models across infrastructure sectors
  • Good understanding of infrastructure and key value drivers within investments across the infrastructure sectors
  • Strong risk analysis in analysing complex project transactions and companies with ability to interpret contract documentation
  • Knowledge of international macro-economic developments, finance products and capital markets
  • Strong team-working/collaboration ethic
  • A second European or Mandarin language would be an advantage

If you feel you satisfy the above criteria, please send your resume to Jack Atkins.

CVs to jack.atkins@one-search.com