Associate Debt Advisory Power, Energy and Renewables

  • Upon Application
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 20 Jul 18 2018-07-20

Our client a major Bank seeks an Associate Debt Advisory to join their team based in London

The Associate will be involved in advisory and occasionally principal transactions from the outset and will be expected to have the skills required to: 

  • Build and/or oversee financial models
  • Be familiar with and help prepare draft Term Sheets for all levels of debt within the Capital Structure which could include, Senior, Mezzanine,  Securitisation, PIK, Second lien, High Yield  corporate bonds
  • Assist in the preparation of Information Memoranda for Banks and other Financial Institutions bidding on the financing requirement
  • Liaison and relationship building with banks
  • Deal with internal debt/ bank queries on a day-to-day basis
  • Assess the appropriate debt level and debt structure for the potential acquisition
  • Be familiar with and have experience of external ratings assessments across some of the Energy, Renewables, Airports and Transport sectors
  • Close working relationship with tax/ legal advisors in structuring the deal to ensure appropriate security/ whitewash
  • Assisting with documentation process
  • Communicate and coordinate with M&A colleagues to ensure the delivery of financing within tight timelines
  • Discuss derivatives structures 

About you

The ideal candidate will have

  • Several years of relevant experience in an Investment Bank or similar
  • Fundamental knowledge of debt products across the capital structure
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of finance documentation
  • A clear ambition for a career in the debt markets
  • Preferably experience within project finance, infrastructure and acquisition finance
  • Outstanding tertiary qualifications in mathematics, finance or similar
  • Excellent financial modelling skills including cashflow and financial ratio analysis
  • Strong analytical/numerical skills as well as excellent commercial judgement
  • Knowledge of the UK and European Investment Banking sector
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organisation skills
  • The ability to work across multiple deals at the same time