Careers With Energy Impact Partners

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EIP is always looking for amazing talent, whether to add to our team or one of our portfolio companies. Send an email with a little information about yourself to Careers (at) energyimpactpartners (dot) com along with your resume. Please include one of the following business areas in the subject line:

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Vice President, Strategy (Europe)
Cologne, Germany
Cologne, Germany

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth, and credit.

Do you want to play an active role in enabling the clean energy transition and contribute to the net-zero carbon economy? Do you want to work with entrepreneurs who are developing cutting-edge technologies and build relationships with leading players within the energy and climate transition?

EIP is seeking a Vice President of Strategy to lead our sector research in Europe, engage our strategic partners, and collaborate with our investment team. The Vice President will play a critical role in advancing EIP’s mission to identify and scale innovative clean energy technologies and business models.

Applicants should have a keen interest in energy, sustainability, and innovation and can expect to get exposure to cutting-edge technology, early-stage innovation, and board-level corporate strategy. Curiosity, the ability to learn quickly, strong analytical skills, and excellent presentation are critical for this role.

You will report to EIP Europe’s leadership and will collaborate closely with EIP’s global Investment and Research & Innovation teams. The position is based in Cologne, Germany with a flexible remote-work policy.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Delivering sectoral research and strategic insight

  • Leads analysis of a wide variety of topics, synthesizing research and data points from diverse sources to create novel insights and predictions
  • Utilize EIP’s unique resources and reach to go beyond the surface level to develop insights that cannot be found elsewhere
  • Develop market landscapes to better understand the start-up ecosystem in a given segment and identify potentially investable companies
  • Identify the transformational impacts emerging technologies may have on our strategic partners’ businesses

 

Engage our partners

  • Lead and generate original content for working groups of subject matter experts from amongst our investors
  • Develop narratives and cutting-edge content to present to our partners’ senior executives and operational units.
  • Help our partners build cultures of innovation and ease the barriers to new technology deployment

Thought leadership

  • Present, both internally and externally, to share EIP’s research and insights with our partners and the outside world
  • Collaborate with our Investment teams to build investment thesis and source proprietary deal-flow.
  • Support our portfolio with insights and networking for broader industry exposure
  • Develop credibility as a trusted internal advisor on key trends and markets.

 

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 5+ years of experience in energy market analysis; management consulting; corporate strategy; or other relevant fields
  • Prior experience in energy or demonstrable ability to learn a complex industry quickly
  • Strong analytical skills and capability to assess complex business cases
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An independent mindset and intellectual curiosity
  • A proven track record of working effectively on a team and being a good teammate
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

In two paragraphs, please describe why one of the following is the most exciting area of technology development for ClimateTech.

– Transportation electrification
– Heating & cooling
– Energy storage
– Distributed energy
– Clean fuels
– Industrial decarbonization

Analyst, Compliance
New York City
New York City

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a cleaner, more sustainable future. EIP brings together entrepreneurs and the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance innovation. With over $2.5 billion in assets under management, EIP invests globally across venture, growth, credit, and infrastructure – and has a team of nearly 70 professionals.

EIP seeking to hire a Compliance Analyst to work with our Compliance Officer and support the firm’s compliance program. This role is a great opportunity for an early career professional who is detail oriented and motivated to learn more about private funds and investment adviser compliance. The individual filling this role will report directly to the Compliance Officer. This role will be based in New York City and provide flexibility to work from home and be in the office.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Administration of the firm’s Code of Ethics (e.g., personal trading, political contributions, outside business activities, compliance certifications, etc.)
  • Management of the firm’s compliance reporting software
  • Assist with the administration and maintenance of the firm’s restricted list
  • Assist with conducting compliance testing and oversight
  • Assist with new hire compliance onboarding tasks and training
  • Maintenance and organization of the firm’s compliance books and records (e.g., compliance logs, compliance calendar, side letter matrix, etc.)
  • Liaising with various groups within the firm and applicable external service providers
  • Assist with monitoring regulatory developments and providing ad hoc compliance and legal operations support as needed

 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree and up to one year of relevant work experience
  • Extreme attention to detail, self-motivated, proactive, strong organizational skills, and willingness to learn
  • Ability to maintain high level of discretion and confidentiality
  • Strong Microsoft Office, Excel, and PPT skills
  • Intellectual curiosity and humility
  • The ability to work both independently and as a team, effectively multi-task, and manage deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • High IQ, EQ and ethical standards

Vice President, Credit Investing
Palm Beach
Palm Beach

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth, and credit.

EIP Credit is seeking a Vice President of Credit Investing to lead its efforts for Energy Impact Credit Strategies (EICS). This position is a great opportunity to work directly with senior team members and assist in all phases of the investment process. This position offers compelling compensation including carried interest, base salary, and annual bonus.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Leading EIP’s credit investment activities
  • Sourcing and vetting new investments across EIP’s core investment areas
  • Leading due diligence on all new investment opportunities
  • Drafting investment memorandum for Investment Committee approval
  • Pursuing business development with private equity funds and investment banks
  • Working closely with EIP’s VP for Commercialization & Innovation to accelerate business between our LP’s and portfolio companies
  • Shaping EIP’s strategy towards energy, and energy-adjacent, investment sectors

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 8+ years of credit investment experience
  • A compelling investment track record
  • Sector expertise in one of our target areas: SaaS/Software, mobility, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, smart buildings & cities
  • High IQ, EQ and ethical standards
  • A proven track record of working effectively on a team
  • Excellent organizational skills

Associate, Innovation & Strategy
Cologne, Germany
Cologne, Germany

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth, and credit.

Do you want to enable the clean energy transition? Have a direct impact on the net zero carbon economy? EIP is seeking an Innovation & Strategy Associate to support our partner engagement and portfolio business development efforts. This person will play a critical role in advancing EIP’s mission to identify and scale innovative clean energy technologies and business models.

Applicants should have a keen interest in energy, sustainability, and innovation and can expect to get exposure to board-level utility strategy, entrepreneurial growth strategy, cleantech investing, market intelligence, business development, and corporate ESG. Curiosity, the ability to learn quickly, strong analytical skills, and excellent organization and follow-through are paramount to this role. Experience in the energy industry is a plus.

You will report to EIP Europe’s leadership and will collaborate closely with EIP’s Operations and Investment teams. The position is based in Cologne, Germany with a flexible remote-work policy.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility: 

Supporting our LPs

  • You are the key account manager and first contact point for our LPs
  • Deliver continuous value from the start-up ecosystem to investor partners
  • Develop and deliver presentations for LP executives
  • Manage our European events calendar and set up workshops, presentations, training, networking for our LPs

Supporting the portfolio

  • Accelerate business development between EIP’s partners and portfolio companies
  • Support portfolio companies to enhance product-market fit and establish successful go-to-market strategies
  • Manage our European events calendar and set up workshops, presentations, training, networking for our portfolio

Maintaining our toolsets & reporting

  • Expand and update our library of materials on our portfolio companies
  • Manage our CRM on our partners, and their engagement with the portfolio
  • Develop narratives and build presentations to support EIP insights
  • Manage LP and portfolio engagement reporting

 

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 3+ years of experience in management consulting; business development; corporate strategy; energy market analysis
  • Sector knowledge in energy, mobility, industry, decarbonization
  • Excellent organizational skills, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong social skills and relationship-driven
  • Comfort and experience operating unsupervised, undirected, and without extensive precedence
  • A willingness to work on event management and related administrative matters

Investment Analyst
New York City or San Francisco
New York City or San Francisco

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth and credit.

We are seeking an investment analyst to join our Deep Decarbonization Frontier Fund, targeting early-stage revolutionary technologies that accelerate the transition to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions. The position is great entry point for a career in venture capital and an opportunity to work closely with leading investors and entrepreneurs. The analyst will work on a lean investment team and assist in all phases of the investment process.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Source and screen prospective investments
  • Review business plans
  • Assist in all aspects of due diligence process on potential investments
  • Research market trends and dynamics
  • Develop investment committee memorandums
  • Develop financial models
  • Ongoing portfolio support and administration

Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of work experience in a relevant field (e.g. investment banking, equity research or venture capital)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (pref. technical degree)
  • Demonstrated commitment to climate change and the climate tech ecosystem
  • Advanced Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint is required
  • Self-starter, intellectually curious, and detail oriented
  • Strong financial and analytical skills
  • Positive attitude, team player, open-minded and not ego-driven
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Staff Accountant
New York City or Washington D.C.
New York City or Washington D.C.

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth, and credit and infrastructure with has a team of more than 65 professionals. 

EIP is seeking a Staff Accountant to join the growing Finance team led by the CFO and Assistant Controller. The Finance team works closely with the EIP investment, operations and investor relations teams and directly communicates with EIP’s Founder/CEO and COO. This position can be based in either Washington, DC or New York, NY. 

 

Key areas of responsibility: 

  • Cash monitoring and liquidity management including preparing and tracking investment funding and distributions 
  • Assist in preparation of annual and quarterly financial statements for venture capital funds and management company 
  • Prepare capital call and distribution notices and allocations for limited partner investors 
  • Invoice and accounts payable management including expense tracking and bank account reconciliation 
  • Prepare cash, accrual, and amortization journal entries 
  • Assist with quarterly portfolio company valuation process and preparation of quarterly portfolio monitoring data for Senior Management 
  • Monitor and respond to investor questions and requests 
  • Assist investor relations team with due diligence information requests from investors during fundraising 
  • Ad hoc responsibilities and analysis as needed 

 

The ideal candidate will have: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting with exceptional academic performance 
  • 0-2 years of accounting experience; fund accounting (venture capital or private equity) experience preferred 
  • Superior organization and attention to detail 
  • CPA or progress toward designation preferred 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word 
  • Quickbooks experience preferred 
  • High ethical standards 
  • The ability to effectively multi-task, manage deadlines, learn quickly and communicate clearly 
  • This position offers a comprehensive benefits package and compelling compensation including base salary, annual bonus and potential participation in fund carried interest programs. 

Associate, Research & Innovation
New York City
New York City

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth, and credit.

Do you want to play an active role in enabling the clean energy transition and contribute to the net-zero carbon economy? Do you want to work with entrepreneurs who are developing cutting-edge technologies and create relationships with large industrials that will make a real impact on the sustainable energy future on a regular basis?
EIP is seeking a Research & Innovation Associate (RIA) to support our sector research, utility and industrial partner engagement, and portfolio business development efforts. The RIA will play a critical role in advancing EIP’s mission to identify and scale innovative clean energy technologies and business models.

Applicants should have a keen interest in energy, sustainability, and innovation and can expect to get exposure to board-level utility strategy, entrepreneurial growth strategy, cleantech investing, market intelligence, business development, and corporate ESG. Curiosity, the ability to learn quickly, strong analytical skills, and excellent organization and follow-through are paramount to this role. Experience in the energy industry – specifically in transportation electrification, smart homes and buildings, DERs, clean fuels, or industrial decarbonization – is a plus.

The RIA will report to EIP’s SVP of Research & Innovation and will collaborate closely with EIP’s customer experience and investment teams. The position is based in New York. There is ample opportunity for advancement for the right candidate who demonstrates strong performance.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Delivering sectoral research and strategic insight

  • Conduct analysis on a wide variety of topics, synthesizing research and data points from diverse sources to create novel insights and predictions
  • Utilize EIP’s unique resources and reach to go beyond the surface level to develop insights that cannot be found elsewhere
  • Develop market landscapes to better understand the ecosystem of companies in a given market and identify potentially investable companies
  • Identify the transformational impacts emerging technologies may have on our partners’ businesses
  • Lead logistics and generate original content for working groups of subject matter experts. As RIA gains experience, independently lead topical workshops and research efforts

 

Supporting the portfolio

  • Channel EIP’s market insights and partner ecosystem to help EIP portfolio companies to enhance product-market fit and establish successful go-to-market strategies
  • Provide research support for specific business development opportunities – e.g. reading and summarizing utility financial reports and regulatory filings
  • Develop portfolio collateral to support financial and strategic business case development for our portfolio’s solutions in various utility environments

 

Maintaining our toolsets

  • Expand and make periodic updates to our library of materials on our portfolio companies
  • Expand and maintain our database of information on our utility partners, and their engagement with the portfolio
  • Develop narratives and build slide content to support EIP insight presentations

 

Advancing the big picture initiatives

  • Present, both publicly and privately, to share EIP’s research and insights with our partners and the outside world
  • Develop presentations for senior executives to help our partners build cultures of innovation and ease the barriers to new technology deployment
  • Plan and execute events that give our portfolio broader industry exposure

 

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • Prior experience in energy or demonstrated ability to learn a complex industry quickly
  • Excellent organizational skills, and verbal and written communication skills
  • A proven track record of working effectively on a team and being a good teammate
  • Analytical and financial skills sufficient to develop complex business cases
  • Comfort and experience operating unsupervised, undirected, and without extensive precedence
  • A willingness to work on event management and related administrative matters
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • 2+ years of experience in management consulting; business development; corporate strategy, finance, or operations; energy market analysis; or other relevant fields
  • A bachelor’s degree in business, economics, engineering, or another relevant field

 

In 1-2 paragraphs, please share which of the following sectors most interests you, and how your past experiences would contribute to the team’s work in that area.

– Transportation electrification
– Smart homes and buildings
– DERs
– Clean fuels
– Industrial decarbonization

 

Investment Associate
San Francisco
San Francisco

Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy futurue. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2.5 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth and credit.

We are seeking an investment associate to join our early-stage investment team focused on cybersecruity and enterprise software. The associate will work on a lean investment team and assist in all phases of the investment process. The position will be based in San Francisco, California.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Source and screen prospective investments
  • Review business plans
  • Assist in all aspects of due diligence process on potential investments
  • Research market trends and dynamics
  • Develop investment committee memorandums
  • Develop financial models
  • Ongoing portfolio support and administration

 

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 2-3 years of work experience in a relevant field (e.g. investment banking, equity research or venture capital)
  • Strong financial and analytical skills
  • Knowledge and familiarity with cybersecurity and digital infrastructure is a plus
  • Advanced Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint is required
  • Self-starter, intellectually curious, and detail oriented
  • Positive attitude, team player, open-minded and not ego-driven
  • Strong interpersonal skills