We are looking for a self-driven Financing Associate who can handle a range of tasks within Structured and Project Finance, in collaboration with the team. The position is a unique opportunity to become part of a dynamic department in a well-run growth company that focuses on solar energy.
Nordic Solar A/S is experiencing growth. Therefore, we are looking to hire an additional resource to support the increased financing needs that the company’s growth has naturally generated. There is plenty of opportunity in the position to shape your workflow, just as there are good opportunities for personal and professional development. However, the position also contains some concrete tasks that you are expected to solve, including:
- Preparation of financial models for the solar projects that are under development
- Preparation of presentations to potential lenders and other stakeholders to be financed – at the parent company level as well as at the project level
- Structuring and negotiation of loan offers
- Execution of the financing
- Establishment of guarantee frameworks with financial institutions
- Taking care of the ongoing dialogue with potential lenders, guarantors, bond arrangers, lawyers, PPA-offtakers, etc.
- Ongoing optimization of the existing loan portfolio
As Financing Associate, you will work with colleagues across departments and disciplines. The goal is that, in the long term, you can manage your projects and independently handle external dialogues, including optimizing and structuring the workflows.
We imagine you have a master’s degree in finance (cand.merc.fir., cand.merc.aud., cand.polit/oecon, MBA from abroad or similar). You have a strong understanding of numbers and are familiar with Excel (preferably Excel VBA). In addition, you have a minimum of two years of relevant work experience, e.g., from a Debt Capital Market team, project financing, corporate treasury, project development within e.g., the property industry/shipping or e.g., analyst within alternative investments. Experience with High Yield Bonds, Direct Lending, or guarantees is considered an advantage.
Furthermore, you have a good commercial understanding and proficient English skills. Good knowledge of other European languages is considered an asset. Moreover, you would like to engage in the maturing renewable energy business and work in a company with a solid track record and significant growth plans.
Accommodating Financing Associate who values the social and a good collegial working environment
On a personal level, we imagine you to be outgoing and thrive in small dynamic teams that sometimes work under short deadlines. You have courage and the ability to see opportunities rather than limitations. You appreciate a friendly and informal working environment where you feel responsible and dare to challenge existing practices. Finally, you are ambitious and take on tasks and challenges positively.
Nordic Solar offers
As Financing Associate, you will become a part of an aspirational working environment encompassing an informal and inclusive company culture. Moreover, the position offers great potential to grow professionally and personally, encompassing the opportunity to make a footprint on your job. You will become part of an aspirational working environment with an informal and inclusive company culture. Finally, Nordic Solar’s work culture is characterized by a high degree of flexibility, putting work-life balance very high on the agenda, and the company consists of highly satisfied employees.
About Nordic Solar A/S
Since its establishment in 2010, Nordic Solar has focused on building a green and sustainable solar energy company while ensuring an attractive return for shareholders at the same time. Nordic Solar develops, builds, and operates industrial solar parks with a focus on Europe and is committed to creating the largest and most professional solar energy company in the Nordic region.
The company gives priority to creating an interesting and motivating workplace for all employees, and targeted efforts are put into its company values. An intense cooperation takes place daily across departments and professional disciplines, and, as a result, focus is to a great extent on staff and organizational development.
Nordic Solar is also concerned with employee satisfaction, which is why there is joint training (optional), an attractive canteen scheme, the possibility of psychotherapy sessions, massage, a staff association, and much more. The team behind Nordic Solar is versatile both in age, nationality, educational background, and experience. This represents a strength both professionally and socially while implying inclusiveness and adaptability.
In the coming years, Nordic Solar has ambitions to continue its high growth rate and expects a tripling of the capacity of its solar parks in operation by the end of 2025. This plan requires an investments of up to DKK 5 billion in the years to come.
Apply for the position
You apply for the position by following the link “Apply for the position” and submitting your CV. Applicants will be assessed on an ongoing basis. We look forward to reading your CV.