Location: Kanawha County. Employee performs advanced level auditing and accounting work in examining the financial books and records of large, multi-jurisdictional utilities and independently conducting audits of complex utilities requesting a rate change before the Public Service Commission. Serves as the senior analyst on the audit team. Verifies journal entries, balance sheets, income statements and related financial documents; computes cost-of-service, federal income taxes, depreciation values and other items of financial analysis; prepares detailed audit report on the financial condition of the company; testifies before the Public Service Commission on the audit procedures and findings; designs rates ordered by the Commission. Trains and reviews the work of lower level rate analysts.
This posting will remain open until current hiring plans are met and positions are filled. It may be closed without notice at any time.
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Your application will not be accepted if you do not meet stated minimum requirements.
Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited four-year college or university with a major in business administration, accounting, finance, economics, or mathematics.
Experience as described below may substitute for the required training on a year-for-year basis.
Four years of full-time or equivalent part-time paid employment in utility accounting, utility auditing, or financial and economic analysis with a public utility, regulatory agency or private accounting firm; or six years of full-time or equivalent part-time paid employment in other areas of accounting or auditing.
A Master's Degree in accounting, business administration, finance, economics, or mathematics from a regionally accredited college or university or approval as a Certified Public Accountant may be substituted for the required experience.
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LOCATION: Kanawha County