New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) is New Zealand's international business development agency, we help drive growth of NZ companies and investment opportunities.
The Greenfield team of our Investment arm is a bespoke team - developing and accelerating greenfield investment projects (e.g. new manufacturing, processing or technology facilities) in New Zealand by advising, managing and upskilling stakeholders to build their investment propositions to attract domestic or global capital. This is an exciting time to join NZTE; the Investment Team is on a growth journey, gearing-up to deliver catalytic opportunities for New Zealand.
We are looking for a highly capable, flexible and motivated individual to originate, develop and execute investment propositions that capitalise on New Zealand's sustainable competitive advantage. You will be working across the entire life cycle of an investment project, from developing investment propositions at the concept stage to executing on individual projects. As such, advice will range from high level value proposition and market evaluation through to financial management, business models, operational mechanics and governance for specific opportunities; all to create high-quality investment propositions and attract investors.
The position will be based in Auckland. This role will suit someone with a strong business and personal affinity for New Zealand.
Relationships will be as diverse as the projects, with a wide range of stakeholders including international and local businesses of all sizes, business leaders, central and government agencies and iwi.
The ideal candidate is an investment focussed professional ideally with corporate finance background and strong project management skills. This role will connect you across the domestic and global capital raising ecosystem and offers strong career potential to develop wider management capacity either within NZ or offshore.
- Strong project management skills
- Flexibility in thinking and strategic mindset
- Strategic project deal analysis / financial skills
- Ability to manage stakeholder relationships
- Deal execution, origination or investor relations background