Lead Structured Finance Advisor Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Total

Title: Lead Structured Finance Advisor

Company: Total

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Energy/Power Generation, Finance

Position: Lead Structured Finance Advisor – Dubai

Job Description

Energy is central to a series of future challenges. Everywhere in the world, Total’s employees are contributing to bring energy safer, more reliable and affordable, and cleaner. Total’s objective is to become the responsible energy major, and a market leader in developing and distributing low carbon energy on a global scale.

You have the opportunity to join Total renewables to take up a new challenge and join the renewables energy industry within the Total Group. We are looking for a talented, committed and entrepreneurial Structured Finance analyst. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than Total renewables!

You will predominantly be assigned to Customer and Industrial projects for the Middle East region. The position is based in Dubai

The Structured Finance Team is responsible for :

the definition of the financing strategy for Total renewables Projects (Total Solar International, Total Solar Distributed Generation and Offshore Wind)’s projects;

actively contribute to the early positioning, marketing, and bid submission for greenfield / and single asset M&A processes for renewables projects;

raise the required debt financing to partly fund its developments / acquisitions; and

advise on equity strategies / and execute partial equity divestments – equity rotations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities for a

Lead Structured Finance Advisor

include the following tasks. Other duties may be assigned on a need basis.

Support the growth of the platform in the Middle-East, and support business development team in the origination of new investment opportunities;

Maintain existing and develop new relationships with local banks, being aware of financial market conditions and trends;

With support when needed and under the leadership of the Structured Finance Team in Paris, undertake market soundings, prepare debt terms, and coordinate negotiations with banks for non-recourse financings;

Lead due diligence worktreams;

Take full responsibilities and ownership of financial models and conducting the required analysis and sensitivities;

Assist in the preparation of internal documentation, presentations, reports and financial analysis on new investment opportunities.

Context and environment

Candidate profile

Master degree in finance or economics;

Minimum 8-10 years experience is required

Perfect candidate would be working at a local / regional financial institution / advisory boutique on a Debt Structuring or Debt Advisory team with a strong deal track record in renewables;

Skills in debt structuring / refinancing / capital raising, structured financing and execution are needed for this position;

Very good understanding of the local market dynamics in the UAE;

Strong presentation and interpersonal skills; able to communicate clearly, in both oral and written forms;

Capable of advancing multiple work streams simultaneously, autonomy;

Language skills: fluent in English.

Offer ID



General Finance Responsibility

Employment type

Regular position

Experience level required

6 – 10 years


Gas Renewables And Power

About us / company profile

Give your best to better energy and make the commitment with Total. With over 500-plus professions in 130 countries, we offer high safety and environmental standards, strong ethical values, an innovation culture and wide-ranging career development. Be part of the global team whose mission is already shared by 100,000 employees: to make energy better each and every day.


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