Investment Director - 3mth FTC (view to go perm)

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary$300000 per annum
LocationNew South Wales
Job type Contract
DisciplineAccounting & Finance

Job description

  • Prestigious Infrastructure Group
  • Infra & Energy Investments, PPP, Debt & Equity
  • 3mth Contract with view to go Perm
Client Details
My client is a major diversified infrastructure group which invests in infrastructure and renewable energy assets, located in Sydney CBD.

As the Investment Director, you will lead the investment in and finance of infrastructure transactions with a focus on greenfield infrastructure, PPPs and renewable projects.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Source, develop, successfully close and invest in greenfield infrastructure and energy projects
  • Screen energy and greenfield infrastructure investment opportunities and advise key stakeholders regarding finance, documentation and risk allocation
  • Commercial negotiation of key transaction, finance and/or project documentation,
  • Commercial interactions with and presentations to project clients
  • Secure binding finance commitments on competitive terms
  • Support the CFO in selection process of advisers (financial advisor, model audit, insurance, tax and accounting), debt and equity partners
  • Manage relationships with equity providers, project finance banks and institutional debt investors and other financiers
  • Support refinancing, engagement with financiers and other strategic initiatives.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • Tertiary Degree (Bachelor level) qualifications in Finance/Economics/Commerce, Engineering, Law, Maths or Science.
  • Double degree or additional post graduate studies will be well regarded.
  • Minimum 10 years’ relevant working experience
  • Lead, sponsor, developer or advisory level exposure to PPP / Energy / Project Finance
  • Previous debt and/or equity raising experience
  • Commercial acumen – understand of the commercial framework applicable to project finance and other financial transactions
  • Negotiation – ability to conduct complex commercial negotiations with multiple stakeholders, including debt providers and equity investors
  • Highly developed financial analysis and understanding, as well as ability to oversee financial modelling with prior experience building details financial models
  • Strong relationship building and influencing skills
  • Decision making skill, e.g. quick thinking, decisive and confident in the outcome
  • Financial structuring, synthesizing tax/accounting/legal advice and innovation to deliver competitive solutions
  • Infrastructure sponsor/equity, project finance banking, financial advisory, M&A, debt arranging or infrastructure experience is well regarded
Job Offer
This is a 3 month FTC with a view to become permanent. Salary on offer is $280k to $350k base + super.

If you are interested, please email your CV to Neha Jain at or apply directly.