IBD, Financing Group, Structured Finance, New York - Vice President

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2021-77231
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President
Function(s)
Investment Banking
Region
Americas
Division
Investment Banking Division
Business Unit
Structured Finance
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Investment Banking

Our division works on some of the most complex financial challenges and transactions in the market today. Whether advising on a merger, providing financial solutions for an acquisition, or structuring an initial public offering, we handle projects that help clients at major milestones. We work with corporations, pension funds, financial sponsors, and governments and are team of strong analytical thinkers, who have a passion for producing out-of-the-box ideas.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Job Opportunity Description

The Americas Financing Group within the Investment Banking Division is looking for a Senior Associate or a Vice President to join the Structured Finance – Project, Infrastructure and Principal Finance team in New York.

 

The Structured Finance Group is a diverse and global business that brings together broad capabilities across financing, underwriting, capital raising, risk management and advisory to provide holistic solutions to our clients. The group works closely with classic investment banking and other product groups to originate and execute structured finance transactions. 

 

The Project, Infrastructure and Principal Finance team is a market-leading franchise focused on creative and novel transactions in the energy and infrastructure sectors, including greenfield, brownfield, and acquisition financings.  The team is responsible for structuring, underwriting, and distributing diverse financial products including bonds, loans, and interest rate, currency, and commodity derivatives to support projects in transportation, power generation, telecommunications, social infrastructure, and more.  Through a cross-divisional effort with the Global Markets Division, the team offers both best-efforts and principal executions for clients in developed and emerging markets.

 

The team has adopted an innovative approach to ESG-linked financings in the infrastructure space and beyond, with a developing focus on Social, Green, Gender and Sustainable financings, Carbon Credit monetization, and COVID-19 Relief financings. To support these efforts, the team works closely with export credit agencies and development finance institutions globally, such as the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, and the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the structuring and execution of structured financings in the energy and infrastructure sectors, as well as for ESG-themed projects and initiatives
  • Lead client coverage, origination, and transaction idea generation
  • Coordinate transaction due diligence workstreams, including interactions with independent consultants, external counsel, and other third parties
  • Manage the preparation of client pitches, rating agency presentations, and marketing materials and supervise the preparation of financial models for various asset classes to evaluate capital structure alternatives
  • Work with the syndicate and trading desks on transaction pricing and distribution, including leading investor dialogue and questions
  • Manage the drafting of internal transaction approval memos, and coordinate with credit risk and other control functions throughout the approval and execution processes
  • Train and mentor associates and analysts

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA or Master’s Degree in Business preferred
  • At least 6 years of experience in investment banking, capital markets, project finance, and/or principal investing, preferably in the energy and/or infrastructure sectors
  • Strong quantitative and technical abilities, including advanced financial modelling capabilities
  • Demonstrated leadership, project management, negotiation, client-relationship building, analytical and credit skills. Ability to deliver complex messages in a clear and concise way
  • Experience in recruiting and managing diverse teams with a commitment to talent development and ability to manage and work across a multi-country and multi-product matrix structure

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ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


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