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Finance/ Accounting Analyst - Salt Lake City, UT - #104365

Date: Feb 22, 2021

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116

Company: PacifiCorp


PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.

General Purpose


Conducts analysis through research, gathering and interpretation of data, development of alternatives and recommendations. Presents analysis and recommendations to management and may implement selected alternative. Analyses include, but are not limited to, feasibility studies, cost/benefit analysis, trending/forecasting, financial analysis, budget analysis and reporting.

  • Coordinate the preparation of the annual budget.
  • Interpret spreadsheet, database, word processing, and presentation applications to gather, analyze, model, and present information to make recommendations to management.
  • Prepare monthly and ad hoc performance reports as requested from Management.
  • Monitor and manage the capital budget.
  • Collaborate with the Director of Accounting with the preparation of the monthly O&M forecast and variances.
  • Administer accounting policies and procedures.
  • Prepare monthly overtime reports.
  • Prepare journal entries and monthly accruals.
  • Undertake various projects and audits.
  • Participate in process improvement efforts
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting Finance or a related field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • A minimum of three years experience in accounting and financial analysis.
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Data gathering, analysis, interpretation, trending, forecasting, and modeling skills.
  • Knowledge of applicable Company policies and procedures; applicable federal, state, and local governmental laws and regulations.
  • Proficient with the use of personal computers including spreadsheet, database, word processing, and presentation applications to gather, analyze, and model information.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to consult with internal and external customers regarding matters/issues which may be sensitive in nature.
  • Ability to work with all levels of an organization including people with different styles and backgrounds; ability to work as a member of a team. Ability to present alternatives and recommendations.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
  • Knowledge of SAP.
  • Experience with database applications.
Additional Information


Primary Location: SALT LAKE CITY

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Schedule: FULL TIME

Personnel Subarea:Exempt

Hiring Range: 64,900.-76,500


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


At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  


It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.


All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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