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South Jersey Industries Financial Planning Manager in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

About Us

South Jersey Industries (SJI) is an energy holding company that delivers clean energy services to 700,000+ customers and businesses throughout 14 counties in New Jersey. As part of our core values, SJI is dedicated to being a community partner and developing innovative clean energy solutions to meet the needs of the future. To do this, we depend on our workforce of over 1,100+ talented, diverse employees who help us deliver safe, reliable, affordable clean energy for a better today and tomorrow.

At SJI, we believe that our employees are our most valuable asset. Whether you’re a seasoned operations technician or an early-career legal professional, our culture, inclusive workforce, and leadership development and training programs will provide you with the tools you need to either kickstart your career or bring it to new heights.

Position Summary

SJI Energy Enterprises Group (“SJIEE”) is searching for a professional with a breadth of finance experience to support the growth of our renewable energy businesses. This role will oversee a department responsible for financial management, customer billing, and vendor invoicing activities that drive operational efficiency and effectiveness. This leader will advise management on expected business performance and influence operational decision-making with financial data.

Essential Functions:

  • Serve as the technical finance liaison to business leaders and corporate finance departments.

  • Supervise, coach, and prioritize the workflow of FP&A Leads who perform financial forecasting, reporting and operational metric analysis.

  • Oversee and optimize cash flow processes including customer billing and vendor management.

  • Play a key role in the budgeting and forecasting process, ensuring accuracy and alignment with organizational targets.

  • Prepare ad hoc financial reports/analysis for management.

  • Keep current with industry and functional trends.

  • Identify and implement scalable business process improvements.

  • Maintain excellent financial controls, policies, and procedures.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Background:

  • Experienced financial leader with the ability to anticipate future consequences / trends and incorporate them into the organizational planning.

  • Must be able to collaborate with all levels of the organization.

  • Experience with financial modeling.

  • Superior communication (written/verbal), presentation and meeting facilitation skills.

  • Highly motivated, takes initiative, and has a desire to drive process improvement.

  • Ability to learn quickly and work well under pressure with appropriate attention to detail.

  • Possess a working knowledge of the renewable energy industry.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products

    Preferred Background:

  • CPA is a plus


Required Background:

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 9 years of relevant experience, or;

  • Master’s degree with 6 years of relevant experience

  • In addition, a minimum of 2 years of leadership experience is required

Explore the Possibilities

South Jersey Industries employs a diverse range of talent – from construction contractors to environmental specialists. Regardless of the position, mentoring and networking, hands-on experience, gaining industry knowledge and the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our business and in our communities are all exciting ways that we welcome our employees at SJI. And as a company committed to creating an engaging culture built on inclusion and diversity, you’re sure to find an opportunity that makes you feel included, empowered, and ready to “bring your whole self to work” every day.

Benefits Package Overview

SJI offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees.

The SJI “Total Rewards” Benefits Package include:

  • Flexible vacation, Paid Time Off, and Sick Leave package

  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k), with generous company match

  • Employee Resource Groups to encourage employee engagement, nurture professional development, and foster an inclusive environment.

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

At this time, SJI is only considering applicants authorized to work in the United States currently and in the future without the need for visa sponsorship.

SJI, an energy infrastructure holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to customers through two primary subsidiaries: SJI Utilities (SJIU) and SJI Energy Enterprises (SJIEE). SJIU houses the company’s regulated natural gas utility operations, delivering safe, reliable and affordable natural gas to more than 700,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers across New Jersey via its South Jersey Gas and Elizabethtown Gas subsidiaries. SJIEE houses the company’s non-utility operations primarily focused on clean energy development and decarbonization via renewable energy production and energy management activities. Visit for more information about SJI and its subsidiaries.