Wartsila is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2015, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.
We are currently recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: IPP Developer

Job Description
  • Energy Solutions is looking for an energetic experienced IPP Developer with international experience to lead designated development activities.
  • The role will be responsible for all aspects of developing projects from origination to financial closing.
In this position your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Create and identify opportunities in cooperation with regional sales teams
  • Manage assigned IPP projects with responsibility for all project development and financing aspects from origination to financial close, in line with Wärtsilä's strategies, directives and acceptable risk profiles
  • Ensure that projects undertaken are sustainable and financeable in a timely manner while limiting risk exposure to Wärtsilä
  • Negotiate project and financing agreements
  • Lead due diligence process, project structuring, partner identification, bidding, contract negotiations, debt financing, and the financial close process
  • Work with internal and external experts (technical, financial, legal, environmental, etc.) in order to maximize the competitiveness of Wärtsilä solutions
  • Prepare information memorandum, manage equity marketing and successful sale of equity
  • Establish special purpose companies (SPC) as needed
  • Provide asset management services as needed including participation at Board level where Wartsilä has equity investments in ongoing projects
As a preferred candidate you would have:
  • Hands-on mind-set, high energy, ability to manage complexity
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Strong team focus with cultural sensitivity
  • Good understanding of project finance, IPP bankability, and contract negotiation
  • Fluent in written and spoken English. French skills a strong advantage.
  • Experience in working with senior decision makers (CFO, CEO, VP, President, Energy Ministers etc.) in the power sector
  • Experience in end to end greenfield development and financing of IPP projects
  • Knowledge of the power industry

Job location

Application Closing Date
29th January, 2017.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online