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Bilingual (French-English) Sustainable Energy Finance Analyst

Location

Washington, DC, USA (Sustainable Energy Team)

About the position

Do you want to apply your financial analysis and modelling skills to solve the world’s most complex electricity and energy challenges? Challenges such as:

  • Assessing the financial and economic viability of low-carbon technologies
  • Developing financial and regulatory structures to enable solar-powered mini-grids to provide electricity to people in rural areas, affordably and sustainably
  • Designing recovery strategies and tariffs that meet an energy utility’s goal of cost recovery, efficiency, affordability, and simplicity

Can you communicate results in clear, compelling language? Do you share Castalia’s core values of Competence, Creativity, Consistency, Conscientiousness, Commitment and Collaboration? If so, Castalia wants you on our Sustainable Energy Team. We have an exciting position based in our Washington, DC office for a Bilingual (French-English) Sustainable Energy Finance Analyst.

We would be open to candidates wanting internship opportunities who are currently enrolled in a relevant graduate program (for example, international economics, finance, and policy) and expect to graduate in the next 18 months, or have graduated in the last 12 months.

Remuneration and Benefits

Analysts

  • The remuneration range for the Analyst position is $50,000 – $70,000; a Senior Analyst position may be considered, depending on experience
  • Castalia offers a competitive benefits package that includes vacation and sick leave, comprehensive health plans, 401k matching, and ongoing professional training and development

Internship

  • The position is full-time or part-time, ideally at least 16 hours per week, and paid on a fortnightly basis. The daily rate is negotiated based on qualifications and experience.
  • Transition to a permanent position

Who we’re looking for

Required

We will only consider candidates who meet the following requirements:

  • A degree in Finance, Economics, or Applied Mathematics
  • At least one year of relevant experience and demonstrated ability to build financial models (financial planning and simulation models which report all three financial statements – Income and Expenditure, Balance sheet and Cash Flow Statement)
  • Able to pick up concepts and frameworks, and apply them in a creative way
  • Knowledge of corporate finance or project finance
  • Able to innovate, think laterally, and solve complex problems
  • Native-level fluency in French and English, including the ability to synthesize complex issues clearly and concisely in written and spoken French and English
  • Proficient skills in the Microsoft suite, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Willing to travel internationally, subject to COVID-19 restrictions
  • Work authorization in the United States

Preferred

  • Demonstrated progress towards a CFA qualification
  • Graduate degree (MA, MS, and/or MBA) in Economics or Finance
  • Strong grasp of microeconomics
  • Knowledge and experience in the electricity/energy sectors
  • Previous professional experience with a relevant organization such as a(n):
    • Consulting or investment firm
    • Ministry of Finance, Economy, or Planning
    • Utility Regulator
    • International Financial Institution

How to apply

If you’re interested in this position, please click the button below to fill out and submit your application form to us.

Only fully completed applications can be submitted. You won’t be able to save your progress once you’ve started an application, so please have the following information and documents ready:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Reference letters
  • Writing sample
  • Transcripts

Have a question?

Please let us know and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

How to apply

If you’re interested in this position, please click the button below to fill out and submit your application form to us.

Only fully completed applications can be submitted. You won’t be able to save your progress once you’ve started an application, so please have the following information and documents ready:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Reference letters
  • Writing sample
  • Transcripts

Have a question?

Please let us know and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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WASHINGTON, DC
+1 (202) 466-6790
1747 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1200
United States of America

SYDNEY
+61 (2) 9231 6862
Suite 19.01, Level 19, 227 Elizabeth Street
Australia

AUCKLAND
+64 (4) 913 2800
74D France Street, Newton South
New Zealand

WELLINGTON
+64 (4) 913 2800
Level 2, 88 The Terrace
New Zealand

PARIS
+33 (1) 73 44 26 97
6 Rue Duret
France

BOGOTÁ
+57 (1) 508 5794
Calle 81 #11-08, Piso 5, Oficina 5-127
Colombia

Thinking for a better world.

Castalia-logo-negative-2col
PROJECTS        NEWS        BLOG        CONTACT
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