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Senior Financial Advisor

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH136911
  • Location: USA, Illinois, Chicago
  • Sector: Finance, Project Finance & Structured Finance, Renewables
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 29/01/2019
This vacancy has now expired.

A global energy company, a leading provider of electricity, natural gas, and energy services. With 154,950 employees in more than 70 countries worldwide, achieved revenue of €69.9 billion in 2015. committed to being a leader in the energy transition.

The Acquisitions, Investments and Financial Advisory ("AIFA") team is a fast-paced group that is closely involved in major transactions and strategic initiatives undertaken by the group in North America.


 Demonstrated expertise in developing and utilizing detailed, Excel-based, financial models. VBA knowledge is a plus

 Strong knowledge of finance, accounting topics and tax structures

 Ability to manage multiple parties including banks, consultants, lawyers as well as internal stakeholders (management, business development, legal, technical, insurance, tax and accounting) to bring transactions to conclusion in a challenging environment

 Broad expertise in the Power, Infrastructure or Energy sectors

 10 years of experience in valuation of projects, while conducting M&A and project finance transactions at an investment bank, private equity fund or strategic player in one of the abovementioned industries

 Good understanding of all aspects of project finance and M&A transactions, including experience in reviewing and negotiating legal documentation and exposure to structuring and closing transactions

 A good understanding of local financial products, banking system and capital markets


 Strong analytical and quantitative skills (results-oriented but still looking at issues in a very detailed manner)

 Ability to identify and present the key aspects, challenges and potential issues of a project

 Ability to work in a team and in multi-cultural environments

 Ability to work on several projects in parallel and to work effectively under pressure

 Strong communication and presentation skills

 Good interpersonal skills, strong team spirit

 Leadership skills


 Graduate degree in economics, business administration or engineering

 Additional post-graduates such as Master in Finance or Business Administration is a plus

 CFA concluded or in progress is a plus

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