Finance Analyst – Renewable Energy

April 15, 2024

Job Description

a Leading European Renewable Developer is looking for a Financial Analyst to join their UK team in Edinburgh and support their growth objectives through both Greenfield development projects in onshore wind, Solar and BESS as well as M&A activities.

Role Objectives:

  • Create and maintain financial models, to assess the profitability of development and M&A opportunities for wind, solar and BESS projects in Europe.
  • Understand the key factors that impact a project’s profitability, carry out sensitivity tests and propose optimisations
  • Prepare presentation and financial information for investment boards and boards of directors.
  • Help negotiate transactions and take part in the financial due diligence process for acquisitions, working closely with the M&A team.
  • Support Finance and Accounting departments in modelling financing operations and structuring projects.
  • Monitor the profitability of projects once they have been approved.
  • Participate in internal working groups and contribute to the optimisation of financial analysis methods, tools and processes.

Role Requirements:

5-year degree from a business school or a university course with a specialisation in Economics/Finance.

At least 3 years’ professional experience in the renewable energies sector, and sound knowledge of finance and modelling.

Perfect command of Microsoft Office and a good knowledge of UK tax and accounting rules