PPL Corporation Business Finance Consultant in Allentown, Pennsylvania



Business Finance Consultant

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Provide analytical support to solve routine business problems and analyze business results

  2. Assist in preparing presentations for business/executive leadership teams and present in appropriate situations

  3. Develop and maintain flexible financial models that support business decisions

  4. Identify process improvements and assist with implementation

  5. Develop and maintain effective partnerships with business customers

  6. Contributes to special projects/analysis

  7. Support financial systems/processes while providing functional and technical support to users

  8. Develop understanding of budgeting tools/processes

  9. Physical presence in the office/on-site to engage in face-to-face interaction and coordination of work among direct reports and co-workers.

  10. May be assigned an Electric Utilities emergency and storm role. This is a special assignment that comes into play during storms and other emergencies when the company needs to restore power or respond to other issues affecting customer service. This role may necessitate the need to work after-hours, outside of your normal schedule.

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Position Summary:

Under general supervision, responsible for complex problem solving and analysis, preparation of materials for leadership teams and identifying/implementing process improvements, including financial systems/processes. Develops effective business partnerships with appropriate business customers and focuses on increasing knowledge of overall business processes.

Candidate Qualifications:

Candidates must meet the basic qualifications and pass all required tests or assessments to receive consideration.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility form upon hire.

Experience Level:

Entry Level

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Basic Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Finance or related discipline

  2. Minimum 2 years in analytical function, finance or related field

  3. Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Tools

  4. Strong attention to detail and time management skills

  5. Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Our company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any other protected characteristic.

Regular or Temporary:


Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Strong knowledge of utility industry

  2. Desire to pursue advanced degree and/or professional certification

  3. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Tools

  4. Understanding of \"big picture\" concepts

  5. Ability to work independently

Full-time or Part-time:


Corporate Summary:

As one of the largest investor-owned companies in the U.S. utility sector, PPL Corporation delivers on its promises to customers, investors, employees and the communities we serve. Our utilities – Western Power Distribution, Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities, and PPL Electric Utilities – provide an outstanding service experience for our customers, consistently ranking among the best in the United States and the United Kingdom. PPL has grown from a company with customers and facilities in one region of Pennsylvania to a diverse energy company with more than 10 million customers in the U.S. and the U.K. PPL provides energy for millions of customers while providing challenging and rewarding careers for thousands of employees around the U.S. and abroad. Follow PPL Corporation on social mediaTwitter: @PPLCorporation (https://twitter.com/PPLCorporation)LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/ppl-corporation)Follow PPL Electric Utilities on social mediaTwitter: @PPLElectric (https://twitter.com/PPLElectric)Facebook (www.facebook.com/PPLElectric)