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Associate Business Analyst, Electric Operations Investment Planning (Flexible Location)

San Francisco, CA, US, 94105

Requisition ID # 30632 

Job Category : Business Operations / Strategy 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Electric Operations

Job Location : San Francisco

Department Overview
The men and women of Electric Operations ensure the delivery of clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy to nearly 16 million people in Northern and Central California. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management, business planning, restoration and emergency response.
Within Electric Operations, the mission of Electric Business Operations (EBO) is to advance the Electric Operations business with a strategic, executable, and affordable work plan. Within EBO, the Investment Planning team creates and maintains the multi-year investment plans for PG&E’s Electric Transmission and Distribution (T&D) Capital and Expense programs to provide safe, reliable and affordable service to our customers.  The team works with senior management, program managers, business partners, planning staff and others to establish and implement long-term ET&D Investment Plans that are stable, predictable, visible, prioritized, integrated, efficient and executable. 
Position Summary

Works closely with Electric Asset Strategy, Business Finance and work execution partners to perform analysis for the process of budgeting, forecasting and reporting in support of business decision making, strategy and operations.


The Investment Planning Associate Analyst is a key team member of the department that creates and maintains the investment plan for PG&E’s capital and expense work for electric substations, transmission lines and distribution lines to provide safe, reliable and affordable service to customers. The incumbent works closely with a senior member of investment planning to coordinate with senior management, program managers, business partners, planning staff and others to establish and implement a long-term electric Transmission and Distribution (T&D) capital and expense plan that is stable, predictable, visible, prioritized, integrated, efficient and executable. The plan facilitates the provision of safe, reliable and affordable electric service to PG&E customers. This role specifically focuses on facilitation of consistent and rigorous incorporation of risk identification and mitigation into the long-term planning process that is well-calibrated across the department and the company.


Travel Required: Travel approximately 10% with occasional overnight stays.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides financial and data analysis to support the long-term planning process and regulatory process for the electric capital and expense portfolio
  • Supports a cross-program prioritization model to establish a portfolio project list, process for updates and changes, metrics for monitoring and tracking, and tools for consolidation and communication.
  • Interfaces with business partners such as engineering, construction, project management, and finance to keep up-to-date unit and financial forecast information on a portfolio of Electric Operations capital and expense work categories.
  • Assist Electric Asset Strategy program owners with SAP and work management issues.
  • From time to time, will support PG&E emergency operations activations by training for and performing emergency response duties at the Emergency Operations Center, regional, or local emergency centers.




  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Engineering or related discipline or equivalent experience.


  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience with data analysis e.g. Microsoft Excel, Tableau
  • Project Management skills, knowledge of project management and practices

Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland