Adhering to the monthly book closing schedule including the processing of journal entries and analysis of accounts to accurately value accounts on the general ledger
Assist in producing the monthly financial reporting package
Assist in invoicing for miscellaneous sales
Assist in performing GL account reconciliations
Assist in performing regulatory reporting
Assist in providing guidance to field operations on account coding of expenses
Supporting all internal units of the business including utility operations, regulatory and pricing, customer service, procurement and all administrative levels
Providing analysis of information for users of financial information
Providing solutions to business issues as well as embracing change as an essential component of performance
Completing special projects as needed e.g. support for audits, supporting regulatory rate cases
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business with emphasis on Accounting required
Work experience in the Utility industry a plus
Knowledge of GAAP required
Minimum 1 year of accounting experience required (3 years preferred)
Ability to work in a team environment
Excellent interpersonal skills, professional presentation and the ability to communicate effectively.
Proficient in Microsoft Office, (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) particularly in Excel required.
Understanding of regulatory accounting a plus
Demonstrated ability to analyze financial information and recognize significant variances, trends and irregularities
Ability to manage multiple projects and set priorities to meet deadlines
Demonstrated ability to problem solve by grasping the key drivers of issues and thinking through solutions that are effective and efficient
Communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
Ability to establish a high level of confidence with internal personnel and external contacts
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to building a diverse workforce as it values the knowledge, diversity and performance of our employees to make us a great company.??? Our Company strives to provide equal opportunity to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the HR Representative.