Analyst or Associate - Special Situations (Infrastructure)

  • Macquarie Group
  • Nov 25, 2021
Full time Banking

Job Description

As part of Macquarie Capital in EMEA, our Complex Opportunities team (Senior Analyst / Junior Associate) and Special Situations team (Associate) are a key driving force in our strategy and is focused on identifying and executing complex investments across geographies and sectors in the infrastructure and energy space.

Notable transactions include working with Macquarie Asset Management on its investments in Autostrade per l'Italia (ASPI) and Open Fiber, the acquisition of the Green Investment Bank, and the development and financing of the 650 MW Markbygden windfarm in Sweden which was the largest single site onshore windfarm in Europe and led to a number of industry awards including 'Most Innovative Investment Bank for Infrastructure and Project Finance' and 'Global Financial Sponsor Deal of the Year'.

The team has a broad geographic mandate, with a primary focus on EMEA but also leverages the global Macquarie network to identify and execute opportunities in other regions. The team looks across sectors, including transport assets, data infrastructure, and renewable energy among others. Leveraging Macquarie Capital's in-house expertise and network to drive insights and create value, the team invests in businesses and assets which present complexity to other investors and uses its flexible balance sheet to invest across the capital structure.

These opportunities will require you to combine your analytical skillset with direct principal investing experience. As a Senior Analyst / Junior Associate you will drive the valuation of opportunities, and review project documentation and due diligence materials to identify potential risks and business value drivers. As an Associate you will be able to originate and underwrite equity and hybrid products and lead complex transactions with direct access to senior investment decision makers. You will lead the valuation of the opportunity, and also review project documentation and due diligence materials to identify potential risks and business value drivers and analyse, optimise, negotiate and execute financial structures for infrastructure transactions.

To be successful in these roles, you will be a banker or investment professional with a specific focus on greenfield or brownfield infrastructure transactions in Europe. You will possess strong financial analysis/modelling and presentation skills as well as sound commercial judgement and experience in managing/training more junior team members. You will also be fluent in both written and spoken English. This opportunity is a Regulated Role: Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) - Approved Person (UK).

If these Senior Analyst or Associate level roles sounds like you, and you meet the above requirements, please apply online now.

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Principal Finance, and Equity Trading and Research underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.

With staff in 35 offices transacting across 31 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

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