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    Our client,the US division of an International Energy company,based in Westchester,has asked us to locate an Investment Associate

    1. General Position Summary:
    General Summary
    This position is designed mainly to support the growing business development (BD)
    activities of the U.S. organization. In addition, some commercial analytic tasks pertaining
    to optimizing existing assets will be necessary. Tasks will include market research,
    modeling, asset valuation and asset optimization.
    The BD team is responsible for achieving investment goals as outlined by the parent
    This calls for successful investment in and management of
    generating assets in deregulated U.S. power markets as well as partnering with U.S. and
    Canadian IPP businesses to achieve these objectives.
    2. Essential Job Functions:
    A) Primary Job Functions 75%
    Business Development
    - Provide valuations of new business opportunities to support screening, ranking and
    prioritization by the business development team. This will include support of nonbinding
    indicative bidding process for new opportunities, due diligence tasks and report
    to visual materials .
    - Track and document known plant acquisitions for use in developing comparable
    transactions data base
    - Assist the BD team in development and refinement of BD investment criteria
    Commercial Analytics
    - Maintain forward power and gas price forecasts based on available third party
    information and market information platforms
    - Perform analysis of hedging strategies to support decision making for risk management
    and profit maximization
    - Evaluate licensed energy models to determine procurement of the product for internal
    - Periodic margin tracking and forecasting for assets under its control
    - Watch regulation change, industrial trend and power business movement
    B) Common Job Functions 25%
    Contributes to the Team Effort
    by being flexible in work assignments; by covering for other Staff as needed; and by
    accomplishing related tasks when requested.
    Maintains Professional and Technical Knowledge
    by attaining job-related certification; by keeping up on industry trends; and by
    applying that knowledge to the job.
    Acts on Constructive Feedback
    by being open to feedback from peers, Supervisors, and clients; and by using the
    feedback to improve performance.
    Improves Processes
    by examining departmental work processes, research procedures, administrative
    procedures, etc.; and by recommending changes where appropriate.
    Upholds Work Standards
    by maintaining professional conduct and appearance; by realizing one's own
    limitations and seeking assistance when needed; and by using established
    communication channels.

    Desired Experience
    - Working knowledge of energy futures markets especially natural gas and power
    - Basic technical understanding of power plant design, operations and commercial products
    - Financial or energy modeling, either excel based or use of licensed models used for
    energy asset valuation
    - Knowledge of important industry participants and industry structure
    - Working knowledge and experience using commodity transaction and analytic platforms
    such as Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), NYMEX, Bloomberg or similar products
    - Familiarity with energy trading organization and operation
    - At least two years experience in three or more of the above.

    Computer Skills
    - Ability to use a computer and such applications as Microsoft Windows, Word,
    Excel, Outlook, and Power Point and be able to design custom reports as necessary.
    - Ability to use financial models

    Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Engineering or Project Management or closely
    related field, or equivalent from college or university; and two to four years related
    experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    Master's degree preferred.

    Interested candidates -contact
    Stan Hamlet
    Check our website Stanhamlet.com for additional opportunities
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