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Senior Finance Analyst

SparkCharge

SparkCharge

IT, Accounting & Finance
United States
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024
SparkCharge is currently seeking a Senior Finance Analyst.

The Senior Analyst, FP&A will play a key role in supporting the Finance department by providing insightful analysis, forecasting, and reporting to aid in strategic decision-making. This individual will work closely with various stakeholders across the organization to analyze financial data, develop forecasts, and provide actionable insights to drive business performance.

SparkCharge is a fast-growing cleantech start-up that is reducing barriers to Electric Vehicle (EV) adoption. We design, manufacture, and sell portable, Level III charging systems for EVs. We also provide “Charging-as-a-Service” (CaaS) through our mobile app “Currently”, which allows EV owners to schedule charge delivery to wherever their vehicle is located. Be a part of the clean energy solution!

Responsibilities

  • Lead the annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting processes, collaborating with department heads to develop accurate and achievable financial plans.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports, providing variance analysis and actionable insights to senior management.
  • Develop and maintain complex financial models to support strategic initiatives, scenario planning, and decision-making.
  • Perform ad-hoc financial analysis to support key business decisions, including pricing strategies, investment opportunities, and cost optimization initiatives.
  • Manage investor relations by preparing financial presentations and other materials for investor meetings and conference calls.
  • Conduct banking analysis, including cash flow forecasting, covenant compliance monitoring, and relationship management with banking partners.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with Accounting, Operations, and other departments to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting and alignment on financial goals.
  • Identify trends, opportunities, and risks within the business and communicate findings to senior management to support strategic planning efforts.
  • Assist in the preparation of presentations and materials for executive leadership and board meetings, providing clear and concise explanations of financial performance and trends.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or related field; MBA or advanced degree preferred.
  • 3-5 years of experience in financial planning and analysis, preferably in a corporate finance or FP&A role.
  • Strong proficiency in financial modeling and analysis, with advanced Excel skills; experience with financial planning software (e.g., Adaptive Insights) is a plus.
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles and financial statements.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to translate data into actionable insights and recommendations.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and quality.

Benefits

We are a fast-moving, young start-up, building a culture based on our values of togetherness, ownership, passion, resilience and respect. This position qualifies for unlimited PTO. We offer competitive benefits including Health, Dental & Vision Insurance and 401K plans. Compensation will be based on the candidate’s ability to quickly add value to SparkCharge.

At SparkCharge, we offer fair and equal opportunities to all our candidates and team members regardless of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual identity, national origin, citizenship, marital status, disability status, parental status protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law. SparkCharge believes in hiring individuals only based on their qualifications and experiences that meet our business requirements to fill the positions.

JOB CODE: 1000064