Business Developer Renewable Energy

Organization
AFS Group is the leading independent financial intermediary on the European main land connecting over two thousand financial institutions, corporate clients and governmental bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt our 90 professionals connect and service clients in the disciplines of:

  • Environmental commodities
  • Fixed Income
  • Interest Rates
  • Equity and equity derivatives
  • Exotic financial products
  • Debt Capital Markets solutions
  • Market analyses and data services

The Energy department has extensive experience in consulting and trading in the Renewable Energy market. Our young and rapidly growing Energy desk helps organizations to achieve their sustainability objectives related to carbon emissions, renewable energy, energy efficiency, biogas and biofuels and assists them in realizing their renewable energy projects.

As a Business Developer Renewable Energy within AFS Energy you will become a key member of a team of highly motivated and professional colleagues whom will guide you from the beginning onwards. We will teach you everything you need to know about the different commodity markets and products. The business development team is constantly searching for new opportunities and suitable markets. We create the products and markets for the future activities within the team. You will play a valuable role in the research process by performing market analyses including attending (international) conferences, reviewing legislation and literature research and understanding the commercial potential using in depth conversations with suitable market-players. Eventually you will create new business and open new markets via a large network of market-players. Together with the traders you will be lead responsible in bringing these new products to the market and optimize complex deal structures.

Competencies and qualifications
We are looking for new Business Developer Renewable Energy to further establish and grow our customer base in Europe. For this we expect you:

  • To at least have a Master’s Degree (WO) or thinking level.
  • To be fluent in Dutch and English.
  • To a least have some entrepreneurial or commercial experience. But most important, you have an ambitious spirit with a strong entrepreneurial mindset. You are eager and curious to learn.
  • To be pro-active and not afraid to pick up the phone. You will continue to find new opportunities to expand our business.
  • To be a team player and work well under pressure.

 What we offer
AFS gives you the opportunity to be part of a young, growing and ambitious team within a strongly developing and dynamic market. You will have the chance to build your own business and network. We offer a competitive salary and with the growing success within your business domain also arises an attractive profit sharing opportunity.

AFS Energy is situated on the old trading floor of the historical Amsterdam Stock Exchange, located in the heart of Amsterdam.  Here you will be entering an international and professional working environment with a strong focus on both professional and personal development.

Interested
If you are interested, please send your resume and a cover letter to Jasmijn Bruns (hr@afsgroup.nl).