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Philadelphia Gas Works Oracle E-Business Suite Financial Analyst in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Gas Works

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The Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) is the largest municipally-owned gas utility in the nation, supplying gas service in the City of Philadelphia to over 500,000 customers. From its humble beginnings in 1836, PGW has grown into the large, modern facility that exists today. As one of the nation's leading natural gas providers, PGW prides itself on stability and continual growth. PGW is dedicated to becoming the Greenest Natural Gas Delivery Company in the region.

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Oracle E-Business Suite Financial Analyst

This position is responsible for assisting the Oracle Administration Manager in the functional maintenance and support of the Oracle Financial System. The incumbent develops closing schedules within the modules, ensures end-users adhere to processes and procedures of the system and will work with the staff to develop new reports and functionality within the Oracle modules and to streamline processes. Also, the incumbent will be responsible to serve as a team lead for various projects within the Finance Area.

  • Assist the Oracle Administration Manager with all development and application testing of patches/upgrades and or operating system updates.

  • Assist in the integration of interfaces between other PGW systems and the Oracle Financial System with Information Technology.

  • Daily support to User’s via Help Desk or telecommunication and new user training.

  • Performs a variety of application and database administration, technical and maintenance tasks to support application operations, troubleshooting of application performance, inspects and resolves system problems quickly and efficiently.

  • Prepare and/or design key reports and validate report output for distribution to various user groups in the organization, including Sr Mgmt. during month-end and year-end close, and various ad-hoc analysis.

  • Must be able to coordinate and manage special projects / tasks, at times as team lead, in various areas including but not exclusive to Financial Reporting this includes general accounting analysis and research, gathering of financial and non-financial data from sub-ledger and other operational systems, re-engineering and optimizing existing processes, and interact with the lines of businesses.

  • Defining, configuring, administering, and assigning Oracle Application Responsibilities including the matching of user job description and application’s functionality through Oracle profile security.

  • Serve as the liaison for Interfacing Softwares

  • Assist in the development of procedure ensuring, all user departments are utilizing established procedures and processes in the daily activities and monthly reporting.

  • Review PGW business practices to ensure most effective applications are utilized within the Oracle modules; investigates and evaluates new Oracle product releases and assists in developing recommendations on the upgrade of software.

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management, or other related area is required.

Experience working with Oracle Financial EBS System.

Governmental accounting experience a plus

Must have both verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interpret complex technical information to all levels of staff from line to executives as well as produce accurate and meaningful informational reports.

Must have leadership ability with a willingness to lead, take charge, and offer opinions to provide instruction to all levels of end-users.

Must have organization skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize issues, and ensure data integrity on a non-routine basis.

Excellent communication, presentation, and customer relationship skills

Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

“Can-do” attitude, proactive and resourceful.

COVID-19 Vaccination: Effective November 8, 2021, PGW requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodations.

We offer a strong benefit package that includes free basic health and dental insurance. PGW is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/VAAP/EEO.

Location: 800 W Montgomery Ave, Philadelphia, PA19122

While we appreciate all responses, only those who are uniquely qualified will be contacted. Local candidates will be given preference – interview expenses are not funded

ID: 2022-1694

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Street: 800 West Montgomery Avenue