Financial Analyst

Boston, MA
Posted 1 month ago

This position will work as part of a small Financial Planning and Analysis team.  The Financial Analyst will be responsible for assisting in the preparation of Longroad’s annual operating plan and reporting against that plan to Longroad’s management team.  The ideal candidate will have direct power industry financial experience with very strong financial modeling and analytical skills.  Must possess good judgment, good verbal skills, strong organizational abilities and a strong ability to prioritize a rapidly changing workload and operate independently with minimal supervision.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing the annual operating plan and provide analytics to measure the Company’s operating performance against that plan
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reporting and analysis for delivery to Longroad Management and external project stakeholders
  • Help manage cash forecasting for various operating wind and solar projects
  • Participate in a robust forecasting process; identify key business risks and opportunities and improve forecasting accuracy where applicable
  • Provide internal and third-party customers with financial and/or business planning, reporting, forecasting and analysis
  • Work closely with the Accounting group to fulfill internal and external reporting requirements
  • Provide business analysis and ad-hoc financial modeling

Qualifications

  • 1 – 3 years of experience in a financial/business analysis capacity
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Engineering or a related field
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills; experience in financial analysis, forecasting, and management reporting 
  • Financial Systems experience is preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with people at all levels
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work on a team as well as independently and drive results
  • Comfortable in an environment of high growth with changing priorities, and competing demands for time
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work extended hours as required

Characteristics Necessary for Success

  • Personal accountability and Integrity
  • Ability to make informed decisions in a quick and nimble fashion
  • Comfortable with a work environment that is fast paced and changes quickly
  • Ability to work within a team with a positive attitude
  • Enthusiastic about the renewable energy industry

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