Investment Manager

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged locally
Salary package of approx £73,500
Summary of vacancy

SUEZ UK is recruiting for an Investment Manager to be based in Maidenhead.  

About the role

Are you an experienced Investment Manager/Financial Modeller?

This role combines your commercial and financial acumen in developing environmentally friendly recycling and waste recovery projects. 

What will I be doing?

What will I be doing?

This is an exciting opportunity requiring strong financial and commercial skills delivering environmentally friendly recycling and waste recovery projects.  You will be responsible for delivering project financial models / business plans, and contribute to the contracting and financing / re-financing of the projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop financial models consistent with the contracting structure and SUEZ business solution.
  • Financial evaluation of projects using ungeared and geared evaluation techniques.
  • Assess project risk, sensitivity analysis and mitigation measures
  • Participate in due diligence work for M&A and disposals.
  • Contract variations, refinancing, update of financial models – to optimise contract performance, improve shareholder returns and client affordability.
  • Update the SPV operational models with actuals and revise project forecasts.  Compare project performance against the bid model.  Report on financial covenant compliance.
  • Develop commercially sound, competitive pricing of the bids / projects
  • Review and audit of financial models
  • Participate in the financial and commercial contract negotiations to ensure the contracts are commercially viable.
  • Production of bid / financial contract documentation – such as payment mechanism
  • Production of approval documentation and presentation to the board
  • Make recommendations about funding arrangements – liaison with funders.
  • Liaison with the internal project team and external advisors, banks, lawyers.
  • Hand over the project model and contract documentation to the project and finance teams, provide training and support.
  • Production of medium term plans (5 yrs) showing cashflows and P&L



What are the requirements?

What qualifications do I need?

  • You will have a minimum of 2-3 years investment management/financial modelling experience gained in an advisory/bank or a corporate, developing/auditing project finance models. 
  • Qualified accountant or passed finalist of an accountancy qualification - or a similar financial qualification.
  • Must have a degree (eg: business, economics, engineering)
  • A minimum of 2-3 years’ experience of running/auditing financial models in Excel (including VBA) to evaluate projects by using geared and ungeared evaluation techniques.
  • Commercial acumen; understanding of key business drivers, risks, competitive pressures
  • Able to interpret risk allocation of complex contracts/subcontracts, assess risk and pricing implications.

Our approach:-

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there has never been a better time to join SUEZ, recycling and recovery UK. We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

We provide a friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we are looking for – you could play a big part in our team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV. If you apply for any of our vacancies and do not receive an automated response within 24 hours of submitting your application, please telephone our recruitment helpline on 01934 524070.

SUEZ are an equal opportunities employer.



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