Valuation Analyst

  • Prospect House, 5 Thistle Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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BayWa r.e. UK Limited is part of the international BayWa r.e. group of renewable energy businesses, with our main office based in Edinburgh, and with other locations in Cork and Glasgow. The BayWa r.e. UK team focuses on wind project development, acquisition and construction, both in the UK and Ireland.  We are excellent listeners and offer a wide range of solutions, perfectly tailored to your specific requirements.

Due to our growth, we are expanding our team in Edinburgh and are currently looking for a Valuation Analyst:

Your Responsibilities

  • Use and develop best practice financial models and analysis tools to evaluate new and existing onshore wind, solar PV and storage projects as well as other business development activities in terms of costs and value.
  • Assist Project and Transaction Managers with documenting project business cases & supporting analysis that feeds into acquisition opportunities and internal investment decision papers.
  • Engage with colleagues to understand and evaluate project risks and opportunities.
  • Support the management of the financial tracking of pipeline projects against budget, liaising and reporting to Project Managers, Finance and Management Team on a regular basis.
  • Support in securing route to market opportunities for projects coordinating with Project Managers and centralised teams.
  • Contribute to enhancing best practice methods, valuation processes, knowledge management, internal tools & templates.
  • Support with the set-up and management of the internal database of project benchmarks to assist with ready cross checking and evaluation, working alongside centralised services of Project Financing, Corporate Finance and Turnkey Construction.
  • Take ownership of discrete areas of business development work streams and provide ad-hoc analyses and research in UK and Ireland energy markets.

Your profile

Skills & Competencies
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Creative and pragmatic with an ability to find solutions to challenging problems;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills;
  • Organised and able to manage multiple projects and stakeholders;
  • Ability to translate analysis into practical and implementable recommendations;
  • Active listener that shows they understand and value others’ viewpoint.
Personal Attributes
  • Naturally curious, self-motivated and enthusiastic;
  • Flexible attitude and ability to be proactive and act on own initiative;
  • Acts independently and takes on challenges willingly;
  • Structured and logical thinker;
  • A team player, willing to provide support to all colleagues;
  • Ability to manage a range of priorities;
  • Valid Right to Work in the UK
Required Experience
  • Relevant work experience in relevant industry;
  • Excellent commercial insight and researching competencies for assessing new business models and key value drivers of projects;
  • Experience of business modelling and valuation techniques, with exposure to project financing advantageous but not essential;
  • Relevant degree in numerical discipline such as Maths, Economics, Business Administration, Finance, Engineering or similar;
  • Excellent communication skills, both written (presentations, reports, documents) and spoken;
  • Fluent English business communication.
Desired Experience
  • Relevant work experience in renewables industry;
  • Building strong, cooperative and productive relationships with the key teams involved in realising projects;
  • Maintaining knowledge management system/processes, such as structuring work, file/folder organisation.

Your benefits

  • Private Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Yearly Team Away Days
  • Flexible Working Environment
  • Yearly Discretionary Performance Bonus Scheme
  • Excellent Company Culture
  • Mental Health First Aid support
  • Employee Assistance Programme which provides all employees with 24/7 access to telephone and online counselling
  • Access to an online benefits portal which includes travel and shopping discounts, healthy living advice & a financial well-being resource bank
  • Cycle 2 Work Scheme 


Your contact

We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us at
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