Transactions Analyst – Renewable Energy

Position category: Analyst
Location: Sydney CBD
Position code: FWG32002

A Transactions Analyst is required for a highly regarded renewable energy project development company that has created a new division to strengthen the financial skill base in the company. They are undergoing significant change following investment from a high profile clean energy fund.

The new Director of Transactions is now building their team and is looking to hire Analysts and Associates at different experience levels. The Analysts/Associates will contribute to a team that oversees the major financial aspects of the company’s development assets.

Specifically they will:

  • Take primary responsibility for managing complex financial models and articulating conclusions from these models through to key stakeholders.
  • Use prioritisation and communication methods to align financial modelling priorities with development managers and executives in the Development and Markets departments.
  • Assist in managing PPA opportunities across the development portfolio, including preparing pitch book presentations for PPA tenders and RFPs.
  • Assist the Transactions team to engage and communicate with the executive team and shareholders.
  • Assist in the sell down of equity interests in their developed renewable energy projects and from, time to time, the acquisition of development projects to support the development pipeline.
  • Assist in processes to secure debt for their development portfolio.


  • A Degree level qualification in finance, economics, mathematics or similar.
  • Some experience in financial modelling / model audit or M&A.
  • An understanding of financial risk management techniques and application.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple opportunities across a portfolio of projects.
  • High ethical standards.
  • Advanced quantitative skills.
  • Good verbal/written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Able to work with a diverse team and multiple remote counterparties
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Flexible, pro-active, reliable and positive attitude.
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically.
  • Permanent resident or Australian Citizen.



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