National Grid Director, Reporting in Brooklyn, New York

_About the Position:_

Finance Operations, Director, Reporting is responsible for the production and distribution of standard management reports internally and externally. Oversees reporting for financial statements by ensuring the use of credible data. Partners within Finance Operations and Jurisdiction Finance for the collection of financial information to produce accurate reporting.

Reports to the U.S. Controller and is accountable for reporting across Accounting.


_Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):_

  • Responsible for internal and external reporting for accurate production and distribution of reports.

  • Reviews and approves revenue reporting for EIA and State Filings.

  • Maintains a high degree of knowledge of all current U.S. GAAP, FERC, and SEC regulations and requirements to ensure that new accounting pronouncements are implemented effectively and disclosures are accurate and complete.

  • Leads the preparation of GAAP and financial statements and statutory filings on a quarterly and annual basis.

  • Oversees the preparation of half-year and annual IFRS reporting

  • Prepares non-financial reporting such as statistical reports, EIA, identified state and regulatory reports.

  • Responsible for providing accurate and timely reporting to ensure in proper reporting and financial close processes.

  • Partners with Systems and Requirements to ensure systems can meet reporting needs.

  • Partners with Governance / Corporate to meet regulatory requirements and ensure application of accounting policies to reports.

  • Maintains strong relationships across Finance to ensure consistent financial practices.

  • Provides counsel to employees, manages third party consultants and contractors, and advises senior leaders as necessary.

  • Builds and manages results-driven teams by taking a strategic and technical view of performance management by involving employees in change management planning, relationship building, decision-making and project management processes.

  • Accountable for ensuring teams adhere and support financial and non-financial controls.

_Knowledge & Experience Required:_

_Knowledge and Experience:_

  • Accuracy and accessibility of financial records

  • Regulatory and Business Unit reporting

  • Technical Accounting

  • General Accounting

  • Month-end close processes


  • Financial control implementation

  • Risk mitigation

  • Effective business partnerships

_Qualifications Required:_

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree preferred with a minimum of 10 years in reporting, general and / or technical accounting roles with increasing responsibility

  • Broad range of financial management experience

  • Extensive background in general or technical accounting

  • Proven experience in reporting and filing requirements

  • Experience working across department and geographic boundaries to lead risk mitigation, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the COSO Internal Control – Integrated Framework

  • Background in utility service business activities and projects

  • Effective collaboration and partnership capabilities

  • Ability to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines

  • Excellent written / oral communication skills, follow-up, and negotiation skills

  • Ability to build and develop teams of multi-skilled financial professionals

/National Grid is an equal opportunity employer thatvaluesa broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture ofinclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to bean affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team./

Job: *Financial Services

Organization: *Financial Services

Title: Director, Reporting

Location: NY-Brooklyn

Requisition ID: 20172255