Accountant

Algonquin/Liberty/Empire District - Londonderry, NH (30+ days ago)

Full-timeEstimated: $48,000 - $64,000 a year

EducationSkills
Liberty Utilities, a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp, is a $10+ billion North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility. The distribution business group provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission business group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada.
Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.
Mandate: The Accountant is responsible for the accurate and timely recording of financial transactions within the Company's financial system. The Accountant is also responsible for assisting with the adherence to the book closing process and the financial analysis of results. Candidate is expected to be an integral part of the finance team working closely with operations to successfully account for company assets.

Job Functions:

Adhere to the monthly book closing schedule including the processing of journal entries

Calculate and create monthly journal entries for capital projects.

Produce monthly financial reporting on capital investments

Perform general ledger account reconciliations

Assist in regulatory reporting

Provide guidance to field operations on accurate cost accounting

Support all internal units of the business including utility operations, regulatory and pricing, customer service, procurement and all administrative levels

Provide analysis of information for users of financial information

Provide solutions to business issues as well as embracing change as an essential component of performance

Complete special projects as needed e.g. support for audits, supporting regulatory rate cases

Perform other duties as assigned within the finance team

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree required, Accounting/ Finance preferred

Understanding of regulatory accounting a plus-

Great Plains, SAP experience a plus

Knowledge of GAAP required

Minimum 3 years of business office experience

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

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
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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.
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