VP- Renewables, Power & Utilities

  • CHF 175,000+
  • Zurich, Switzerland Zurich Zurich CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • One Search
  • 22 Jun 18 2018-06-22

Our client is looking for a VP to join them, being the largest investment banking firm solely focussed on the Sustainable Infrastructure sectors, providing financial advisory services related to M&A and capital raising transactions as well as strategic advisory. They have an extensive global network of relationships and have raised over $3 billion of new capital and executed M&A transactions with an aggregate value in excess of $8 billion.

The Firm

Our client is the largest investment banking firm solely focussed on the Sustainable Infrastructure sectors, providing financial advisory services related to M&A and capital raising transactions as well as strategic advisory. They have an extensive global network of relationships and since inception in 2009, they have raised over $3 billion of new capital and executed M&A transactions with an aggregate value in excess of $8 billion.

The Role

The Vice President will:

  • Serve as a key member of the Zurich team, working directly with both senior and junior team members as well as with clients
  • Execute and manage transactions on day-to-day basis
  • Lead the development and preparation of confidential offering memoranda, management presentations and other material and analysis in support of transactions
  • Lead outreach to potential buyers / investors
  • Manage extensive operating and financial / accounting due diligence
  • Synthesize complex valuation and financial analysis
  • Implement sector and client coverage
  • Prepare for and participate in new business presentations
  • Develop and lead in-depth industry research
  • Interact with clients, potential acquirers, and potential investors, including significant client interaction at multiple levels
  • Supervise, develop, train and mentor junior bankers

The Candidate

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

  • 6+ years of experience in investment banking and currently employed as a Vice President in a bulge bracket or leading boutique or M&A department
  • Industrial banking background
  • Power & Utilities with renewables is a plus
  • Impeccable grasp of corporate finance, valuation and accounting
  • Proactive and entrepreneurial approach in identifying and materializing new business opportunities
  • Strong execution skills (ideally 4-5 completed transactions in the last 18 months)
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently
  • Strong interest for the Sustainable Infrastructure sector
  • Proficient in conversational and written English, second European language highly beneficial, in particular German/French
  • EU citizenship or valid visa to work in Switzerland

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

CVs to jack.atkins@one-search.com