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Vestas Factory

Senior Specialist Financial Solutions 
US, Portland | Management | Full-Time | ID: 14480

Are you a finance professional with exceptional financing credentials and gravitas who would like to use your negotiation skills and commercial insight to create a more sustainable world? Then look at this fantastic role now available at Vestas.


Financial Solutions

The Financial Solutions department is a global department within the Vestas organization. We create business value by providing high-quality Financial Solutions and Support and we continuously aim at being a High Value Adding department actively supporting Sales, Service and Global Development through the development of innovative solutions for carrying out Vestas' strategy - and ensuring real business and economic value.



As the Senior Specialist Financial Solutions you will focus on the following main tasks:

· Develop and maintain relationships to brokers, investment banks, investors and lenders to understand available financing options

· Maintain or build relationships in the tax equity community and stay fully informed of financial structuring from a tax perspective

· Arrange financings and financial solutions (equity, construction and long term / PF debt, mezzanine, take-outs) in selected cases

· Support our customers in interactions with financial community through the turbine and service sales process and project execution

· Support or direct project M&A in different development stages and closing of the transaction

· Risk analysis of potential Financial Solutions and preparation and presentation of Investment Committees materials for decision process

· Building and supervising a small but dedicated Financial Solution team



· Bachelors’ degree in Economics/ Business Administration/ Engineering

· Postgraduate studies will be specially considered (MBA or specific Finance master studies)

· At least 7-10 years’ professional experience and proven experience in financing or selling of renewable energy projects in the US market

· Experience managing robust internal & external relationships

· High personal motivation, independent work style, result oriented and with well adaptation to changing environments

· Professional commitment to accountability and collaboration and experiences in matrix organizations


What we offer

As a member of the Vestas team, we offer a competitive salary, and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry. Among the many amenities, we offer: healthcare; dental; vision; flex time off (FTO) policy; generous 401(k) plan; tuition assistance; and much more.

It is the policy of Vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and team members with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application or interview process should notify a representative within the People & Culture department.



Additional Information

In this position, you'll be able to put your experience to the test in a modern and growing company. You'll have the opportunity to contribute to strengthening the position of Vestas in key markets for the company with excellent perspectives of growth. Join Vestas and you'll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the leading global wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value personal initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.


This role is based in Portland / Oregon and there will be up to 25-30%

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About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 113 GW of wind turbines in 81 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 96 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. 

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 25.000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon