19th Ave New York, NY 95822, USA

Solar Project Analyst

Sustainable Capital Finance is seeking a full-time Solar Project Analyst to join its team. The Solar Project Analyst will be the contact point for new clients and third party vendors. The Solar Project Analyst will be responsible for performing the initial financial analysis on new projects, reviewing all third party agreements, and assisting the Executive Management on tasks and special projects.

Primary Job duties include:

  • Train new solar integrators on project submission, using proprietary software.
  • Review new project submissions and coordinate with solar integrators on open items
  • Performing credit analysis utilizing commercial and non-profit financial statements
  • Performing limited technical analysis to confirm projects meet minimum requirements
  • Performing project financial analysis utilizing project financial models
  • Review third party agreements, to ensure compliance with company guidelines
  • Performing diligence on service providers and vendors
  • Performing other due diligence on asset acquisitions
  • Ensure each project has met all minimum criteria
  • Generate project agreements using SCF standardized documents
  • Assign SCF Project Score to each project to prioritize investment opportunities
  • Drafting Investment Memos, LOIs and Term sheets, pertaining to investment opportunities including an analysis of the degree of risk involved in a potential investment

Secondary Job duties include:

  • Interact with clients, third party service providers and vendors
  • Collaborate with sales team to improve new project submission efficiencies
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Assist Director of Operations with Implementation of improvements to current workflows
  • Attend industry trade shows/conferences
  • Ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively
  • Ability to write about the solar industry for company publications
  • Assist Executive Management with tasks and special projects
  • Identify Improvements in Project Modeling
  • Identify Improvements to Proprietary software


  • Financial Modeling Experience
  • Credit Analysis/Underwriting
  • Accounting, Investment Analysis, Reporting Skills, Administrative Writing Skills, Managing Processes, Organization, Analyzing Information , Professionalism, Problem Solving, Verbal Communication, Active Listening, Critical Thinking, Social Perceptiveness, Judgment and Decision Making, Active Learning
  • Self-Driven
  • High attention to detail
  • Able to work collaboratively
  • Customer service and administrative experience
  • Capable of completing projects with little or no supervision
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work with changing priorities as needed
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to maintain composure in sales meetings
  • Desire to self-educate on solar news and innovations
  • Solar/Renewable Industry Knowledge a plus
  • Must have bachelor’s degree from accredited institution
  • Able to use Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project), Google Apps, Adobe Suite
  • Polished Writer
  • Comfortable with Emerging Trends and Technology

                  Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Reports to:           Director of Operations, VP & President

Send resume and cover letter to careers@scf.com