Location: Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City
Posted: 15/07/2020
Salary: Attractive package
Job Function: Finance & Accounting
Industry: Manufacturing/Engineering/Industrial
Sub-Industry: Energy
Reference: JO-200715-221748

Your future employer

Leading integrated independent solar power producer, delivering affordable, rapidly deployable and sustainable clean energy worldwide. A long- term player, our business develops, builds, owns and operates solar power plants and has an installation track record of more than 1.5 GW. The company has a total of 1.9 GW in operation and under construction on four continents.

With an established global presence and a significant project pipeline, the company is targeting a capacity of 4.5 GW in operation and under construction by end of 2021

Your key responsibilities

1. Financial modelling
a. Prepare comprehensive financial models
b. Delivery of cash flow forecasts
c. Analyse project scenarios
d. Evaluation of project risk
e. Analyse project return

2. Documentation
a. Prepare Project Finance input to presentations during all project phases
b. Co-ordinate the signing and closing of relevant financial closing documentation
c. Prepare relevant due diligence documentation
d. Support bid team with financial analysis as required during commercial negotiations

3. Conditions precedent
a. Finalise lender related requirements for financial closure
b. Negotiate with lenders on terms
c. Liaise with legal advisory
d. Ensure timely compliance

4. Financing agreement reporting
a. Ensure performance of financing agreements during project execution
b. Ensure timeous reporting of asset management performance during project execution

5. Research
a. Evaluate new technology financial feasibility
b. Investigate tax legislation in various jurisdictions
c. Investigate legal aspects
d. Investigate novel funding opportunities

6. Internal project team coordination / interaction
a. Obtain project inputs from all stakeholders and ensure appropriate capturing in valuation
b. Define result in project risk / return
c. Liaise with Project Finance team in Regional
d. Support senior management decision making

7. Interaction with lenders, insurance advisers, hedging advisers and financial advisers
a. Negotiate with lenders to obtain optimal financing terms
b. Provide required project inputs
c. Utilise advisory information appropriately

Our key requirements

• Solution orientated, dedicated and someone who takes ownership of tasks and responsibilities
• Confident and quick learner
• Strong background in Project Finance, Structured Finance or M&A
• Capability to build up networks with key local stakeholders and lead transaction teams
• Excellent commercial and negotiation skills
• Strong communication and team working skills
• Intercultural understanding and the ability to work in an international environment are important
• Self-motivated, hands-on-and can-do mentality and the ability to work under pressure are self-evident
• Excellent MS Excel Financial Modelling skills
• Fluent Vietnamese and English, additional language a plus