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Senior Financial Analyst

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : NYC-PR13
  • Location: USA, New Jersey, Princeton
  • Sector: Finance, Invest Banking & Corporate Finance (M&A / IPOs), Power
  • Salary: 30%
  • Date posted: 26/10/2016
This vacancy has now expired.
Seeking financial analytical professionals for our asset management/mergers and acquisitions group.This position requires minimal travel.


Analyze the key market components that may impact the value of managed assets
Maintain energy commodity pricing databases across numerous markets, including PJM, ERCOT, NYISO, NE-ISO and CAISO
Develop, maintain, and review complex financial models to support decision making for the existing portfolio of managed assets and future investments
Perform financial analyses, project evaluations, and due diligence to help make recommendations in support of plant optimization, recovery plans and other major projects and capital investment and revenue enhancement proposals
Gather, analyze, prepare, and summarize recommendations for financial plans, acquisition activity, future requirements, and operating forecasts
Work closely with the commercial team, accounting, and various technical teams and advisors to prepare and review detailed forecasts of income statements, cash flows and balance sheets
Identify and remedy variances for senior management
Ensure that all assumptions and modeling are appropriate and reasonable
Take ownership of project deliverables to ensure projects are completed within timing and budgetary parameters
Assist in the evaluation of a variety of strategic business and financial decisions and preparation of recommendations for management
Undertake ad-hoc projects and create reports as needed
Conduct economic research as required with respect to power and natural gas energy markets
Prepare board-quality presentations and documentation


Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or closely related field. MBA or CFA preferred.
3 or more years of experience with energy sector financial modeling
Strong quantitative and modeling skills with a finance or statistical background needed
Detail oriented with ability to analyze financial data and prepare reports and presentations for management
Knowledge of both GAAP principles and energy market pricing fundamentals
Proficient with Microsoft Office programs
Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in an open office team setting and matrix organization
Aggressive self-starter with proven experience demonstrating ability to perform in high pressure, dynamic and fast paced environments
Salary commensurate with experience

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