FP&A Manager

HQ- San Jose, CA /
Business Operations – Finance /
Full-Time/Part-time
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.


Come join us on our mission as we redefine the frontier of battery technology.

QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California. We are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage.
The FP&A manager will serve as a key member of our financial team reporting directly to the CFO and VP of Business Operations. By way of first class management reporting, diligent analysis, and strategic modeling, you will play a key role in driving some of the most important business and strategic decisions we make. You will keep our executive team informed of our performance, and you will partner with leaders throughout the company to help drive financial and operational excellence. We’re seeking an FP&A leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, strong leadership skills, and someone who thrives in a challenging, fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

Lead together with our controller the annual operating budget process; track, and report on performance relative to plan, and lead ongoing rolling forecasts
Build and iterate on financial models covering all aspects of QuantumScape’s business to enable effective decision-making regarding revenue, growth strategy, and cost structure
Establish, track, and monitor key financial and operating metrics
Collaborate with functional teams to provide analysis and recommendations to help determine strategy, improve efficiency, and improve capital allocation decisions
Assist in preparation of materials for Board of Director meetings, monthly & quarterly financial closes, and to respond to investor inquiries

Minimum Requirements:

5+ years of finance-related experience, with a background in FP&A, investment banking, consulting, and/or private equity
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, or Statistics
Proficient in financial analysis and model building; fluency with Microsoft Excel
Very organized and mindful of deadlines; highly motivated and willing to take on a ton of responsibility
Ability to work under pressure with extensive working hours in a fast-paced working environment
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills

Highly Desirable:

7+ years of finance-related experience, with a background in FP&A, investment banking, consulting, and/or private equity
MBA or relevant graduate degree
Experience and/or knowledge of battery, chemical, automotive, or other manufacturing industries 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

*QuantumScape does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers.