Assist in the origination, structuring, negotiation and execution of financing documents (internal or project finance) for medium to large size transactions, in accordance with best project finance practices of the company.
Develop financial models to support investment decisions, following group guidelines. Maintain responsibility for the accuracy and correct incorporation of relevant inputs to such models. Propose and implement relevant sensitivity analysis for investment files.
Manage internal approvals process for new economic commitments and associated financing arrangements.
Contribute to financial Due Diligence on M&A opportunities, including coordination of external financial advisors.
Proactively share knowledge with the finance team, suggest and implement improvements to methodology and tools.
Ensure compliance with investment guidelines and methodology, including adherence to global Group valuation methologies.
Analyze, evaluate and recommend financing options and proposals as they relate to a business development project or other funding needs. Participation in the selection of funding sources / institutions.
Assist the business development decision making process, identifying key financial indicators to be applied and monitored for investment decisions.
Develop relationship with multilateral agencies (MLAs), export credit agencies (ECAs), development financial institutions (DFIs) active in the region as well as with international commercial banks. Leverage bank relationship to keep a market watch
Advise internal stakeholders in understanding appropriate risk allocation, bankability of terms and conditions of various project contracts and provide general structuring advice and optimization of returns throughout the business development process.