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Accounting Assistant

Location: 

Denver, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc

UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,700 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance

Position Summary:
Provide administrative support for the Accounting Department for various regulatory compliance processes including SOX Control Administration, Rate Case Administration, and Audit Administration. 

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Administer the Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) Control program by making updates to the Blackline System, tracking completion of controls, following up on overdue deliverables, and creating status reports for the Controller.
  • Assist in the rate case filing process by originating the deliverables and data requests for the department, tracking the status of deliverables, following up on overdue items, and creating status reports for the Controller.
  • Assist in the audit process by originating the deliverables and data requests for the department, tracking the status of deliverables, following up on overdue items, and creating status reports for the Controller.
  • Preparation of documents, spreadsheets, presentations and other reports, including those of a confidential nature.
  • Provide assistance to the Accounting Department including preparation of documents, spreadsheets, presentations and other reports, including those of a confidential nature

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, with an ability to become familiar with firm-specific programs and software
  • Self-motivated, professional, and capable of managing work load and prioritizing tasks in a fast-paced corporate environment.
  • Strong organizational, project management and problem-solving skills with impeccable multi-tasking abilities
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including the ability to comfortably communicate with Executives,
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to work with other to accomplish objectives and achieve deadlines.
  • Friendly and professional demeanor

Qualifications:
Education:    High School Diploma
Length of Experience:    At least 5 years of experience

Working conditions:  office 

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  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.

 

Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with UGI policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, UGI cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician. Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.


Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

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