APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 18, 2013
Portland General Electric values the energy of teamwork, diversity, and innovation to provide our customers with safe and reliable power. As Oregon's largest provider of electric service, PGE is helping shape Oregon's energy future. Among the millions of ordinary jobs in the world are a few special places — the team-driven environments with the resources and support you need to succeed. That's PGE — the unique combination of a friendly, supportive atmosphere with a progressive vision for business success. It's fun. It's challenging. It's enriching. And it's a big reason why the average PGE employee has spent almost 14 years with us. If you're looking for a new opportunity in an essential, dynamic industry, consider becoming a part of our PGE team.
Analyst, Utility Asset Management (R12-336)
In this position, you will ensure the success of the Utility Asset Management (UAM) group as the financial and business analyst supporting all operational functions of the group.
In addition, you will prepare budgets and pro forma income statements and monitor the financial performance of the UAM Group. The work consists of complex and non-routine tasks to maintain or improve the operation, reliability, safety, efficiency, profitability, and regulatory compliance of the Company in the area of Utility Asset Management, including: joint use administration, facility inspection, treatment and maintenance, wireless attachments, and outdoor lighting services.
Top candidates will have:
Typically a bachelor's degree in business, accounting, economics, marketing, science, math, similar field or commensurate experience. Three years of related experience in a specialty area or one year of postgraduate study in a specialty area plus two years of related experience.
Strong Microsoft Office skills, especially Excel.
Understanding of basic financial statements including Income Statements, Balance Sheets and Cash Flow Statements.
Understand utility accounting practices including expense, capital and above and below the line accounts.
Working knowledge of applicable statutes, policies, and procedures in a specific functional area of the organization.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Effective oral and written communications skills involving presentations before groups.
Ability to manage time and work projects effectively.
In order to be considered an applicant for this position, you will need to complete our employment application. Apply online at https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R12-336 by the application deadline. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
We offer a full range of traditional benefits - medical insurance, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement, retirement savings, and more - plus exciting opportunities unique to employment with us. From our robust on-the-job training to our on-site fitness facilities, PGE has a multitude of programs to help you gain valuable skills and experience, to provide rewards for meeting company goals, and to encourage health, safety, fellowship, and community volunteerism.
Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.
PGE is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity and inclusion in the workplace.