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Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation Property Accountant in Burlington, Kansas


JOB TITLE:Property Accountant REQUISITION:RIS0014 DEPARTMENT:Controller - Topeka General Office LOCATION:Topeka, KS PAY RANGE:Property Accountant I: $46,400 - $58,000 Property Accountant II: $56,800 - $71,000 Sr Property Accountant: $72,000 - $96,000 *Scheduled Work Hours: *Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Additional hours as needed.

Summary of Primary Duties and Responsibilities: • Assist in accounting for the company’s plant assets in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) rules • Record, analyze, and monitor plant asset activity • Perform monthly accounting close activities for the company’s plant assets • Complete account reconciliations • Prepare journal entries • Respond to various internal and external data requests, including those related to financial and regulatory reporting requirements • Effectively communicate with and help train field personnel and other users on plant accounting policies, procedures, and processes, particularly those related to the plant asset accounting system • Assist with special projects and complete other duties as assigned

Education and Experience Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required. • Related experience in a plant accounting or fixed asset system environment is preferred • Knowledge of the PowerPlan asset accounting system and/or the PeopleSoft general ledger system is a plus

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Required: • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including spreadsheets and word processing, is required • Must be able to apply analytical thinking, creative problem solving, and sound reasoning
• Must have the ability to handle multiple projects and compete assigned tasks within the required time frame. • Must demonstrate exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and can work effectively with others in a team environment • A strong understanding of fundamental accounting principles and job-related experience in plant accounting or fixed asset systems is preferred. • Maintain effective internal controls by developing and following procedures, providing adequate audit trails and maintaining supporting documentation for all aspects of responsibilities

Licenses, Certificates, and/or Testing Required: • CMA, CPA, or candidates for these certifications are preferred

Working Conditions: • Normal office working conditions. Must be able to work remotely/independently after initial on-boarding. • Job requires some overtime as needed to meet reporting requirements. • Must have a satisfactory work record including good attendance

Evergy has a clear mission – To empower a better future. Evergy chooses to live this mission by valuing People First. We know to accomplish becoming the most innovative and reliable energy company, we need a team with a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. So, our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. We are committed to celebrating diversity and building a team where everyone – regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status – has a voice and can bring their best every day. We know that the more diverse and inclusive we are, the better we will be. Evergy is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Job: *Finance and Accounting

Title: Property Accountant

Location: null

Requisition ID: RIS0014