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Technical Accountant

Employer
Berkshire Hathaway Energy
Location
Glen Allen, USA
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jul 26, 2024

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Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Job Description

BHE GT&S has an exciting career opportunity as a Technical Accountant at our Headquarters located in Glen Allen, VA.

Responsibilities

  • Prepares, reviews, and analyzes accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformity to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Conducts complex assignments and analyses involving accounting projects and the daily maintenance of a general ledger.
  • Identifies inconsistencies and problems and works to resolve them.
  • Performs appropriate accounting controls.
  • Participates in month-end closing, quarterly, and year-end GAAP and FERC financial reporting activities.
  • Interacts routinely with internal and external customers.
  • Advises project teams on specific accounting and internal control issues concerning new products, major business and organizational events, system conversions, system upgrades, and system enhancements.
  • Provides functional advice or training to less-experienced accountants.

Qualifications

  • 5-7 years of general accounting experience, or 4+ years of public accounting experience.
  • Broad knowledge of U.S. General Accounting Principles (GAAP), practices, and procedures.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Excel.
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.

    Education
    Master (Typically two years of related, progressive work experience would be needed for candidates applying for this position who do not possess a master's degree.)

    Preferred Degree
    Accounting, Business, or Finance

    Preferred Licenses, Certifications, Qualifications or Standards
    Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

    Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without an accommodation.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

    Position descriptions are developed as guides for the employees of BHE GT&S. The management team of BHE GT&S reserves the right to modify job responsibilities and position requirements to meet the corporate business goals and needs.

About Us

BHE GT&S is an interstate natural gas transmission and storage company that gives large customers more options in moving gas safely, reliably and efficiently. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, with operations in 10 states, BHE GT&S employees take pride in our work and are committed to innovative and sustainable natural gas energy solutions. Through our liquefied natural gas facilities, multi-state pipeline systems, and storage operations we support a number of large customers, including major utilities, power plants, marine transportation and heavy-duty trucking, along with manufacturing. Our employees are integral to our success and work hard to exceed customer expectations. BHE GT&S encourages a safe and inclusive work environment. We provide fulfilling employment opportunities, are committed to attracting and retaining the best employees, and support an environment that reflects the diversity of our communities.

About the Team

At BHE GT&S, we celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion. BHE GT&S is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or religious creed, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status (except as required by law), gender (including gender identity and expression), sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, familial or parental status, marital status or any other category protected by applicable local, state or U.S. federal law.

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