Financial Analyst & Modeller

Job description

About Meridiam

Meridiam was founded in 2005 by Thierry Déau, with the belief that the alignment of interests between the public and private sector can provide critical solutions to the collective needs of communities. Meridiam is an independent investment firm specializing in the development, financing, and management of long-term and sustainable public infrastructure projects and assets in the mobility, energy transition and social infrastructure sectors.

With offices in Addis Ababa, Amman, Dakar, Istanbul, New York, Luxembourg, Paris, Toronto and Vienna, Meridiam currently manages 7 billion euros of assets and more than 70 projects globally.

Meridiam is certified ISO 9001: 2015, ISO 26000 Advanced by VigeoEiris and operates on a proprietary methodology in relation to ESG and impact based on UNSDGs.

About Felix Bulnes Hospital:

The Félix Bulnes Hospital is the third concession to be tendered in the Ministry of Public Works’ (“MOP”) and Ministry of Health’s (“MINSAL”) hospital program. The Project consists of the design, construction, finance, operation and maintenance of the Félix Bulnes Hospital. The scope also includes the provision, maintenance and replacement of medical equipment, information technology systems and furniture. Operations include both basic services (e.g. hard/soft facilities maintenance, food services, laundry) and special obligatory services (e.g. acquisition and replacement of medical equipment, basic IT services), but excludes any medical and/or clinical-related services. The Project has a capacity of 523 beds and total size of approximately 123,000m2.

The contracting authority is the MOP (Ministerio de Obras Publicas), although payments and project approvals will be made by MINSAL (Ministerio de Salud). The Sociedad Concesionaria Metropolitana de Salud (SCMS) is the project company recruiting for this role. 

Main responsibilities:
The role involves providing support to the CEO and CFO of the company in management and reporting matters, including financial modelling.

Financial modelling:

Participate in the financial analysis of the project and in the optimization of the project economics by:

  • Performing detailed analysis of financial model,
  • Analysing potential financial alternatives;
  • Running sensitivities.
  • Regularly updating the model as requested by the sponsors, grantor and/ or funding institutions
  • Submitting proposals to improve the financial model and deal with financial advisors to implement the changes


  • Help preparing presentations for the CEO and CFO to Board of Directors and/or other stakeholders
  • Assist CFO to design and distribute reporting packages, coordination of submissions, consolidation of submissions and performance of sensitivity analysis
  • Detail review of month-end accounting/reporting binder
  • Answer queries from other Meridiam offices: key performance indicators update, asset management presentations, investors questions


  • Participate in the ESG process including all relevant due diligence and implementation of mitigation measures required
  • Perform other activities as required, including assisting Meridiam in the pursuit of further business opportunities

Job requirements


  • Master of Commerce & Finance degree or Engineering degree from a leading university/school
  • One to two years’ relevant experience in Project Finance or financial modelling in a Corporate Finance environment,
  • Proven experience analysing financial results
  • Very good knowledge of corporate financial accounting
  • Ability to work autonomously, strong project management skills, demonstrated ability to take initiatives, ability to prioritize and work well under pressure to meet specific targets
  • Experience in PPP/Infrastructure/Construction is a plus.
  • Excellent Spanish and English skills.

Eligibility criteria, in accordance with Ubifrance requirements:

  • EU country nationals 
  • 28-years old at the contract start date

The contract offered is a “Volontaire International en Entreprise” (VIE). The package will be typical of the Ubifrance package (see The monthly indemnity paid to the candidate will amount to approx. 1700 Euros, net of any income tax and social contribution. In addition, the Project Company will pay for:
- Cost of transport from France to Santiago (in accordance with Ubifrance standards)
- Accommodation for the candidate in Santiago (studio/apartment)
- Comprehensive health package as provided by Ubifrance.

Expected start date: as soon as possible and no later than April 2020

Contract Duration : 12 months mission initially  - renewable once for a maximum duration of 24 months.

The recruitment process will span over the month of February and will involve a video interview, a technical test, and face to face interviews.