Executive - Green Investment Ratings & Impact Advisory Executive - Green Investment Ratings & Impact  …

Macquarie Group
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 02 Jul 20
Competitive
Macquarie Group
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 02 Jul 20
Competitive
Macquarie Group
Executive - Green Investment Ratings & Impact Advisory
This is an opportunity for you to join our Green Investment Ratings and Impact Advisory team. Sitting within our overarching Green Investment Group, you'll help support the transition to a low carbon, sustainable global economy. Based in Edinburgh, you'll report to a Senior Manager and will be a closely integrated member of the team as you support our international green investment activity.

As an Executive, you will be responsible for assessing, monitoring and reporting on the green impact and rating of investments by Green Investment Group or third parties. This will involve analysis of qualitative and quantitative information relating to the technical and environmental performance of assets. You will have 3-6 years' experience with a proven track record in applying environmental science, policy and/or management skills within (or advising clients) in one or more of the following sectors: infrastructure (especially renewables), investment banking, private equity or M&A / investment advisory.

You will have a strong technical understanding of environmental issues, to enable assessment of projects' environmental characteristics and risks. You will also have the ability to review and summarise large quantities of environmental information, identify the material issues, and summarise the green impact of investments and projects. Quantification of the environmental benefits (green impact) of investments is a key feature of the role, so strong numeracy skills and ability to handle data are essential.

In addition to presenting information to Green Investment Group's senior management and investment staff, the role will also involve engagement with external stakeholders, and so requires excellent oral and written communication skills (preferably including ability with visual design).

To start this exciting journey, apply now online or visit www.macquarie.com/careers to learn more.

This role is in Macquarie Capital, specifically within the Green Investment Group. Macquarie Capital provides advisory and capital raising services to corporate and government clients involved in public mergers and acquisitions, private treaty acquisitions and divestments, debt and equity fundraising and corporate restructuring. The Green Investment Group was acquired by Macquarie Group in 2017, creating one of Europe's largest teams of dedicated green infrastructure investors. It is a specialist in green infrastructure principal investment, project delivery and portfolio management, and related services. Its track record, expertise and capability make it a global leader in green investment across a broad range of technologies including onshore and offshore wind, solar, waste-to-energy, and energy efficiency/storage.

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Principal Finance, and Equity Trading and Research underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.

With staff in 35 offices transacting across 31 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Macquarie is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

Company Overview

The best investment you can make is in yourself.

Whether you’re looking to take on a new project; progress within your division; explore an opportunity in a different team; or relocate globallyat Macquarie, you can choose a career route that’s as unique as you are

We’re a diversified financial group providing clients with asset management and finance, banking, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities.

To find out more about a career at Macquarie, visit www.macquarie.com/careers.

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