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Alliant Energy Financial Analyst II in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

6127BRJob Title:Financial Analyst IIJob Responsibilities:

  • Participates in maintaining, and modifying financial models to generate business unit level long-term forecasts or analysis with direction from a senior/lead

  • Participates in analysis of financial data/trends including comparing forecast to actual results

  • Effectively communicates (verbally and written) financial information to internal and external partners in a concise and simplified manner. Actively listens to other alternative ideas and views.

  • Participates in business planning and support analysis including economic scenario analysis, performance benchmarking, opportunity and risk assessment and research projects with direction from a senior/lead

  • Proactively works with customers to provide financial consulting to help achieve business goals

  • Seeks opportunities for different and innovative approaches to address issues or problems.

  • Effectively supports and adapts to change in the workplace

  • May be involved in/responsible for assisting in developing rate review filing documents

  • Participates in process improvements and automation activities to drive efficiencies within department.

Requisition ID:6127BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Cedar Rapids, IA, Madison, WISchedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details: Alliant Energy has a current opening for a Financial Analyst II or higher, to join our team in Madison, WI or Cedar Rapids, IA! This position will support internal partners in financial and economic analysis and modeling. We are looking for a person who has a desire to be a strategic business partner for our operations and learn the energy industry.

We are looking for a strong communicator with good data visualization skills, to develop financial plans, budgets, rate review filing documents and business planning and support analyses. The person in this role will provide top tier support with customers to achieve business goals and address opportunities and challenges.

Where will I work?

This position can work from home, on a remote hybrid basis and will work from or travel to the Cedar Rapids, IA or Madison, WI office as needed. Even though this position is home based or remote hybrid, the successful person must reside in Iowa or Wisconsin.

This position may be filled at the senior level.

Alliant Energy will not provide sponsorship for an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa) now or in the future for this position Job Category:Accounting/Finance/Audit Job Qualifications: Required Qualifications:

  • 3 years of technical and/or professional experience. MBA or professional certifications may be considered for a portion of professional work experience

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in accounting, economics, finance or a related area.

    Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Proven general knowledge of financial modeling and financial planning.

  • Knowledge of common financial software applications.

  • Effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a diverse work environment.

    Applications will be accepted until a qualified pool of candidates is received.

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Alliant Energy is committed to and proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been crafted to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not crafted to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


Posting Title:Financial Analyst II - HybridTalent Gateway Posting Details: Bring YOUR energy to Alliant Energy!

If you enjoy challenges, have strong consultative skills and are passionate about the work you do we invite you to consider Alliant Energy.

What sets us apart?

  • Alliant Energy offers a full compensation package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Employer Cash Contribution, Long and Short-Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

  • Year after year, Alliant Energy is recognized by major publications and foundations as a top employer and leader in the areas of equity and sustainability. This includes Newsweek’s list of Most Responsible Companies, Forbes list of Best Midsize Employers, a perfect Corporate Equality Index Score as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality and being named to the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index.

  • Our employees make a difference through their work and personal activities. In 2021, employees, retirees and our charitable foundation collectively contributed $11.5 million and volunteered over 75,000 hours.