Corporate Finance Analyst - South Korea

  • BayWa r.e.
  • Hangang-daero 366, Yongsan-gu, 04323, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Work experience
  • Fulltime
  • Published: 06.09.2022
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BayWa r.e. is the home for change makers. We r.e.think energy – how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet.  At BayWa r.e. we effect change globally. With locations in 29 countries, we have over 4,000 people already working across the world, collaborating with local businesses to proactively shape the future of the energy sector.

BayWa r.e. is a growth-driven multinational headquartered in Germany. We are in 29 countries with 4,000 employees. We are leaders in the renewable energy sector, active in offshore and onshore wind, solar, storage, hydrogen, and bioenergy. 

In the APAC region, we are already around 200 employees located in our 9 country offices throughout the APAC region (Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia). We have an established team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals growing our business activities by developing, constructing, and operating our renewable generation portfolio throughout the region. 
 
As a part of our Corporate Finance team, you will support the corporate finance in South Korea and your particular focus will be on financial modelling and investment proposals, project financing as well as providing commercial and transaction support to project teams.

This position will be based in our office in South Korea.

What You Will Do

Modelling and investment proposals
  • Prepare cashflow-based financial models for renewable energy projects such as Solar, Wind and Hydro
  • Building tax, accounting and debt schedules into detailed asset models
  • Analyze and interpret results, run sensitivities to help with the assessment of investment opportunities
  • Understand and analyze target financial statements
  • Understand and optimize the project contractual structures from a financial perspective
  • Define, document, and monitor all project assumptions throughout the different technologies and markets in the APAC region
  • Support drafting investment and divestment proposals and presentations with input from the project team
  • Keep track of comparable transactions, and support in documentation management
  • Monitor investments performance

Transaction support
  • Support origination activities with the project development team
  • Assist in the execution of deals - acquisition, project financing and divestment
  • Support transactions and coordinate due diligence work streams with external advisors and internal team members (developers, lawyers, technical advisors, EPC contractors, etc.) for both project finance and divestments
  • Actively support Senior Corporate Finance member for the entire sales and financing process from tendering, preparation of data room and sales materials, managing due diligence and Q&A (financial, technical, legal, tax and insurance), and negotiating the financing and divestiture documentation
  • Participates in the review and mark up of extensive transaction documentation

Commercial Support
  • Commercial support of the project teams from acquisition, implementation and through to project sales. For example, financial evaluation, structuring in terms of debt, equity and tax aspects, investment committee documentation preparation and contract negotiation and review.
  • Providing investment analysis and recommendations for bids, offers, or term sheets for new opportunities, in coordination with the project team.
  • Part of the APAC team in Seoul office and will also work closely with Corporate Finance team in Munich, the global head office.

What You Bring

  • Degree in relevant field such as business administration, law, economics, finance, banking or industrial engineering.
  • 2 - 3 years of professional experience in corporate transactions at a project developer, investment bank, M&A advisory or audit firm.
  • Market knowledge in the renewable energy sector is desirable.
  • Good communication skills and able to work in an interdisciplinary and multicultural team environment.
  • Excellent applied Excel skills and competent financial modeler.
  • Fluent in English and Korean, both written and spoken.
  • Multi-tasking and able to work in a small dynamic team setting.

What We Are Ready To Offer You

  • A flexible working environment so that you can maintain a positive work-life balance.
  • A diverse and inclusive team with a strong culture focusing on employee health and wellbeing. 
  • The possibility to make a positive contribution to our planet and use your knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy.

Is This Role The Right Fit For You?

  • Are you looking for a 1st experience in a purposeful organization?
  • Are you looking for a new challenge in a fast-growing, diverse and multicultural work environment?
  • Would you like to work in a diverse and international environment?

Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.


We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Chamaiporn Manochai
  • Senior Talent Acquisition Partner
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