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Sr Business Analyst, Salt Lake City #108905

Date: Jan 17, 2023

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.


  • Prepare key managerial performance reports for the organization.
  • Perform complex assignments lacking precedent and requiring creativity. 
  • Serve as a subject matter expert and provide training and communication of changes in policies and procedures.
  • Provide advice or functional direction, and assume a lead role in the work group.
  • Perform audits and inquiries; assess business issues and risks within the organization.
  • Research and analyze complex data.
  • Analyze and compare actual project costs to authorized business costs.
  • Report on performance and develop alternatives and recommendations for improvement to management. 
  • Lead implementation of selected alternative to various analysis projects.


•    Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or other applicable fields; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 
•    A minimum of five years of directly related experience in gathering, analysis, interpretation, trending, forecasting, and modeling skills. 
•    Working knowledge of SAP.  
•    Strong understanding of company capitalization policy.  
•    Project management skills including project leadership, task identification, scheduling, and cost/expenditure identification. 
•    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 and complex 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.
•    Prepare accurate, logical, concise and grammatically correct work papers, reports and memos documenting and summarizing audits and accounting results and applicable recommendations in compliance with the internal audit, GAAP, FERC, PUC standards



•    Knowledge and understanding of the electric utility industry and its regulatory and operating environments. 
•    Understanding of project life cycles. 
•    Advanced Degree.
•    Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and /or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA).

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

Additional Information

Req Id: 108905
Company Code: PacifiCorp
Primary Location: SALT LAKE CITY    
Department: Rocky Mountain Power
Schedule: FULL TIME
Personnel Subarea: Exempt
Hiring Range: $72,500-$85,300 

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

Career Segment: Accounting, CPA, Internal Audit, Business Analyst, Equity, Finance