Senior Vice President - Business Development

Location
Zurich, Switzerland
Salary
CHF 130'000 – 140'000 + max 45% bonus
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Ref
SFSPSVPBD
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our Client is a Swiss investment manager focused on sustainable infrastructure investments. Who manage funds on behalf of institutional investors and invest in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and energy storage projects. They are seeking to recruit an experienced person in business development within energy infrastructure. This is a unique opportunity for a highly committed professional with a strong interest for the green energy sector.

Senior Vice President - Business Development

Location: The position will be based in Zurich, Switzerland.

Salary:  : CHF 130'000 – 140'000 + max 45% bonus

Package: Free gym access, a pension fund for which the company pays 50% of the premiums, as well as for the other social insurances, and an additional relocation package if required.

EU Passport holders only.

The position entails the following key responsibilities:

• Identify, evaluate, negotiate and manage new growth opportunities within green energy infrastructure, in collaboration with the management

• Evaluate the economic and strategic costs and benefits of investment opportunities

• Identify potential project partners and maintain the relationships

• Maintain pipeline of new partnership opportunities

• Assistance of the buy side teams with the implementation of new products

Candidates fulfilling the following criteria will be considered:

• 7+ years of business development or related work experience

• A record of past achievement, including the ability to prospect, develop and close strategic partnerships

• Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to present and convey complicated concepts in a simple way to key stakeholders

• Excellent communications skills in English; other European languages are a plus

• Interest for sustainability and energy infrastructure

• Good project management and financial modelling skills

• Entrepreneurial spirit together with a high individuality and willingness for an exceptional engagement

• Exceptional academic credentials from top tier educational institutions

Our Client offers the opportunity to be part of an innovative and fast growing team and the chance to quickly take on new responsibilities.