Financial Analyst

4783BR - Green, OR4.0

WEC Business Services, a subsidiary of WEC Energy group is seeking a Financial Analyst in our Milwaukee office or Green Bay offices.

The Financial Analyst is a member of the Corporate Center Accounting team within the Finance department. The analyst is responsible for managing the monthly close process of assigned areas, evaluating monthly and YTD variances, providing financial analysis and expertise to internal customers regarding financial implications of operating decisions, and preparing annual capital and O&M budgets.

Duties include:
Facilitate the close of assigned business areas
Work with departments across the company to ensure accuracy of data and validity of information
Evaluate monthly and YTD variances between budget, forecast, and actual expenditures
Communicate financial results to key stakeholders including senior leadership
Develop short and long term forecasts
Prepare annual capital and O&M budgets
Ensure appropriate financial controls and reporting requirements are met
Respond to data requests for state and federal regulatory reporting
Lead and support process improvement initiatives

Minimum Qualifications:
A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related business degree is required. A CPA is preferred.
Some relevant experience is required

Preferred Qualifications:
Possess strong interpersonal, problem-solving, and analytical skills
Able to work effectively in an environment that requires collaboration with individuals across functional boundaries to achieve goals
Able to recognize and handle confidential information in a discreet manner
Able to coordinate and manage data analysis requests of varying size and scope
Strong attention to detail and ability to work with high degree of accuracy
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal,
Proficient in MS Office, particularly with Excel and PowerPoint
Experience using SAP
Interested candidates must apply online no later than the Removal Date. We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

WEC Energy Group and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Company(s)WEC Business Services

WI - Green Bay, WI - Milwaukee

Job Expires03-01-2019