| June 11, 2024

Legal Associate (Italy), Renewable Energy and Legal Services

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  • Full Time
  • Italy

Website Matrix Renewables

About us

Matrix Renewables is a renewable energy platform that was founded by global alternative asset manager TPG through its impact investing platform, The Rise Fund, in 2020. Headquartered in Madrid, Matrix Renewables focuses on developing, constructing and being long-term owners of renewable energy assets.

Matrix Renewables’ current portfolio is comprised of 14.3 GW (operational, under construction, ready to build, under development) of renewable energy projects and storage across North America, Europe and Latin America.

The Rise Fund is TPG’s $18 billion impact investing platform focused on investing in and supporting the growth of world-class businesses that deliver positive and measurable social and environmental impact globally.

TPG is a global investment firm with offices in Austin, Beijing, Boston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Moscow, Mumbai, New York, San Francisco, Seoul and Singapore. TPG’s investment platforms span a wide range of asset classes, including private equity, infrastructure, growth venture, real estate and public equity.

The Role

Reporting to the Co-Heads of Legal, the Legal Associate at Matrix Renewables will be a key member of this newly established team. Based at the Roman offices, you will be assisting the Co-Heads of Legal in their day-to-day activities, monitoring compliance with contractual obligations of the Company, assisting in day to day matters of the development process of the Projects including, in particular, real estate matters, assisting in the ordinary corporate and administrative obligations of all Group companies, liaising with external legal advisors and assisting in M&A and financing transactions when required.

Key job functions include:

  • Monitoring and ensuring compliance with contractual obligations of all group companies, drafting communications and assisting the team with legal queries
  • Assisting the Co-Heads of Legal and other team members in day to day matters of the development process of the Projects including, particularly, assisting the development team in real estate matters
  • Assisting the Co-Heads of Legal in keeping up to date all legal obligations and corporate documentation of all group companies
  • Assisting the Co-Heads of Legal in preparing and negotiating, along with other team members, EPC, O&M and Offtake agreements, among other business related contracts
  • Participating, along with the rest of the team, in corporate transactions of the group, including M&A and financing transactions across different jurisdictions
  • Liaising with external counsels

General Skills / Attributes

  • 5 years of relevant experience across renewable energy, contracts, corporate law, M&A and private equity / infrastructure investing
  • Excellent technical drafting skills, detail oriented and familiarity with the documents and types of work covered under the role
  • A proactive and highly motivated self-starter with a commercial approach
  • A strong communicator with the ability to deal confidently and build relationships with colleagues, advisors and investors
  • Experience instructing and managing external/local counsel
  • Fluent in English and Italian. Spanish will also be valued

If you are interested in applying, please send a cover email and CV in English to: [email protected]

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To apply for this job please visit matrixrenewables.com.