| June 10, 2024

Investment Associate, Renewable Energy and Financial Analysis

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Website Matrix Renewables

About Us

Matrix Renewables is a global renewable energy platform founded by global alternative asset manager TPG through its impact investing platform, TPG Rise, in 2020. Matrix Renewables focuses on developing, constructing, and operating renewable energy, energy storage, and other sustainable energy infrastructure.

Matrix Renewables’ current portfolio is comprised of 15 GW of diverse stage (operational, under construction, ready to build, under development) renewable energy projects and storage across North America, Europe, and Latin America.

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

The Role

Matrix Renewables is looking for a highly motivated individual to play a key role in our fast-growing and well-established team. Ideally based in the Miami office, the Investment Associate will be responsible for leading valuation efforts, creating investment summaries, and making investment/divestiture recommendations to the investment committee within in the renewable energy/sustainable fuels space in the U.S.

Key Activities and Responsibilities

  • Lead valuation efforts for renewable energy/green fuels projects
  • Prepare in-depth analysis for acquisition/divestments of renewable energy/green fuel projects based on project fundamentals and market conditions
  • Evaluate and prepare investment thesis for greenfield projects prior to be added to Matrix’s balance sheet
  • Lead the preparation of investment committee memorandums including the proposal of actionable recommendations
  • Actively participate in reviewing Matrix capital efficiency strategy including capital recycling through asset divesture, raising of LCs, hold-co debt, etc.
  • Work cross-functionally within the organization and outside advisors to conduct project diligence and source key inputs for economic and qualitative analysis
  • Lead conversations with internal and external stakeholders as well as with potential investors
  • Manage M&A processes including coordinating with key stakeholders and reviewing transaction documentation
  • Prepare analysis supporting Matrix’s portfolio through key equity deployment milestones
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly & quarterly reporting to TPG
  • Work creatively to implement long-term company strategic initiatives

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’ degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Finance, or similar preferred
  • 2-5 years of experience in renewable energy project finance / investments / M&A in the U.S.
  • High level of proactivity and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Proficiency (2-5 years of experience) in renewable energy financial modeling
  • Expertise in tax equity modeling including capital accounts, depreciation, and buyouts (preferred)
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel, MS Word, and MS PowerPoint
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable interacting with internal management and transaction counterparties
  • Basic knowledge of accounting and tax treatments related to renewable energy projects (i.e. tax equity partnership flip mechanics)
  • Solid understanding of corporate finance and economic concepts
  • Basic understanding of U.S. power markets

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.