The Client is a leading international investor in the Infrastructure space. They combine local knowledge and their international network to identify attractive opportunities. They apply an operational and financial skillset to create value.
The Infrastructure business invests across utilities, power, transportation and social infrastructure globally.
Due to recent successful fundraising and a busy pipeline, the team now requires the support of more individuals in their London office.
As an Associate within Infrastructure your main responsibilities will involve:
Researching selected sectors, companies and market segments to identify potential investment opportunities
Developing long term financial models of investment opportunities from financial and commercial research and company data
Analysing and interpreting results from the financial model to help assess the investment case
Working with external advisors to conduct in-depth analysis of investment opportunities
Drafting Investment Committee papers and conducting further research as needed
Providing assistance in transaction administration, ensuring compliance with internal procedures
Ongoing analytical support to asset managers of investments in the portfolio
As an Associate within Infrastructure your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
A 2:1 degree ( or equivalent ) from a leading university, business school, or engineering school, combined with solid analytical experience in a blue-chip financial environment
Experience of working as part of a team in a transactional environment - investment banking or big 4 corporate finance/transaction services
Related sector experience - infrastructure, power, utilities, transport
Prior investment experience would be advantageous
An understanding of the risks surrounding investment opportunities
Direct experience of complex financial modelling
Awareness of contractual and legal language, with experience of writing proposal paper