BayWa r.e. Projects Australia

Corporate Finance Analyst

To overview
Full time

As part of the continued expansion of the Australian Projects business, BayWa r.e. is looking to recruit a Corporate Finance Analyst to support across a range of commercial activities. Responsibilities are diverse and include financial modelling and investment analysis, project origination and structuring, project valuation and M&A activities. 

This role is based in Melbourne. Salary is dependent on experience and performance.

Corporate Finance Analyst

Your tasks

  • Conduct investment analysis and project valuation and provide detailed analysis and clear recommendations.
  • Develop, use and maintain best practice financial models to analyse and evaluate new and existing projects, undertake project finance analysis, and scenario analysis.
  • Support on business case development for new projects, including investment analysis, financial structuring, and preparation of Board and Investment Committee documentation.
  • Assist with M&A activities, including but not limited to preparing bid models, undertaking due diligence, managing external advisers, managing data rooms and Q&A, and preparing investment documentation.
  • Work with lenders to successfully execute project finance transactions and assist with modelling, optimisation, and reporting on debt covenants and metrics.
  • Maintain a detailed assumptions book for each project alongside a database of broader benchmarks to assist with cross-checking of inputs and assessment of outputs.
  • Build relationships with internal stakeholders to help manage the sign-off process for key business decisions and to support on the successful delivery of projects.

Your profile

  • Relevant degree in commerce, economics, accounting or business.
  • Ideally you have completed or are completing a post graduate degree or CFA.
  • Two to three years post-graduate experience at a Big Four accounting firm, investment bank, fund manager or in-house corporate finance team with a focus on investment analysis, valuation and ideally project finance.
  • Experience in the energy industry is preferred but not essential.
  • Sound financial modelling capabilities with a working knowledge of VBA, backed up by training and demonstrated project experience.
  • Highly analytical thinker with a structured and logical approach to problem solving.
  • Excellent time management skills with an ability to manage a range of priorities with tight deadlines.

If you are interested in this role and believe you have the necessary skills and experience, please attach a short covering letter and CV (as one attachment), including details of notice period, salary expectations and Australian work rights (essential).

Daniel Parsons
Team Candidate Management
BayWa r.e. Projects Australia

BayWa r.e. Projects Australia

BayWa r.e. Projects Australia provides an extensive range of services from project development to implementation, from finance to the operation of large-scale solar and wind farms in Australia. Our experienced team, comprising of local and international staff, is there to take care of your project every step of the way.

Back to top