Corporate Finance and Strategy Associate

South San Francisco, CA

At Plenty, we’re on a mission to give people in local communities everywhere access to the freshest, most amazing tasting produce possible. And to do so in a way that’s better for the planet.

The people and teams who make up Plenty are at the core of how we do that. We are an ag-tech company looking for a Corporate Finance and Strategy Associate who will play a key role on our team. 

About Role

In this role, you will play a key role in helping execute on Plenty’s long-term capital strategy and interface with Plenty’s current and future investors. You will also be responsible for complicated financial analyses that ensure the company most effectively allocates its internal resources during rapid scaling.

Type of Role

Full-Time

What You’ll Do

  • Conduct detailed analyses (scenario modeling, sensitivity analyses, and contingency planning) to support the internal investment decision-making process.

  • Help develop and maintain Plenty’s long-range financial model and actively help shape the company’s strategic direction.

  • Help facilitate dialogue with external investors and future due diligence processes.

  • Assist in preparation of corporate board materials and reporting.

  • Performing financial analyses in a variety of contexts including commercial partnerships and business development deals and strategic investments.

  • Help provide recommendations to executive management based on both financial and strategic implications of strategic opportunities.

  • Identify business drivers and risks and present these to executive management.

What We're Looking For

  • Bachelor's Degree (in a quantitative discipline) from a top-tier educational institution 

  • 2+ years of investment banking experience

  • Excellent analytical and financial modeling skills

  • In-depth knowledge of financial statement analysis

  • Proven ability to work well in lean teams and handle multiple workstreams simultaneously

  • Strong interpersonal skills and presentation skills

  • Ability to thrive under tight deadlines and high-pressure situations

  • Self-starter; able to drive results without active direction

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

About Plenty

Plenty is here to change the way people eat, making extraordinary flavor and nutrition more available in a way that's better for people and the planet. We build farms that can put craveable flavor first while delivering exceptional yields. And our produce is always pesticide-free and grown using less than 1% of the land and 5% of the water of outdoor farming.