Manager, Project Debt Job at RWE, Chicago, IL

  • RWE
  • Chicago, IL

Job Description

RWE Clean Energy, LLC

At RWE Clean Energy (RWECE), the Manager, Project Debt ; will be the primary interface with project debt partners and will have overall responsibility for the administration, performance and compliance of contractual obligations related to financed assets. Reporting to the Project Debt Director, the Project Debt Manager will leverage prior project debt finance experience to make a meaningful immediate impact, performing day-to-day administration relating to the financing agreements and supporting any new potential project debt origination. The Project Debt Manager will effectively collaborate cross-functionally with numerous internal stakeholder groups and maintain strong relationships with external stakeholders.


  • Understand, interpret, and administer project finance agreements to ensure compliance with contractual obligations
  • Build rapport with lenders to maintain positive working relationships and ability and willingness to work together to resolve any potential challenges
  • Analyze and review data, aggregate and provide reports and information to third parties per contractual requirements
  • Proactive cash flow management to ensure appropriate funding for operating expenses, debt service and distributions
  • Support future potential project debt origination (e.g. data collection/analysis, contract review, model review)
  • Coordinate project-level cash management with internal departments including Asset Management, Treasury, Accounting and Legal, amongst others
  • Work with a variety of internal and external finance professionals to implement credit support instruments (e.g. letters of credit)
  • Respond to internal and external inquiries that impact financing contracts
  • Data management: Project debt data uploaded and maintained in internal systems
  • Continuous process improvement: Process mapping and supporting potential improvement opportunities, documentation, model standardization and improvements
  • Other ad hoc duties as assigned (i.e. special projects, analytical support)


  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Accounting/Economics/Business or related fields, required
  • Minimum of 3 years of Project Debt Finance experience required and a minimum of 8 years of overall professional work experience, in positions of increasing complexity and responsibility
  • Experience in banking, project finance or treasury, a plus
  • Strong leadership and communication, and ability to meet deadlines
  • Detail-oriented, well-organized, has strong business acumen, and a sound understanding of business concepts
  • Strong interest in finance and understanding of business contracts is required
  • Adept at analyzing financial statements
  • Moderate to advanced Excel skills and ability to accurately synthesizes data
  • Able to understand and summarize contractual terms and obligations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required to interact and collaborate with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to learn quickly and problem-solving mentality
  • Continuous process improvement mindset
  • Capable of working in a fast-paced environment and quickly adapting to changing priorities
  • This position is an office-based role with some travel and visits to other RWECE office and field locations, employee must be able to sit, walk, or stand for long durations of time

Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays. Eligible employees also participate in short-term incentives, in addition to salary.

RWE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

For 125 years RWE has been the source of energy for millions of people across the globe. Now we're making all that energy green. This decade alone we're investing €50bn into renewables and will be carbon neutral by 2040 - ten years earlier than most other global targets. This is a chance to play a key role on our journey.

Join our renewables specialists, working across the clean energy spectrum to grow our operations to 50 GW by 2030 - with some of the world's largest on and offshore wind farms and industry-leading hydrogen initiatives. We're also considered innovators in solar development including floating photovoltaics and agri-photovoltaics. Or add your expertise to our supply and trading operations, brokering renewable electricity, green gas, commodities, and CO2 emission allowances from one of our advanced energy trading floors.

Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 87043

Any questions? Contact in Recruiting: Jenn Porti

Nearest Major Market: Chicago
Job Segment: Environmental Engineering, Project Manager, Compliance, Business Process, Supply, Engineering, Technology, Legal, Management, Operations

Job Tags

Holiday work, Contract work, Temporary work, Work experience placement, Immediate start, Offshore, Flexible hours,

Similar Jobs

Fox Corporation

Sports Executive Producer Job at Fox Corporation

 ...are affiliated with the FOX Network. In addition to distributing sports, entertainment and syndicated content, our television stations...  ...producing engaging and informative sports content across various media platforms, ensuring high journalistic standards and audience growth... 

Oak Street Health

Practice Manager Job at Oak Street Health

DescriptionCompany: Oak Street Health Title:Practice ManagerRole DescriptionThe purpose of a Practice Manager at Oak Street Health...  ...and Community Engagement~Partner with the Center Medical Director and Outreach Manager to lead the center as a triad and... 


Delivery Truck Driver - CDL (Local - Home Daily - NO WEEKENDS!) Job at Ferguson

 ...serve customers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Mexico and the Caribbean. Would you like a truck driving career where you can be home daily with no nights or weekends? Join our team today! Payrate $18.50/hour, flexible depending on experience Location Panama... 

Select Medical

Patient Care Technician (PCT / Nursing Assistant (NA - PRN Day Shift / $, Sign-On Bonus! Job at Select Medical

 ...Location: Sioux Falls, SD Patient Care Technician (PCT) / Nursing Assitant (NA) Per Diem (PRN) Day Shift Hours : 12hr...  ...patients to and from various treatment centers when necessary; assisting transporters in moving patients in and out of stretchers and wheelchairs... 

University of the Pacific

Visiting Inst/Lect/Assist Professor Teacher Education (Temporary Employee Pool) | University of the Pacific Job at University of the Pacific

 ...Visiting Inst/Lect/Assist Professor Teacher Education (Temporary Employee Pool) Primary...  ...Adhere to all University and College policies. Teach the assigned course(s) as published...  ...through student-centered teaching and research that blends learning in classrooms, laboratories...