Xcel Energy Key Financial Consultant Job in Denver, Colorado80238

Location(s): CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

Summary

Lead and coordinate the development, tracking, reporting and analysis of financial information including managerial reporting, financial reporting, budget creation and income statement analysis. Perform account reconciliations as assigned. Provide proactive, clear and actionable recommendations and alternatives to Management. Document key processes and internal control points for reporting to management. Perform independently and direct activities of analysts as appropriate.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Manage annual budget including creating and providing monthly explanations along with thorough and accurate analysis to senior management regarding the nature and cause of financial deviations from budget, prior year and forecast. Provide projections of the impact of deviations on the financial outlook for the remainder of the year

  • Document key processes of areas assigned to ensure consistency and compliance with legal and regulatory requirements. Provide proactive process improvement recommendations and assist in implementing the accepted solutions.

  • Responsible for documenting and monitoring compliance with internal controls required for certification of accurate financial and accounting reports for the Business Area.

  • Provide direction and instruction in training employees regarding financial issues, use of budgeting and forecasting tools and the budgeting and forecasting process.

  • Leads special projects as assigned. Reconciles accounts as assigned.

  • Provides guidance and leadership in the financial services area to budget analysts.

Required

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting

  • 7 years experience in general financial accounting and reporting

Preferred

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

  • MBA

  • Skills in analysis, financial process controls and problem solving


As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: CO - Denver || CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75000:Business Area Finance || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 8606

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com