Macquarie Asset Management (MAM) is seeking a dynamic individual to join as a Manager/Senior Manager, focusing on the Macquarie Korea Infrastructure Fund series (MKIF), a leading infrastructure fund listed on the Korean Exchange.
The Macquarie Korea Infrastructure Fund was established in 2002 with a mandate to invest in infrastructure sectors as defined under the Korean Public Private Partnership Act including roads, railways, ports, regulated utilities, renewable energy, and waste management. MKIF invests in infrastructure assets through equity and debt and is focused on generating profits from its investments and distributing these profits to MKIF’s shareholders.
Working in a fast paced, challenging environment you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of transactions which will include investments and refinancing for MKIF assets. As a member of the team, you will support with the execution of investment, as well as manage the existing fund assets by executing activities such as corporate governance, asset valuation and performance analysis through financial modelling and scenario analysis. You will be required to review asset acquisitions including analysis of the impact of these transactions and an appropriate funding strategy.
Execution of transactions will include financial modeling, initial term sheet negotiations, managing due diligence, negotiation and closure of final documents and securing internal approvals at various stages by appropriately presenting the acquisition opportunity. You will also provide support in originating new transactions and ideas. You will work closely with other professional advisors in a transaction setting, including legal and financial advisors. You will also be involved in preparation of management reports, board materials, and marketing and investor relations materials for internal and external use. You are also encouraged to identify and screen for new investment opportunities for MKIF.
If you have a high achievement drive with an analytical and entrepreneurial mindset combined with a natural interest in investments, then this could be the opportunity for you.
You will have a strong tertiary qualification in a relevant field such as Finance, Economics or Accounting, and proven experience in Investment Banking, Infrastructure or Private Equity, ideally with hands on experience of M&A or asset management activities. You will be very proficient at building complex financial models and valuation concepts with a high achievement drive with an analytical and entrepreneurial mindset. You must be fluent in both English and Korean.
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Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset, and liquid alternatives. As at 31 March 2022, Macquarie Asset Management had $US578 billion of assets under management.
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