Senior Associate – Infrastructure & Renewable Investments

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Function : Senior Associate – Infrastructure & Renewable Investments

Department : Investments & Portfolio

Location : Casablanca, Morocco

Reports To : Chief Development & Investment Officer

Type of Position : Full Time


  • The Investment Associate will actively participate in the commercial development deal-making (support / lead origination, lead execution, keenly involved in debt raising) as well as portfolio management and strategic exit readiness.
  • The ideal candidate will currently be an experienced investment professional – they will have had prior Investment Banking/ Big 4 experience and/or Infra Private Equity.
  • Qualitatively, they will align with their belief and passion for North-African markets and will be enthusiastic about a progressive career within the company.


  1. Participate in the development of a strong pipeline of opportunities by anticipating market trends and employing sector/sponsor/country knowledge.
  2. Lead the structuring of project development and equity investments.
  3. Participate and/or lead negotiations with sponsors, lenders, and public authorities.
  4. Lead the Group contribution to the development of projects in the portfolio with a strong focus on achieving bankable projects.
  5. Have a good understanding of renewable energies projects structuring and financing issues.
  6. Prepare project-related documents for internal and external audiences.
  7. Build and maintain strong relationships with local/regional/global/infrastructure companies, banking and multilateral partners, and government officials.
  8. Develop a thorough knowledge of the renewable energies, green hydrogen, carbon, digital infrastructure sectors, including market major operators and technologies.
  9. Contribute to supervising portfolio companies.
  10. Draft the development and presentation of investment recommendations.
  11. Provide regular reports and updates to senior management, highlighting project performance, risks, and opportunities.


  • 3 to 6 years’ investment and industry experience in project development, investment and/or project finance in the power and/or transport sectors within:
    • the project finance / infrastructure / power department of a Tier 1 international investment bank
    • the infrastructure department in a Development Finance Institution
    • the infrastructure / PPP department of a transaction / financial advisory firm
    • an infrastructure private equity fund with exposure to early to mid-stage project development


  1. Interest in infrastructure investment in North Africa.
  2. Strong connection to North Africa and intent to have North Africa-focused career.
  3. Strong understanding of infrastructure sectors (which may include power, digital infrastructure, transport, ICT, water etc.)
  4. Strong understanding of PPP project structuring and project finance (incl. Concession agreements, PPAs, EPC, O&M contracts)
  5. Awareness of the latest trends and developments in financing infrastructure
  6. Strong business development and client relationship skills, track record and ability to focus on clients’ needs effectively and identify potential business partners.
  7. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, Arabic and French.
  8. Strong inter-personal skills, ability to interact effectively at a senior level and create sufficient trust and confidence with sponsors, partners and colleagues from various cultural backgrounds; living experience in emerging countries is a plus.
  9. Prior knowledge of African infrastructure and relationships in Africa are a strong plus.
  10. Advanced financial modelling- DCF, M&A Models, Accretion Dilution Analysis, Comparable Analysis & other forms of valuation along with Waterfall fee structures (implying advanced Excel skills).
  11. A proven track record of taking major bids through Capture Planning, Pre-Qualification, Tender, Negotiation, and Handover stages.

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