Investment Associate - ACP Renewables

Allianz Global Investors

Allianz Global Investors is a leading asset manager with over 760 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing USD 538 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions. Allianz Global Investors works for many clients around the world; from pension funds, large and small, to blue-chip multinationals, from charitable foundations to families, individuals and their advisers. We have created a business that enables us to meet the demands of our clients on a local basis and that empowers our investment managers to focus on achieving strong and consistent investment results. The Infrastructure and Renewables equity platforms of Allianz Global Investors sit within Allianz Capital Partners, an alternative equity manager responsible for investing primarily in private equity, renewable energy, and infrastructure investments.~crlf~~crlf~Summary:~crlf~The ACP Renewables team is looking to hire an Investment Associate to support the origination, structuring, and acquisition of renewable energy generating assets as a key member of the transaction team. As an Associate, you will be responsible for all aspects of valuation, due diligence, and execution of project M&A opportunities. Ideal candidate should have strong interests in the renewable infrastructure space, a demonstrative quantitative background, a team-first attitude, and at least 2-3 years of experience in investment banking, private equity, or in a renewable focused operational/development company with transactional experience.~crlf~Role & Responsibilities:~crlf~## Origination and acquisition:~crlf~## Support all aspects of the transaction cycle, including origination, pricing, negotiation, and closing of debt & tax equity financings~crlf~## Own the financial model work, run sensitivity analyses, and suggest structural optimization. In addition, work with internal teams such as risk and compliance to ensure underwriting, valuation guidelines, and returns metrics are in conformance~crlf~## Manage due diligence process including liaising with internal teams, third party consultants, and transaction counterparts on due diligence activities and financial model inputs~crlf~## Prepare investment memoranda and presentations for senior management and investment committee~crlf~~crlf~Quantitative responsibilities:~crlf~## Build or enhance internal financial models for new asset types, new financial products, unique offtake arrangements, and other quantitative tools~crlf~## Ensure model intent and results matches the business terms on prospective and executed transactions~crlf~## Review and audit of complex models~crlf~## Foresee, identify or craft numerous processes, such as but not limited to processes required to coordinate with peers and team members in NYC and overseas~crlf~## Handle internal and external deliverables required for sourcing, screening, due diligence, acquisition, asset management, fundraising and deployment of the fund~crlf~## Closely follow industry trends and manage deal flow pipeline~crlf~

Required Qualifications:~crlf~## Bachelor's Degree with preference for focus in Finance, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, or anything quantitative in nature~crlf~## Fluent in English, with strong verbal and written capabilities~crlf~## 2 to 3 years of relevant work experience in investment banking, private equity, or with a renewables focused operation/development company in a transactional role such as project finance or M&A~crlf~## Outstanding quantitative skills with aptitude for financial modeling. Experience in navigating discounted cash flow models is essential.~crlf~## Strong attention to detail and self-objectivity~crlf~~crlf~Positively considered qualifications~crlf~## MBA, CFA, or other ongoing education is a plus~crlf~## Fluent in Spanish, German or another non-English European language~crlf~## Experience with VBA or other programming language~crlf~## Renewable Energy experience~crlf~## Knowledge of tax equity and project finance~crlf~~crlf~Character and Skills:~crlf~You are intellectually honest, expressing yourself with a great clarity of form and content. Because you are a fast-thinker and a master multi-tasker, able to deliver under pressure and tight deadlines, colleagues know that you are organized, dedicated to get things done and solve issues. We are an entrepreneurial, dynamic, fast and efficient, multicultural, global and tight team who handles tasks at times alone, at times as a group. We pride ourselves on being self- learners with a willingness and validated ability to identify and bridge knowledge gaps by ourselves. ~crlf~~crlf~

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 750 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 546 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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