Sr. Financial Analyst, FP&A

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

Sr. Financial Analyst, FP&A

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.

We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated candidate to join our rapidly growing finance organization.

In this role, you will support the Sr. Director of FP&A and play a key part in developing and maintaining effective financial planning, reporting and analysis processes, which will influence the company’s short-term decisions and long-term direction. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who has a passion for learning and ongoing process improvement.

In this role, you will:
Play an essential part in developing our annual operating plan, quarterly forecasts and variance explanations of actuals vs plan / forecast
Actively partner with stakeholders to understand organizational strategies and provide data driven decision support, analytics and reporting
Develop financial models utilizing analytics paired with sound business judgment
Analyze complex financial information and provide financial recommendations to management
Develop and report on key performance indicators, highlighting trends and anomalies
Contribute to the creation of Board of Director presentations
Partner with Accounting organization to ensure accurate classification of transactions
Support the organization through ad hoc analysis

Bachelor’s degree in Finance or related field
3+ years of relevant work experience
Advanced Excel skills
Excellent organizational skills with an ability to balance multiple demands
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Proven experience in modeling and reporting working with ERP systems
Possesses strong attention to detail and accuracy
Highly Desirable:
MBA and/or CFA
Scientific / technical background and expertise
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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

*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.