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Associate, Project Finance

Organization: BlueWave Solar
Date Posted: 7/28/2022
City: Boston
Location: Massachusetts
Country: United States
Primary Category: Financial
Type of Position: Full-Time


BlueWave is seeking an experienced, reliable Project Finance Associate with strong financial modelling capabilities to join its solar and storage development business. This position reports directly to BlueWave’s Managing Director of Project Finance, and is responsible for building, operating, and interpreting financial models in ISO NE, PJM, and NY ISO to support BlueWave’s goals. The role also requires engagement with providers of capital including construction debt, term debt, and tax equity. Ideal candidate will live in the Greater Boston area, able to work at home and in the office.


  • Build, own, and operate project level financial models across BlueWave’s solar + storage portfolio
  • Support project acquisition processes and assume lead responsibility for financial modelling of such opportunities
  • Produce analyses from those financial models to optimize returns, support decision making in the project development team, and support project financing activities
  • Support developers and the executive team in assessing offtake, financing and structuring opportunities
  • Provide continuity of support through construction and into operations and transferring financial models to the asset management team

Desired Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in the field of Finance, Economics or Engineering
  • 2-3 years of renewable energy project finance experience, investment banking experience, or equivalent experience in infrastructure finance
  • Demonstrated deep financial modelling skillset
  • Advanced excel
  • Demonstrated capability to understand and analyze complex financial problems and find innovative solutions
  • Highly numerate, with strong writing and communication skills, particularly in communicating financial concepts and analysis
  • Methodical and detail minded
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate with various teams across the business


  • Experience and familiarity with renewable energy financing structures including tax equity
  • Acquisitions/ Investment experience in the renewable energy industry


Apply online at this link.