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Sr Technical Accountant


Wyomissing, PA, US

Company:  UGI Energy Services, LLC
Remote Options:  Work From Home Temporarily (COVID)

UGI Energy Services supplies and markets natural gas, liquid fuels, and electricity to 40,000 customer locations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US.

We are a supplier, marketer, and midstream services provider – one backed by 135 years of natural gas experience, plus our own expanding energy infrastructure. Along with buying and selling energy commodities at the wholesale level, UGIES owns and operates key electric generation and midstream natural gas assets throughout Pennsylvania.

With headquarters and supply sources near the heart of the Marcellus Shale, UGIES is well positioned to meet the changing energy demands of commercial, industrial, institutional, and government customers for years to come.


We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • Paid Vacation time starts with 3 weeks off
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Sick time
  • Short term & Long term disability
  • Medical plan options from Aetna and Blue Cross
  • Vision coverage from Vision Benefits of America
  • Dental coverage from United Concordia
  • Extended Maternity Leave - 8 weeks pay at 100% with the option of 2 more weeks paid at 100% or 4 weeks paid at 50%
  • Paternity Leave - 2 weeks pay at 100% or 4 weeks pay at 50%
  • Company provided 401K match of 100% of the employee's 6% contribution
  • Tuition Reimbursement of 80% of tuition costs capped at $6,300 per year
  • Pet Plan Insurance

Job Summary

Provide technical accounting expertise to the UGI Energy Services accounting department.  The position will have oversight for derivative accounting, the cash receipts function and renewables accounting.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide technical accounting expertise to business unit.
  • Prepare and review accounting memos and whitepapers on critical accounting issues.
  • Research accounting pronouncements and SEC rules and regulations and determine impact on business.
  • Interface with internal and external auditors and UGI Corporate accounting department 
  • Assist Controller and Sr. Manager of Technical Accounting with accounting for new accounting and business initiatives.
  • Assist in development of accounting policies and procedures.
  • Perform review of quarterly derivative reports that are sent to UGI Corporate
  • Manage the accounting for operating leases including maintenance of KLT system
  • Assist in performing accounting assessment of new business contracts
  • Perform financial statement tie-outs for quarterly and annual financial statements.
  • Review journal entries and monthly financial statements for renewables business segment
  • Assist in special projects, as needed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of current SEC reporting rules and regulations, and U.S. GAAP accounting rules.
  • Knowledge of audit practices and standards for both financial statements and internal controls.
  • Proficient at intermediate/advanced level in Excel and working knowledge of MS Office applications.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a collaborative environment.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
  • At least 3 - 5 years of accounting experience preferably large public accounting firm experience.
  • Certified Public Accountant.

UGI Energy Services, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

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