Project Finance Portfolio Manager- French speaker

  • Job Reference: 13720
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Carr Lyons
  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Portfolio Management, Project Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Mr B Chatfield
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0044 207 588 3322

Job Description

International bank seeks a portfolio manager for London based Project Finance team. The Portfolio Management team is responsible for credit risk management and administration activities for a diverse portfolio of transactions in the renewable energy, power, natural resources and infrastructure sectors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Account service of a range of project finance assets
  • Diligent and proactive credit monitoring through the review of all covenanted financial and project information (e.g. financial models, Borrower and Adviser operational / construction progress reports) as well as compliance with all regular reporting activities in line with the bank’s policy and procedures
  • Administration tasks and regular reporting relating to a portfolio of assets including but not limited to covenant monitoring, rating reviews, Know your Customer and Anti Money Laundering, Mandates, etc.
  • Active interface with internal departments including Credit, Legal, Middle Office, Treasury, Audit and Back Office.
  • Maintenance of good relationships with Agent banks, clients and other professional bodies through the timely process of requests and attendance of bank meetings, site visits etc.

Key Requirements:

  • In depth knowledge of project Finance - ideally PPP/Infrastructure/Rolling stock.
  • Fluent French speaker required.
  • Good financial analytical skills / financial modelling ability / accounting knowledge
  • Experience working in a portfolio management function
  • Demonstrable experience in managing a diverse portfolio of assets across power, natural resources and infrastructure sectors
  • Understanding of risks associated with project finance transactions
  • Knowledge of legal documentation
  • Previous sector experience