M&A Associate, Utility-Scale Development

Chicago, IL
24 days ago
Full time role


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Job Description

Do you want to be part of the solar revolution that is transforming the energy landscape? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is leading the way into new markets sound exciting to you? Come join us as we take on new challenges and help build a better tomorrow. Our mission is clear: to reshape the energy landscape, delivering value to our clients and partners while benefiting our communities and society at large. Let’s make a difference together. Join our team!


Nexamp is seeking a M&A Associate to join our Utility-Scale Business Development team in support of Nexamp’s asset acquisitions and targeted growth strategy. The M&A Associate will be responsible for assisting the Utility-Scale team to establish and cultivate relationships with development partners in pursuit of strategic project and portfolio acquisition targets and deal transaction execution, including due diligence support, preparation of materials for internal approvals, origination support, and ongoing market and opportunity tracking. This role will report to the Director M&A, Utility-Scale Development. The ideal candidate will be based in either Boston or Chicago. We are supporting hybrid work. 


  • Work with M&A Director to facilitate efficient progress of project and portfolio opportunities
  • Support due diligence efforts and internal approval processes for acquiring Projects and Portfolios
  • Assist with administrative priorities to maintain accurate internal data on transaction status, project details, reporting metrics
  • Evaluate the competitive landscape and research market transaction activity to obtain relevant insights for the team
  • Collaborate with Capital Markets, and other Nexamp employees to ensure that all relevant project information is accurately and thoroughly captured in the financial models and other valuation tools
  • Support deal origination efforts on behalf of Utility-Scale team across active and target markets
  • Sustain productive and responsive communications with internal partners.


  • Commitment to Nexamp’s mission and a passion for solving tomorrow’s climate crisis today
  • Interest in learning about larger industry trends and coordinating with multiple groups within Nexamp (i.e. regulatory, capital markets, design/EPC)
  • Bachelor’s or relevant degree required
  • Excellent communication (oral and written), organizational skills, and thorough attention to detail required
  • Demonstrated ability to balance competing priorities and manage multiple projects
  • 1+ years of experience in renewable project finance, development, or M&A preferred
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application. We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.


Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!


Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar ...

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