FP&A Senior Associate
Asheville, North Carolina, United States

Pine Gate Renewables, LLC has an exciting opportunity for a collaborative, highly energetic and results-driven professional to join our team! We are looking for a high-performing analytical and collaborative person to join our FP&A team. This role affords significant direct exposure to members of the senior leadership team and is an opportunity to play a meaningful role. As a contributor within a fast-paced environment, this hands-on position requires attention to detail, management experience, superior communication skills, and the ability to work within a cross-functional team of professionals. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an entrepreneurial passion for renewable energy development and a desire to work with clients to get solar done.

The work is fast paced, demanding, and intellectually stimulating; candidates will need to work well under pressure and tight deadlines and have the aptitude to synthesize large amounts of information and develop innovative solutions.

The FP&A Senior Associate will report to and work closely with the VP of Corp. Finance and Asset Management.  They must be able to adapt and innovate in a continually evolving industry and thrive in an autonomous workplace environment.

What You’ll Do

  • Work with VP of Corp. Finance and Asset Management to optimize workflow process between departments
  • Perform quantitative and qualitative variance analysis on corporate overhead costs budget to actuals
  • Manage the monthly construction loan draw process for projects under construction, working with the internal finance team, development team, accounting team, and EPC team
  • Review construction loan documentation prior to closing, highlighting areas of concern to the internal project finance and legal teams
  • Prepare monthly reports for projects during construction to senior management, comparing budgets versus anticipated final costs
  • Assist the project finance team in updating the financial models for actuals at project completion
  • Monitor construction loan maturity dates and remaining construction loan availability, emphasizing any areas of concern
  • Work with the accounting team to prepare quarterly compliance with our corporate lenders
  • Manage a team of two FP&A analysts
  • Performs ad hoc analysis and other duties as required

Must-Haves

  • Experience in corporate accounts payable/receivable and general ledger review
  • 3-4 years of corporate experience working in a finance capacity, preferably in accounting, investment banking, or real estate
  • Previous experience managing employees required
  • Rigorously detail-oriented, always checks work and takes pride in producing exceptional deliverables
  • Extremely high level of integrity, professionalism and discretion
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, manage several projects simultaneously, prioritize and meet assigned deadlines in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
  • High proficiency with financial modeling and techniques, advanced Microsoft Excel skills mandatory
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills

Nice-to-Haves

  • Accounting software administration experience

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree required – preferably in finance, accounting, economics, or business

Working Environment and Physical Demand

  • May require lifting/carrying items up to 30 pounds.
  • Position works in an office environment.
  • Must be able to sit/stand at a desk and utilize a computer, for extended periods of time.

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