Asset Management Intern - renewable energy investment fund

Job Title: Asset Management Intern - renewable energy investment fund
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: Subsistence + weekly rate
Reference: #7298711
Job Published: April 20, 2016 11:43

Job Description

Asset Management Intern - renewable energy investment fund, central London. U.K, 3 - 6 months with strong possibility for a permanent role
London based boutique merchant bank and investment fund with an extensive asset portfolio within renewable energy across Europe.
We are looking for an Intern with academic background in Renewable Energy Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or similar numerate degrees to join the UK’s leading renewable energy asset management firm. 

The role offers the opportunity to get involved in lots of different activities mainly around the asset management projects of the company. You will be communicating with external O&M and EPC companies as well as members of the internal asset management team.
You will gain broad exposure to the company’s asset management business and you will be required to turn your hand to anything – administrative duties, answering the phone, greeting clients, crunching numbers for reports, etc.
You’ll be given as much responsibility as you can handle – the environment is fast paced, fun and progressive and with some strong personalities, so this is definitely not for the feint hearted.
About you
We’re looking for someone with a passion to develop a career in renewable energy or investment management – or preferably both.
You’ll have a top quality academic background – minimum 2:1 or better from high ranked University, including a degree or Masters in Renewable Energy Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Physics.

You most likely have some experience already (but it is not a prerequisite) – preferably in the investment sector, asset management or renewable energy.
You’re extremely hardworking and happy to join a team working long hours.
Fluent English with great written and oral communications skills
You must be highly computer literate with very strong MS Office skills, preferably highly advanced Excel, PowerPoint, Word.
The position is based in Central London – West End.

Subsistence + weekly rate – negotiable depending on experience / expertise. There is a strong possibility of a permanent role if you perform well and enjoy the work. The starting salary for a permanent position would be circa £26,000 per annum.