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Project Finance Manager
22 January 2021


As part of the project finance team:

1. Lead financing for the assigned projects in Africa

2. Conduct financial assessment of potential opportunities in Africa

3. Assist in financial / commercial due diligence and structuring of investment opportunities in Africa

Support the financing for projects

· Build knowledge of market trends and lender appetites for relevant project types and locations

· Lead market sounding and debt raising processes in respect of projects pursued

· Provide project finance support on ongoing basis, at various stages of the project development, until financial close

· Lead negotiations and execution of the financing agreements as part of the PF team

· Be the focal point of contacts for lenders for all topics related to the completion of their due diligence

· Nurture and build relationships with lenders, insurance providers, DFIs and IFIs, multilateral and bi-lateral institutions and other developers

· Undertake the necessary due diligence, financial modeling and risk analysis for current and prospective projects

· Provide financial modeling and analytical support for discussions with various stakeholders: Internal (e.g. work streams, Executive Management Team); and External (e.g. co-developers/shareholders and Lenders).

Assess and structure project development/ investment opportunities

· For new opportunities, assess project structures and documentation from both an investment perspective and a Project Finance lending perspective

· For projects pursued, assist in structuring deal and documentation to satisfy investors and Project Finance lenders

· Assist in origination of deals where possible

· Contribute to risk analysis of prospective and current projects

· Identify gaps in compliance with required covenants guidelines, policies and procedures


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