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Manager, Structured Finance


Chicago, IL, US, 60654


RWE Renewables Americas LLC 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


The Structured Finance team is responsible for raising external project financing, primarily tax equity financing, for utility-scale renewable energy projects as a key contributor to RWE's growth and financial objectives. The Structured Finance team works closely with investors, third-party consultants, and internal business teams to efficiently execute financing transactions and support RWE's strategic objectives. The ideal candidate has experience in complex financing modeling in the renewable energy sector. This problem-solving mindset can efficiently manage multiple priorities and keeps the "big picture" of RWE's best interests in mind.



  • Lead valuation modeling for tax equity transactions and other financing arrangements
  • Coordinate various workstreams necessary to successfully execute financing transactions, including diligence management
  • Provide support to senior deal members in deal structuring and negotiating deal documentation 
  • Provide coaching and development to Analysts and Senior Analysts in the team
  • Work collaboratively across RWE business teams related to financial modeling and transaction execution
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Communicate effectively with Structured Finance team colleagues, internal business teams, and external stakeholders
  • Prepare internal and external presentation materials
  • Assist other parts of the finance team as required, including quality control reviews and gate process support
  • Recommend and lead process improvement initiatives
  • Assist with various internal ad hoc project



  • 5+ years of experience overall in a role with an emphasis on maintaining financial models and investment presentations (required)
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint skills, with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel formulas and model creation (required)
  • Knowledgeable of renewable energy project economics (specifically wind, solar, or storage) and related incentive systems (required)
  • Experience modeling tax equity partnership flip structures or similar project finance modeling (required)
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail. Ability to apply creative thinking to solve complex, interrelated problems
  • Team player with the flexibility to work both independently and in cross-functional teams
  • Effective communicator with strong written and presentation skills



  • Bachelor's Degree (required) with a background in business, finance, accounting, tax, or an analytical/quantitative field preferred. 
  • MBA, CFA, or similar postgraduate Degree is considered a plus.

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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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