Structured Finance Manager

Location : Paris

Start date : ASAP

About

Amane Advisors is the leading strategic consulting company in the water industry, with six offices around the world (Singapore, UK, France, US, China, and Bahrain).

Our clients range from innovative start-ups to large global industrial companies and private equity investors worldwide. We support them to accelerate their growth in the water industry and adjacent markets such as biogas and resource recovery, through a comprehensive set of services including:

  • Market Intelligence
  • Strategy Advice
  • Commercialization
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
  • PPP Advisory
  • Digital

To find out more about us, please browse www.amaneadvisors.com

Role

We are looking for a Structured Finance Manager to join our Paris team. As a Structured Finance Manager you will run projects with a focus on project finance, public-private partnerships and infrastructure M&A advisory services for our water clients globally.

You will participate in the financial structuring and risk assessment of transactions, in the debt and/or equity raising, in the negotiation of project documentation (concession agreement, financing documents, SPA, etc.), and oversee and/or contribute to the development of financial models. You will typically be working in a larger team with financial modelers and consultants, alongside a Partner.
You are expected to coach the team on the preparation of the deliverables (reports, financial models, financial analysis) to our clients, and present the findings in a clear and logical way to our clients. You will also contribute to business development, including identifying potential clients, prepare and draft pitches and proposals.

Qualification

Minimum 4 years’ experience in project finance in a consulting firm, infrastructure fund, bank or a developer, ideally with experience in utilities projects (e.g. water, waste, electricity, …)

Requirements:

  • Masters in Business Administration or Finance, or equivalent
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in project finance in a consulting firm, bank, infrastructure fund or developer
  • Preferably with knowledge of utilities projects (water, electricity)
  • Analytical mindset, with an ability to structure and design financial models
  • Demonstrated record of solving complex problems and completing challenging projects, with a high attention to details and strong approach to quality checks
  • Able to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Excellent written and spoken English and French; other languages are an advantage [e.g. German, Spanish, Portuguese, etc.]
  • Interest in water-related environmental issues
  • Ideally with international exposure (study/work)

 

Why Join Amane

Amane is a truly international organization offering plenty of opportunities to travel for projects, to client sites and to other Amane offices globally. We pride ourselves on our dedication to individual development and growth, driven through an inclusive working environment with interaction and training from colleagues at all levels, including Partners. From day one, you will be immersed in real, comprehensive projects alongside your colleagues, promoting opportunities to learn fast and build your core expertise in the water sector.

Application Process

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your resume and cover letter explaining why you would like to join Amane to recruitment@amaneadvisors.com, indicating “Application for Structured Finance Manager – France” in the email header