AltGen Africa
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    8 March 2024
    8 Vriende Street, Oranjezicht, Cape Town, South Africa
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    Renewable Energy
    Job Location Postal Code
    Western Cape
    Contact Name
    Kristan Kraak


    Base Camp is a good place to start, but getting stuck there is not ideal. Let’s get you started on the climb to the summit.

    You will need 3+ years of post-article experience in credit risk/credit transactions, OR 6+ years experience in credit risk/credit transactions, with a keen interest in renewable energy to make the trek. You will need a CA(SA)/CFA or equivalent professional qualification.

    Our client is one of the leading private managers of alternative investments in Africa. Managing over R120 billion in assets, they are looking for a senior credit analyst with endurance and a competitive streak. This role holds significant seniority as the team operates with a small, yet highly focused structure, aimed at delivering top-tier outputs.

    Your role would largely be focused on credit analysis, financial modelling, risk management, regulatory processes, and credit transaction. This involves, amongst other things, the reviewing of legal documentation, and continuous monitoring of listed and unlisted credit investments.

    Becoming part of our client’s family means that you will be exposed to several types of alternative investment in the renewable energy industry. You will be supported every step of the way by a well-established and tight knit support network, whilst simultaneously gaining invaluable experience and rapidly advancing your career.

    Let us help you take that next step. Apply now!

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    Education Requirements

    • CA(SA)/CFA or equivalent professional qualification

    Experience Requirements

    • 3+ years of post-articles experience in credit risk/credit transactions OR
    • 6+ years in credit risk/credit transactions


    In this role, you would be responsible for managing all aspects of credit risk for a portfolio of infrastructure debt investments. This includes conducting thorough credit analysis, creating financial models, reviewing legal documents, and engaging with stakeholders. You would also monitor counterparties on an ongoing basis. Additionally, you would network within the industry to assess and process early-stage infrastructure transactions in South Africa and Africa. Your key areas of focus would include evaluating counterparties, financial modelling, legal analysis, and structuring and pricing instruments.

    You would proactively monitor the portfolio, communicate recommendations to stakeholders, and analyse potential investment opportunities. You would also develop funding solutions for various industry sectors, present proposals to the relevant committees, and review and negotiate legal documentation. Finally, you would contribute to enhancing the credit risk management framework and handle administrative tasks related to credit processing.


    • Embedded knowledge of the credit and fixed income markets
    • Excellent Excel skills (financial modelling)
    • High attention to detail
    • Capable of building complex financial models

    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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