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DTE Energy Principal Financial Analyst in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

Principal Financial Analyst


Canonsburg, PA, US

Company: DTE Eng Corp Svcs LLC

Job ID: 1767

The future is bright at DTE Energy! We are one of the largest Fortune 500 diversified utilities in the United States with an aspiration to be the best-operated energy company in North America and a force for good in the communities we live and serve. We have businesses in 26 different states and are comprised of regulated utility and non-utility businesses. Our utility business provides electric and gas service to approximately 3 million customers. Our non-utility businesses include a diversified portfolio of energy related companies, ranging from gas storage and pipelines to renewable power development.

DTE Energy’s utility and non-utility businesses are poised for significant growth. We look forward to working with highly motivated and team-oriented individuals to energize our efforts of growing economically and environmentally.

Recently, DTE Energy has been recognized as an outstanding place to work and has received the following accolades:

  • Gallup Great Workplace Award for consecutive years

  • Civic 50 Award for corporate citizenship excellence

  • Indeed’s annual “50 Best Places to Work” award for two years running

  • Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to work For

  • J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Award

  • Professional Women’s Magazine/Black EOE Journal “Best of the Best”

  • Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT

  • Best Employers for a Healthy Lifestyle Gold Award

  • Detroit Free Press Green Leaders Award

DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.

External Pre-Hire Assessment Required:Professional Pre-Hire Assessment

Testing Required:Not Applicable

Job Summary

Manages complex financial analysis relating to financial statement and tax analysis, capital investment decisions, budget and forecasting and long-term planning.

Key Accountabilities

  • Establishes multi-year monthly expenditure and cash flow forecasts for all projects.

  • Models capital investment and acquisition impacts and orchestrates the capital investment process.

  • Prepares financial statements, variance analyses and other financial reports for all projects.

  • Prepares consolidated reporting for major projects and integrates reports with other project cost reports and formats.

  • Develops business plans and ensures that all approved scope/cost changes are included in forecasts and are properly reported to senior management.

  • Works with field and project management to prepare budgets and forecasts and record accounting transactions.

  • Researches current and emerging accounting issues and implements related accounting policies and procedures.

  • Facilitates and supports identification of process improvements and cost management opportunities.

  • Creates a positive working environment, including training and development.

  • May require FERC gas training.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Minimum of seven years experience in accounting and cost tracking, working with budgets, forecasts or variance analysis

Other Qualifications

  • Ability to drive change and achieve project goals.

  • PC Proficiency, including experience with MS Office Products.

  • Demonstrated ability to implement operating system tools and techniques.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership and guidance to others.

  • Ability to work with individuals at all levels, both internal and external to the company.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate well with others.

  • Proficient verbal, nonverbal, written, and presentation skills.

  • Working knowledge of financial systems.

Additional Information

Incumbents may engage in all or some combination of the activities and accountabilities, and utilize a variety of the competencies cited in this description depending upon the organization and role to which they are assigned. This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by incumbents in this job. It is not intended as an all-inclusive list of accountabilities or responsibilities, nor is it intended to limit the rights of supervisors or management representatives to assign, direct and control the work of employees under their supervision.

Nearest Major Market:Pittsburgh

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