AltGen Africa
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    4 July 2024
    67 Dean Street, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
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    Renewable Energy
    Job Location Postal Code
    Western Cape
    Contact Name
    Lebohang Nkupane


    Do you have significant experience in renewable energy, project finance, and business valuations? We’re looking for a top-shelf skill, someone hungry and ready to hit the ground running.

    Our client, one of Africa's largest IPPs, is seeking an Asset Financial Modeller to help them continue their expansion and transformation of the African power sector.

    Your main goal will be to prepare, develop, and support financial models for our client's operating assets, those under construction, and overall asset modelling adjustments. This includes balance sheets, asset performance, changes in construction timelines, and business valuations and returns.

    NB: You need to be proficient in financial modelling, possess advanced Excel skills, VBA, and adhere to financial modelling best practices at all times.

    This role offers the chance to join a high-calibre, high-performing team and be part of groundbreaking, transformative energy projects across Africa.

    Think you have what it takes? Apply now! 

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    Education Requirements

    • Education background or certification in the finance field
    • MBA advantageous

    Experience Requirements

    • 5+ years experience in building and analysing financial models for project finance
    • Experience in the power industry OR project finance OR business valuation
    • Experience in the renewable energy industry


    • Develop, revise, and oversee intricate project finance-based asset models for current operational assets and those in progress
    • Modify models to account for variables such as actual balance sheet figures, asset performance, alterations in construction schedules, and business valuation
    • Collaborate on crafting a comprehensive, company-wide unified model for operational assets, ensuring it aligns with established long-term incentive plans
    • Guide the transition of project finance investment case models into operational models post-construction
    • Provide guidance and instruction to local asset teams on managing their respective models.
    • Assist in aligning yearly business plan models with extended valuation models for individual assets
    • Interface with lenders regarding issues such as disbursement requests, waivers, distributions, and reporting
    • Perform evaluations on the current asset portfolio to inform investment decisions.
    • Contribute insights to Investment Committee and Board Papers
    • Assist in conducting the annual corporate valuation process
    • Offer specialised analytical assistance, including conducting research on market trends and competitors


    • NB: Proficient in financial modelling, including advanced Excel skills, VBA, and adherence to financial modelling best practices
    • Demonstrates commercial awareness and sharp business acumen
    • Possesses strong communication skills, excels in team collaboration, and adept at building relationships
    • Shows meticulous attention to detail in tasks
    • Exhibits strong cultural sensitivity in all interactions
    • Employs structured planning and organizational abilities
    • Demonstrates resilience, tenacity, and a focus on achieving goals
    • Possesses knowledge and experience in reviewing, preparing, and analysing financial statements
    • Displays effective presentation skills in various formal and informal settings
    • Fluent in English with proficient speaking abilities

    Who Is AltGen?

    We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and sustainability jobs across the globe. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency with offices in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Mauritius, and the United Kingdom, which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

    With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the world and are rapidly expanding.

    Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen | Wheeling | Energy Trading | ESG | Sustainability | Carbon Management.

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