Corporate Finance - Renewable Energy Markets
We're looking for a pro-active, analytical, commercially minded and ambitious deal-closer who loves to work - and play - hard to join our Corporate Finance team at STX Group's headquarters in Amsterdam. The ideal candidate is someone who is not only fluent in English & Dutch, but who is also very excited about the idea of originating his/her own transactions and bringing them to a successful end.
A lot has changed since 2005, when STX Group was founded as a small-scale intermediary company in the heart of Amsterdam. Starting out modestly, but ambitiously as one of the first European players in the Carbon Emission (EUA) market, the firm has grown over the years into a reputable international intermediary and trading company that employs over 100 staff members and covers a wide range of products on the global market. Working from offices in Amsterdam, New York and Gothenburg, our various teams draw on their entrepreneurial mindset to serve our clients optimally in their own languages. Our goal? To consolidate growth in dynamic existing markets while further exploring new products and emerging markets. Ultimately, our mission is to become a leading trader and market access provider in illiquid environmental commodities and debt capital markets.
Growth through new products and markets
These days, STX Group serves as a intermediary, principle and proprietary trader in the international renewables market and financial markets. On the environmental commodities side, we intermediate and trade a wide variety of different renewable energy certificates and physical renewables, such as biofuels and biodiesel. Over the years, we have expanded to trade in a diverse range of new products and have moved into numerous new markets. Such developments account for the rapid growth the company has enjoyed since its inception.
Entrepreneurialism and diversity as key success factors
The only thing that hasn’t changed since 2005 is the location of our headquarters: we’re still based alongside Amsterdam’s canals in the vibrant heart of the city. To date, we remain one of the few intermediaries in the Dutch capital and one of the only trading firms to have such an international employee base serving the global market. A key driver behind the company’s growth and success is the great diversity within our teams: not only does our in-house staff base comprise an impressive 20 different nationalities, but the (academic) backgrounds of our team members vary widely too. This diversity guarantees that, as a group, we can tap into the creativity and versatility required to continuously develop only the best and most innovative ideas and solutions to problems we encounter. Great performance is rewarded with great growth within the company. We don’t believe in silos; we operate as teams. Cross-country, cross-disciplinary and cross-position collaboration is key. We don’t place much emphasis on hierarchical structures. What we do value? Entrepreneurial spirits who have great ideas and are keen to join the STX family to work on building the future together.
STX Corporate Finance
STX Corporate Finance is an advisory boutique specializing in debt financing. Our small, highly driven team of business analysts advises clients on investment and financing solutions for major renewable projects. Thanks to strong, long-standing relationships with international investors – banks, institutional investors and asset managers – STX Corporate Finance is able to provide clients with the best bespoke financing conditions to match their needs exactly.
You will be responsible for
- Building (your own) track record in the European (renewable) Energy market;
- Following developments in this sector and identify new opportunities;
- Originating your own transactions and bringing them to a successful end;
- Perform the role as an arranger and take responsibility for the different tasks at hand, both individual as well as in a team;
- Being proactive and idea generating, adding value to your customers and colleagues;
- Closing transactions.
- Minimum 4 years of experience within corporate finance or a financially related sales job;
- Strong analytical skills;
- Fluent in English & Dutch;
- Strong commercial drive and a proactive attitude;
- Ready to travel and to visit / entertain customers;
- Eager to learn and work hard;
- Living in the Amsterdam area.
Compensation & benefits
- Fringe benefits, e.g. pension scheme contributions, monthly massages and weekly bootcamps;
- Competitive remuneration package;
- Professional and international working environment;
- Working in a fast-paced company;
- Strong focus on personal and professional development;
- Opportunities to travel.
Get in touch
Are you ready for a new challenge and do you want to play a part in building our company's future? Please submit your application for this job by clicking on the "apply" button. For further questions, please contact the Recruitment department on 0031-205357797 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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