Director - Renewable Energy Private Equity

Recruiter
Bruin
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive salary + bonus + carry
Posted
15 Nov 2022
Closes
15 Dec 2022
Ref
17311955
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Bruin is partnering with an exciting and growing renewable energy private equity fund to hire an Investment Director in London.

Adopting a core plus / value add strategy in Europe, our client has built a strong track record investing in green and brownfield opportunities across the energy transition space.

Going through significant growth, the Investment Director will play a leading role originating, executing and managing investments across Europe. This is an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Vice President or Director level renewable energy investment professional with an entrepreneurial mindset to join a growing fund and build a strong deal sheet. Our client is also offering a competitive package including carry.

The Director will:
  • Report directly to the Managing Director of the Investment Team and take a lead in the origination, execution and management of renewable energy investments across Europe.
  • Interact and liaise with investment bankers, industry professionals and attend networking events to originate opportunities.
  • Oversee and manage junior members of the team to execute deals including conducting financial analysis and modelling.
  • Lead due diligence processes, including appointing and overseeing third party advisors.
  • Lead the presentation of opportunities to the Investment Committee.
  • Work with senior management of portfolio companies to develop & implement strategies and operational improvements to add value to the assets.
  • Support senior management with fund raising efforts as and when needed.
  • Manage a small and growing team of junior investment professionals.
  • Provide training and mentoring to junior members of the team as and when needed.

Interested candidates must:
  • Be currently sitting in either a Senior Vice President, Director or equivalent position in a Renewable Energy Investment Fund.
  • Have a proven deal track record in the European energy transition market.
  • Demonstrate experience in leading the origination, execution and management of investments.
  • Have experience in managing small teams either on a permanent or deal basis.
  • Possess a very strong financial, analytical and business mindset.
  • Hold a finance, business, mathematics or related degree from a highly regarded university.
  • Have excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluency in another European language is not essential but is advantageous.
  • Be a self-starter, entrepreneurial and excited to join a growing fund.

This is an excellent opportunity and the criteria listed above will be strictly applied. If you feel you meet the requirements, please submit your CV to: Nicholas.Ford@bruinfinancial.com

Bruin are specialists in the Infrastructure & Renewable Energy market.