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Vice President - Infrastructure Private Equity

  • Location:

    Switzerland, Liquid error: internal

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Project Finance, Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Highly competitive + bonus

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    nford@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -082020-71308_1600962175

  • Published:

    24 September 2020

  • Expiry date:

    23 November 2020

  • Start date:

    ASAP

We are working on behalf of one of the most exciting up and coming European infrastructure & energy PE funds to hire a Vice President. Our client has developed a highly regarded name and invest in green and brownfield opportunities, taking majority style investments and working in partnership with the senior management of portfolio companies to develop their strategies and developments.

This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-level infrastructure investment banking or corporate finance professional to join a highly regarded fund with excellent career development opportunity and the chance to regularly investment and build an impressive deal sheet.

The VP will;

  • Play a key role originating and executing investments in the infrastructure and energy space across Europe.

  • Regularly interact with investment bankers, industry professionals, developers and investors to generate investment leads and opportunities.

  • Take full responsibility for the execution of transactions, including overseeing junior members of the team to build financial models and valuations.

  • Lead due diligence processes whilst overseeing and managing external advisers.

  • Play a key role in presenting opportunities to the Investment Committee.

  • Work closely with the senior management of portfolio companies to develop their strategies and operations to increase their value.

  • Provide training to junior members of the team as and when needed.

Interested candidate must;

  • Be currently sitting in a mid-level position within the Infrastructure Team of either an international investment bank, fund, advisory firm or corporate.

  • Have an in-depth understanding of the European infrastructure market.

  • Demonstrate proven deal experience in leading the full execution process of transactions as well as portfolio management.

  • Have an excellent technical skill set with the ability to build financial models from scratch, conduct due diligence and valuations.

  • Hold a finance, engineering or related degree from a highly regarded university.

  • Be fluent in English and fluency in German or French is preferred but not necessary.

This is an excellent opportunity and the criteria listed above will be strictly applied. If you feel you meet the requirements, you are respectfully requested to submit your CV in Microsoft Word format.

Cobalt are specialists in the Infrastructure Finance market.