Analyst, Investments (Indigenous Projects)

The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) is an impact investor, working in partnership with governments, Indigenous communities and the private sector to invest $35 billion in infrastructure that benefits Canadians. By attracting and leveraging private sector and institutional investment in revenue-generating infrastructure projects in the public interest, we are building a portfolio of investments in key sectors including transit, clean power, green infrastructure, trade & transportation and broadband that will support action on climate change, foster economic growth, connect Canadians and help close the Indigenous infrastructure gap.

Working with the Indigenous Investments team and reporting to the Senior Director of Indigenous and Northern Infrastructure, the Analyst, Investments (Indigenous Projects) will be involved in all aspects of screening, due diligence, and execution of investment opportunities in Indigenous projects. Daily responsibilities will vary with time and will include screening potential investment opportunities, performing complex financial modelling, completing sector analysis and transaction due diligence, drafting of investment memoranda, and participating in investment decision-making processes.

The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate or a post graduate degree with one to three years of relevant deal execution experience in Indigenous infrastructure or community development, principal investing, corporate finance, project finance, transaction advisory, investment banking, private equity, strategy consulting or related financial sector work.

Your responsibilities include

  • Build financial models, project finance/infrastructure models, valuation analysis, corporate finance solutions and any additional financial analysis
  • Undertake due diligence on investment opportunities
  • Assist with project development (coordinate data with clients, assist with the presentation of new ideas to clients)
  • Prepare and support investment analysis and investment memos
  • Collect and analyze industry research and trends
  • Track project development
  • Prepare proposals and pitchbooks
  • Perform regular analysis of the state of the market for each investment to forecast future trends.

The ideal profile

  • 1 to 3 years of corporate finance, project finance, transaction advisory, investment banking, private equity, strategy consulting, or related financial sector work
  • Undergraduate degree in Economics, Business, Finance, Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent
  • Ability to build complex financial models and perform quantitative analysis
  • Industry experience combined with a financial, fiscal and legal understanding of the infrastructure industry
  • Team player
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and priority management skills
  • Sense of initiative, entrepreneurial spirit
  • CFA considered an asset
  • Professional accounting designation considered an asset
  • Bilingual English/French considered a strong asset
  • Direct experience working with and understanding of the diverse Indigenous communities is crucial
  • Although preference will be given to qualified candidates who identify as Indigenous (including First Nations, Métis, and Inuit), all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply

To apply for this position, please email your resume to careers@cib-bic.ca with the Subject Line: Analyst, Investments (Indigenous Projects)We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

At the CIB, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.