We are looking for a senior project finance professional to join Apricum's thriving project finance practice. On the back of an exceptionally strong deal flow in large renewable energy projects in solar, wind, hydro power and energy storage in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and beyond, we are rapidly growing our project finance team led by Apricum's partner Yusuf Macun.

About Apricum

Apricum is a globally active transaction advisory and strategy consulting firm focused exclusively on renewable energy and water. Established in 2008 and headquartered in Berlin, we support companies and investors in creating growth through developing winning strategies and executing corporate and project transactions. We differentiate ourselves by providing independent advice of the highest professional standard combined with deep functional and sector-specific industrial expertise.

Your position

Based in Apricum’s Berlin office, you work for clients around the globe on financing and raising equity, on bidding for or tendering, or on buying and selling projects in renewable energy, power and infrastructure sectors. As a member of the project team, you work in close collaboration with a partner; you are responsible for the accurate and timely completion of defined work packages. Furthermore, you will contribute to business development for Apricum.

Our offer in brief

  • Work on cutting-edge project finance transactions globally in a dynamic top advisory boutique
  • Lead transactions with autonomy under the guidance of a partner
  • Further develop your profile in the project finance industry
  • Be part of an international, experienced expert team
  • Enjoy an attractive remuneration
  • Be based in Berlin, while handling projects around the globe

Your profile and attributes

  • You typically have a finance, economics, management or engineering degree, preferably an MBA or CFA, and have had experience for 7–10 years in banking, financial advisory, financial modeling and/or project development, within a bank, advisory boutique, consulting firm or a corporate.
  • Very strong project finance transaction management skills, including on term sheet negotiation and financing as well as commercial and project documents, preferably with track record in the power and renewable energy sectors
  • Very strong financial modeling skills, including:
    • Complete autonomy in building complex models from scratch under tight timelines
    • Ability to review, adapt and correct financial models created by others (colleagues, clients, other counterparts)
    • Adhere to best modeling practices
    • Ability to manage third-party financial model audit processes
    • Coach more junior colleagues
  • Strong awareness of project and corporate finance concepts, strong common sense and commercial acumen. Ability to contribute to transactions through judicious and precise financial analysis
  • Ability to organize day-to-day management of transactions, lead meetings facing clients, in relation to financing, financial analysis and modeling matters
  • Strong self starter to flexibly support the growth of a start-up business
  • Ability to “hit the ground running” by contributing to transactions that are underway
  • Preferably a willingness to grow toward a transaction origination and management role.

Your application

Please send your complete application, including cover letter, CV, academic transcripts, letters of reference and mention of your earliest availability to career@apricum-group.com

If you have any questions, please contact Office Manager Eva-Susanne Fleige on +49 30 30 877 6221.

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