Solar Project Finance Analyst 11 views


Reporting to the SVP of Project Finance, the Project Finance Analyst will drive the financial modeling and presentation development for large solar portfolio clients, assisting the business development team. Additionally, the Analyst will support the SVP and VP of Finance on project finance transactions with banks and equity and tax equity investors. This is a hands-on position which will require a high attention to detail and rigorous financial modeling. The successful candidate will possess a strong desire to support the growing finance and business development efforts for a rapidly growing company.


  • Leading the financial analysis and customer presentation process
  • Interfacing with the Operations team on all structural and technical aspects of solar projects
  • Interfacing with Finance professionals to develop and structure customer-specific financing solutions
  • Researching federal and state photovoltaic incentive programs for incorporation into analyses and identification of new business opportunities
  • Interfacing with customers to assist in presenting detailed analyses and ongoing client support
  • Developing, building, and maintaining financial models for internal analysis and client presentations

Near Term Goals and Objectives – Measures of Success

  • Quickly come up to speed on industry and company value proposition
  • Identify and pursue key business opportunities
  • Foster cohesive teamwork that delivers best-in-class service to clients and has a positive impact on the work environment

Must be passionate about the renewable energy business, hardworking and thrive in the fast pace of a rapidly growing, early stage company. In addition, the Project Finance Analyst/Associate must possess:


  • Proficiency in building financial models using thoughtful assumptions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Outstanding organizational and people skills
  • Understanding of corporate finance, valuation, and financial accounting


  • Minimum 0-1 years demonstrated project finance experience with a developer / investment firm in the renewable energy space OR investment banking experience preferably in real estate, infrastructure, power/energy/utilities
  • Track-record of working on teams to support energy, infrastructure or real estate projects

Personal Characteristics:

  • Collaborative and engaging team member who partners well with others
  • Strong team orientation and demonstrated client management skills
  • Highly energetic and results-driven, with a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence
  • Executive presence, outgoing with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Builds trust by demonstrating high ethical standards and personal integrity
  • Quick learner and highly intelligent
  • Analytical problem solver who views obstacles as challenges
  • Creative thinker who generates new and different ideas
  • Self-motivated, self-starter who can work independently when necessary


  • Bachelor’s degree from top-tier school (2016 and 2017 grads)


More Information

  • Term Entry +
  • Company Safari Energy
  • This job has expired!
Share this job
Solar sector
  • Company Cover Image
  • Address NYC
Connect with us