Analyst / Associate - Infrastructure Equity - London
March 10, 2018
London, United Kingdom
Working in the UK infrastructure equity team you will be supporting more senior colleagues on new investment transactions; management of existing assets and contributing to the ongoing improvement of information flow/systems relating to investments. Due to continued fundraising success, and as organic growth of the team continues we are looking to recruit at the Analyst and Associate level.
Aviva Investor's Alternative Investment Solutions teams invest directly across a range of Real Estate, Infrastructure, Corporate Credit and Structured Finance assets. Infrastructure investment is undertaken in sectors including transport, social infrastructure (e.g. PFI / PPP), renewable energy and regulated utilities. Managing investor capital in excess of £6bn across infrastructure debt and infrastructure equity (in the UK and the rest of Europe), Aviva Investors has ambitious plans to continue to increase its exposure to the asset class and is creating these new roles in the infrastructure equity team.
Assisting with the preparation of investment proposals, including providing research on specific sectors, markets, projects or companies;
Preparing transaction models (or reviewing models prepared by others) and undertaking financial analysis of proposed investments based on model output;
Assisting in investment closing processes, including ensuring investment execution (execution of documentation, safekeeping, client on-boarding) are followed in a timely manner in compliance with Aviva risk and governance policies and procedures.
Assisting in post-acquisition investment management activities to ensure compliance with fund/mandate documents
Maintenance (and expansion) of information systems related to investments.
Supporting additional fund raising including preparation of presentation materials
The ideal candidate will educated to degree level and likely to have ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent.
You will have relevant prior experience allowing you to have a good understanding of financial models and legal project and financial documentation in the infrastructure/renewable energy sector.
High proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including the ability to build an infrastructure transaction financial model;
Good understanding of financial statements and cash flow statement.
Ability to research / summarise information on a wide variety of topics, writing clear, concise and insightful research
Good organisational skills, ability to manage priorities and deliver multiple projects in a fast pace environment;
Good interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to build relationships and work well as a team.
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