Senior Financial Modeller

Eden Scott

Senior Financial Modeller

Bonus 20% + Pension 10%

Eden Scott, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 6 days ago, 8 Jul | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: PRB-170652

Full Job Description

In this role you will support the Head of Investment and Strategy Development by managing the modelling function of the business, owning existing and future business cases, supporting Project Finance activity and taking a lead role on commercialisation of developed projects.

We are looking for someone with previous experience in energy infrastructure development specialising financial modelling, Corporate Finance, Project Finance or a related commercial front-office role. Ideally you will hold a professional membership but the company are prioritising experience of supporting the commercial growth of energy enterprises.

You will:

  • Lead the central financial modelling team for the business including support, training and quality assurance, this includes and model and assumption reviews.
  • Own business cases for wholly-owned assets including Capex, Revenue, Opex and Tax assumptions, and examine the business case in Joint Ventures through project team liaison.
  • Support on the commercial and finance elements in Project Finance or refinancing for existing projects, this could include liaising with advisors and lenders.
  • Provide insight, analysis and support to the wider commercial team for Route-to-Market strategies and liaise with a 3rd party directors of joint ventures, lenders, and other advisors.
  • Lead on lender compliance obligations to support decision making across the business by running scenarios and updates to operational models.

To be considered for this role we are looking for someone with the following skills and experience:

  • Superb Financial Modelling skills used in the Energy sector to deliver large-scale and complex engineering and construction projects underpinned by project finance.
  • Experience gained in on-shore and off-shore wind projects, ideally in a multi-utility setting including battery and solar energy projects.
  • Experienced in dealing with lenders, advisors and other 3rd parties to manage CfD processes, refinancing projects and to report on active operating models.
  • Strategic outlook with a pragmatic and logical approach to decision making, you will use excellent communication skills for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Previous involvement in M&A activity, Corporate Finance style activities or other commercial front-office experience, holding a Chartered Accounting, CFO or other professional membership is a bonus.

We are looking for a well-rounded project finance expert, to find out more, please apply with your CV and contact details, our experienced consultant will ring you for a confidential discussion.

Eden Scott offers the services of an employment agency for the placement of permanent staff and acts as an employer for the delivery of temporary and interim solutions.