Director, Project Finance

  • Nexamp
  • Washington, DC
  • Dec 05, 2020

Job Description

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 



Nexamp is seeking a Director, Project Finance to help drive the Company’s development and financing strategy.  Reporting to the Vice President of Capital Markets, this team member will help to mentor and develop a group of talented associates and analysts; all with the mission of building our best-in-class asset base for our long-term management and ownership.

They will be responsible for managing relations between key long-term partners and strategic investors and performing risk management for Nexamp’s growing portfolio of commercial solar projects. The Director of Project Finance will play an essential role in the Nexamp project value chain and financing capabilities. Working closely with our Development teams, this individual will be responsible for developing new market models and collaborating with Capital Markets to incubate a proactive growth strategy.


  • Partner with key business unit leaders to help inform strategic planning via detailed understand of all key parts of the development business.
  • Specialize in structuring acquisitions, strategic partnerships, and equity investments across utility scale, and distributed generation, photovoltaic and battery storage assets.
  • Work cross functionally with Nexamp’s EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Construction), Community Solar, and Development teams to optimize financing solutions.
  • Develop value propositions by understanding financial incentive programs in key target markets.
  • Perform crucial role in managing project level and portfolio risk ensuring that financial hurdles rates are met, construction and community solar milestones are identified, and key development items are completed
  • Represent the Company with the highest level of professionalism to investors, partners, and vendors.



Ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, results-oriented, and operate well in a collaborative, team-oriented environment. 

  • 3+ years of relevant project finance experience either with a developer or investment firm in either: renewable energy space, or investment banking track in real estate infrastructure, or power energy/power/utilities.
  • The ideal candidate should have experience in financing power projects (renewables, particularly solar and storage, preferred).
  • Proven experience running complex financial models and independently making key business decisions based on results.
  • Exceptional Presentation Skills: experience presenting to Senior Management is required.
  • Candidate must possess an entrepreneurial spirit and will be masterful in cross-functional collaboration.



Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp Offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401 (k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance with company contribution; Flexible Paid Time Off; Commuter Benefits and Cell Phone Reimbursement. We provide healthy snacks, coffee, in-office and online yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!



Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.




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