Siemens Analyst - Energy Finance in Atlanta, Georgia
Analyst - Energy Finance
Job Family: Finance
Division: Financial Services
Business Unit: Financial Services (FS)
Requisition Number: 232807
Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%
Siemens Financial Services, Inc. is the U.S. arm of the global Financial Services division of Siemens, (SFS), an international provider of business-to-business financial solutions. SFS helps facilitate investments, providing commercial finance, project and structured finance with specific asset expertise in the energy, healthcare, industry, and infrastructure markets. SFS supports Siemens as well as other companies with their capital needs and acts as an expert manager of financial risks within the Siemens Company. Leveraging its financing expertise and industrial know-how creates value for customers and helps them strengthen their competitiveness. As of September, 30, 2014, the total, global SFS assets amount to $27.9 billion.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/financial-services.htm
The Analyst position offers individuals with 1 to 3 years of debt capital markets/investment banking experience the opportunity to work in the project finance area of the energy sector. Successful candidates will work with SFS personnel to diligence investment opportunities and interface with financial Sponsors on the debt financing of projects of varying technologies, including thermal, solar, wind, and hydro based power generation projects in North America and South America. Senior Analysts will:
be directly involved in transaction analysis, structuring, and the risk approval process for energy sector investment opportunities with typical hold positions of $50-$100 million
prepare, analyze, and sensitize financial models for investment presentations
assist with transaction due diligence, structuring and negotiation of legal documentation
research financial Sponsors, energy markets, industries, and off-takers
develop credit, negotiation, and comparative risk analysis skills
interface with senior management, financial Sponsors and assist on special projects
Essential Job Functions (necessary to perform job):
Strong analytical skills and a general understanding / knowledge of investment banking / debt capital markets.
Basic understanding of the energy sector, including:
Power Transmission and Distribution
Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
Attend Bank Meetings for prospective transactions and participate in deal negotiation / structuring / due diligence review / and investment submittal process by assisting the Risk Managers with obtaining necessary diligence materials for Investment Presentations to Investment Committees and other appropriate underwriting documents;
Strong Excel-based cash flow modeling skills, including the ability to appropriately sensitize models;
Strong risk management orientation / background, including credit training and familiarity with transaction due diligence process and risk acceptance criteria;
Strong verbal and written communication skills;
Interface effectively with the Deal Execution Team, which includes risk, legal and business development personnel;
Prepare and participate in Investment Committee presentations;
Proficiency with various computer hardware and software applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Qualifications (include education):
BS/BA in accounting, finance, economics, or other quantitative subject
Work experience between 1 to 3 years in debt capital markets or in the energy sector
Strong analytical skills
Strong writing, interpersonal and communication skills
Detail-oriented and possess solid organizational skills;
Ability to interact well with others in a team environment;
Ability to operate in a high volume, time pressured environment while maintaining a positive focus;
High degree of willingness to learn, flexibility, energy, and initiative.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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