Senior Transaction Manager – Project Sales / M&A (m/f/d)

Berlin (Germany)
Job vacancy
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We are looking for a Senior Transaction Manager who will be working within our Business Development team who focus on the divestment of renewable energy and battery storage.
Your Job
  • Take day to day responsibility for a number of international equity transactions in parallel, under the supervision of the Head of Project Sales:
    • Manage these sales processes either internally, or with the support of an advisor, as agreed with the Head of Project Sales;
    • Where an advisor is to be used, assist with advisor selection and the assessment of their commercial terms to ensure full alignment;
    • Liaise with colleagues and/or external financial advisor throughout preparation phase, to produce high quality transaction materials (IM, Model, etc);
    • Review and assess relevant transaction documentation from a commercial perspective and liaise with internal and external counsel on legal matters;
    • Take a leading role in the negotiation with investors from an IBV perspective, working with Joint Venture partners, relevant commercial colleagues and the Head of Project Sales where appropriate; 
    • Liaise with and coordinate internal and external resources to ensure transactions are executed on time, including alignment with internal legal, tax and technical teams regarding relevant elements of the transaction.
  • In coordination with the Head of Project Sales, assist with:
    • Selection of financial and legal advisors;
    • Preparing / obtaining transaction approvals;
    • Assessment of the commercial merits and risks of proposed transactions;
    • Provide transaction updates / summaries in written and verbal form.
  • Assist with developing and maintaining key investor relationships, and identifying key target investors in relevant markets.
  • Provide learnings from transactions to relevant colleagues and assist with the reporting of M&A activity.
Your profile
  • 4+ years of experience in Renewable Energy M&A or another relevant field, with demonstrable competence in successfully originating, managing and closing transactions.
  • Strong academic background and fluent English language skills. Further language skills (particularly European languages) are a plus.
  • Proficient financial model skills and an excellent understanding of the relevant value drivers for renewable energy projects.
  • Strong commercial instinct and a willingness to get involved in a variety of projects and activities across the business.
  • Willingness to travel internationally for short term trips as the role requires.
We offer you
  • 26 days of holiday
  • Possibility to work flexibly
  • A truly international working environment with colleagues from all over the world
  • An open-minded, friendly and highly motivated team
  • Interesting and challenging tasks in a growing future-oriented industry
  • Very good opportunities for professional and personal development
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Pension allowance

Interested in joining the team?

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