Financial Analyst

San Francisco, CA
Internships and Returnships
Path Forward
Volta is seeking a Financial Analyst to join our Finance Team and help us take our planning processes, analytics, modeling to the next level. You will use your experience and knowledge of fast-growing companies to help deliver innovative, high-quality solutions that meet the needs of our internal and external stakeholders and keep pace with our fast-growing business.

The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with members of the Executive Team and the business teams to measure and analyze the business; develop, revise, and refine metrics to bring insight and drive the business to scale; design and implement budget, planning and financial forecasting methods; and prepare financial reports for internal and external stakeholders. This position is based in San Francisco and will report to Volta’s CFO.


Path Forward is a nonprofit organization that is on a mission to empower people who’ve been focused on caregiving transition back to the paid workforce. The Path Forward Return to Work program is a 16- week paid returnship for experienced professionals returning to the workforce after taking time off for caregiving.

If selected, you’ll receive 16 weeks of paid employment while doing work for the world’s most influential free-to-use EV Charging company. You’ll have a chance to update your skills, add new experiences to your resume and make professional connections.

The program is open to anyone who has at least 5 years of professional experience and has been out of the paid workforce for at least two years to focus on caregiving. If you meet these criteria and your skills match our needs, we welcome you to apply.


    • Analyze current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, cost of sales, expenses and capital expenditures
    • Monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance
    • Oversee and manage the continued development of Budgeting, Financial Forecasting, Operating Plan and Modeling toolsAd-Hoc Reporting and Analysis
    • Quarterly and Monthly Financial reports
    • Implement and work with a Business Intelligence Tool and Dashboard reports
    • Improve performance by evaluating processes to drive efficiencies and understand ROI of new business projects/transactions
    • Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives
    • Analyze complex financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management for decision making purposes
    • Supporting Executive Management Team and Departments Heads with in-depth analysis
    • Prepare presentations to Board of Directors and Executive Management Team


    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA highly preferred
    • 2 years minimum experience as Analyst or Manager of Financial Planning and AnalysisStrong leadership skills required
    • Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint/KeyNote skills
    • Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized
    • Articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to think creatively, highly-driven and self-motivated
    • Demonstrated ability to roll-up sleeves and work with team members in a hands-on capacity