The Staff Accountant supports Platte River’s general accounting and cash reporting activities. This position is responsible for preparing entries and recording cash, investment and general ledger activity and various account analysis reports. This position is also responsible for accounts receivable activities and bank and general ledger account reconciliations.
•Supports power billing activities •Prepares transmission, telecommunications, customer information system, distribution, SCADA, and miscellaneous invoices for goods or work performed for others •Tracks accounts receivables and maintains accounts receivable aging report •Tracks cash and investments •Prepares cash, investments, standard, and miscellaneous journal entries •Reconciles and analyzes various general ledger accounts and bank statements •Tracks other income sources, including tower and fiber leases and prepare the other income budget •Tracks and prepares sales tax returns •Assists with the financial audit and prepares audit schedules •Maintains regular & reliable attendance
•Develops and maintains written job responsibility procedures •Responds to questions from both internal and external customers •Performs data entry and review •Performs other duties as assigned
•Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, business administration, or related field •Intermediate level skill with Microsoft Excel using functions such as pivot tables, vlookups, creating charts, and maintaining complex spreadsheets •Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to collaborate effectively with a diverse workforce •Proven ability to balance workload under multiple demands •Strong computer skills with experience working with financial applications •Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and matters •Strong mathematical and problem solving abilities •High degree of accuracy and attention to detail •Ability to work independently with minimal guidance or direction to meet performance goals and deadlines •Current valid driver’s license and ability to remain insurable under Platte River’s vehicle liability policy
•Knowledge of FERC utility accounting
This position will remain posted until filled. To be considered, apply on Platte River Power Authority's website: https://prpa.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=180
Platte River Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for positions for which they have applied without regard to race, religion, gender, age, national origin, color, creed, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or other characteristics protected by law.
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Platte River Power Authority is a not-for-profit utility that generates and delivers safe, reliable, environmentally responsible, and competitively priced energy and services to its owner communities of Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont, and Loveland. Platte River's generation portfolio includes thermal, hydro, wind and solar resources.