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Sr Accountant - Regulatory Accounting

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

Summary:

 

This position is responsible for overseeing all aspects of regulatory accounting and reporting at UGI Utilities including rate case support and process improvement.

 

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the regulatory reporting process to include the review of the FERC Form 1 and PUC Annual Reports    
  • Responsible for the regulatory accounting process to include review of journal entries and account reconciliations for regulatory assts & liabilities. 
  • Complete & Supervise the Completion of Technical Memorandums as needed
  • Perform SOX controls and provide support for internal and external audits.
  • Ownership of the Accounting Department deliverables for the rate case filing process including end to end process evaluation and improvement. 
  • Responsible for the preparation and review of rate case data requests.
  • Ownership of the Finreg module in SAP – Which determines the FERC account assignment for all General Ledger transactions and generates regulatory reporting.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of GAAP including technical accounting principles
  • Knowledge of Sarbanes Oxley 404 requirements and ability to perform key controls over financial reporting
  • Strong analytical skills as well as written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to identify solutions to nonstandard requests; good judgment and decision-making ability
  • Good organizational skills with an ability to juggle multiple tasks to effectively achieve results
  • Commitment to meeting deadlines while adhering to a high level of attention to detail
  • Public accounting experience and/or Utility/Energy industry experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Accounting
  • At least 5 years related experience
  • CPA preferred

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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