Talented Asset Manager to join Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners in Copenhagen.
Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) is looking for a talented Asset Manager to join its dynamic and dedicated infrastructure team in Copenhagen
Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) is a fund management company specializing in infrastructure investments in Europe, North America and Asia. CIP was founded in 2012, currently has +100 employees, and is globally one the largest infrastructure investors. CIP is owned and managed by four senior partners, who have worked closely together throughout the last 15 years. CIP has its headquarters in central Copenhagen and their team is international, fast growing and entrepreneurial. For further information, see www.cip.dk.
We are looking for an Asset Manager to join the asset management team. You will be responsible for a broad range of tasks within asset management team covering different renewable asset classes from solar, onshore-, offshore wind, biomass and waste to energy. You will be responsible to develop the commercial agenda for the assets under your management, including both operational but also financial value creation levers to ensure the assets are outperforming the market benchmark. As we work with energy assets in long term partnerships, stakeholder management is a pivotal part of the job.
Your key duties and responsibilities will include:
Monitor and report performance against investment case and explain root causes for out/underperformance
Develop value levers, both structural (contractual and financial) and operational (revenue, yield and cost) and set out the commercial agenda for the assets under your management together with core stakeholders and suppliers
Maintain an overview of risks for the asset (e.g., counterparty, merchant power price exposure, regulatory, technology, ESG, etc.) and develop adequate mitigation strategy
Engage with local project companies and external stakeholders to ensure information flow to CIP investors
Develop reporting to CIP´s investors in close cooperation with the finance team
The ideal candidate
As the ideal candidate you have completed your master’s degree in the top percentile of your class. This is combined with 2-5 years of relevant experience from leading private equity firms, top management consulting firms or utilities, where you have developed strong analytical skills and an entrepreneurial mindset. Furthermore, you have strong interpersonal skills and are used to working both independently and in teams with a large set of stakeholders, ranging from internal colleagues to project companies and suppliers. You can manage multiple different tasks with attention to detail and are used to independently structure problems and develop solutions. As the position has a broad scope, general interest and understanding of a full business model from technical and financial items to tax structuring, regulation and administrative processes is important. As you are used to working in an international setting, you have excellent language skills in Danish and English.
An interesting position in an agile company with an open and informal working environment where your input and experience are highly valued, and which give high potential for your personal development. You will join a highly motivated group of colleagues with strong proficient experience within investments in energy and infrastructure assets.
Copenhagen Search Partners will be assisting CIP in the recruitment process. Feel free to contact Bogi Magnussen on +45 53 88 89 76 if you have any further questions about the position.