This position is focused on conducting strategic analyses, reviewing acquisition targets and executing transactions that will help EDF Renewables grow new businesses. The successful candidate will have strong analytical skills and experience conducting due diligence and closing deals in the energy industry.
Reports to: VP, Portfolio Strategy
Division/Department: Distributed Solutions
Location: San Diego, CA
Special assignments, in addition to normal assignments to perform and collaborate with other initiatives within the Company, may be required from time to time.
Approximately 80% of the time is spent in the office environment, utilizing computers (frequent use of MS Word, MS Project and MS Excel, Power Point, ECRM, SAP, salesforce.com), phones, and general office equipment. Approximately 20% of the time is spent travelling, in the field, visiting potential and existing projects, and meeting with appropriate representatives at potential offtakers.
Gather industry information and build synthetic PowerPoint presentations on sectors that represent potential growth avenues for EDF RE, such as:
o behind-the-meter commercial solar,
o distributed storage
o residential solar
o energy management systems
o demand-side management
o digitalization of Operations and Maintenance
Identify potential acquisition targets; establish contacts
Build financial valuation models
Prepare offer letters and internal investment memos
Coordinate due diligence efforts with internal and external subject-matter experts
Prepare schedules of legal documents and support negotiations
Prepare post-merger integration plans
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Sciences or Engineering required.
Masters or higher degree preferred.
5+ years of transaction experience (Venture Capital Fund, Private Equity Funds preferred)
5+ years of renewable energy and energy services experience.
Should possess excellent analytical skills, as well as excellent Communication Skills and impeccable Integrity – Embodies and practices unquestioned personal and business integrity. Creates an environment of trust by acting with fairness and consistency, keeping commitments, and providing rationale for decisions.
- Term Entry
- Company EDF Renewables