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Analyst / Executive / Manager - Principal Investments - Specialised and Asset Finance - Commodities and Global Markets ANZ



As an investment professional in Specialised and Asset Finance’s Principal Investment team in Sydney, you will work in a fast-paced and unstructured environment across industries including mobility (including the battery and hydrogen electric vehicle segments), energy and sustainability, TMT and resources. Decarbonisation and sustainability are themes that underpin the strategies of Specialised and Asset Finance’s industry-focused teams.

Our flat team structure provides significant exposure and opportunities to take leadership on driving transactions and other workstreams.

You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of pipeline buyside transactions as principal investor (venture and growth equity), as well as assist with capital raising and opportunistic divestitures.

You will have responsibility for:

  • complex financial modelling, preparing company valuation and benchmarking analyses, as well as the preparation of sector and market research, and assisting with the management of portfolio companies;
  • supporting Specialised and Asset Finance’s businesses to manage transaction due diligence processes;
  • assisting with the coordination of transaction workstreams; and
  • preparing presentations, investment memos and analyses for internal and external stakeholders.

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • thrive in a dynamic and challenging work environment, working well under pressure
  • demonstrate a genuine desire to join a collegial team
  • pride yourself on attention to detail and exceptional work ethic
  • enjoy multitasking, process improvement
  • be extremely proficient in conversational and written English
  • have exceptional financial modelling, analysis, and MS PowerPoint skills
  • possess a deep and thorough understanding of corporate finance, financial statements and accounting
  • have 1-4 years of experience in the investment banking industry, private equity or corporate development, or 2-4 years of transaction advisory experience (i.e., transaction services, M&A consulting)
  • have a tertiary qualification in finance, commerce, economics or a related discipline with excellent academic results. A combined law qualification will be considered favourably

If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge, apply today! You can find out more about Macquarie at


About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: CGM-963225
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Asset Management, Corporate Banking, Corporate Finance / M&A
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Specialised and Asset Finance
Recruiter: Reveka Papadopoulos
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