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Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation Cost & Rate Analyst in Poughkeepsie, New York

Benefits :

  • Competitive compensation

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with substantial company match

  • Life and Travel Insurance

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Wellness Reimbursement Program

  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

What is a Cost & Rate Analyst?

A Cost & Rate Analyst works within the Cost & Rate division of the Regulatory Affairs team and performs analyses, studies, reports and filings with regulatory agencies to support the Company’s cost recovery efforts. This analyst works closely with other departments within the Company as well as with regulatory agencies.

What does a Cost & Rate Analyst do?

  • Analyzes and designs electric and gas delivery rates

  • Develops monthly commodity and commodity-related prices

  • Compiles and analyzes financial and sales data in the preparation of reports for internal distribution and filings with regulatory agencies

  • Represents department in regulatory proceedings

  • Contributes towards development of monthly customer, sales, revenue and/or peak demand forecasts for annual business planning purposes and performing monthly variance analyses

  • Performs economic and financial analyses of various electric and gas business initiatives

  • Assists in writing and implementing tariff amendments to conform with regulatory orders

What does it take to be a Cost & Rate Analyst?


  • Bachelor’s degree. In lieu of Bachelor’s degree, an Associate’s degree and 5+ years of relevant experience will be considered

  • Strong analytical, quantitative, organizational, computer and written/verbal communication skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Ability to work individually or as a team (with internal team members or cross functional teams)

  • Ability to adapt to a variety of assignments and manage a number of projects in a deadline-oriented, fast-paced environment

  • A valid driver’s license is required


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Economics, Statistics, Business Administration, Finance, Mathematics or related degree

  • 2+ years of work experience in a position requiring analytical, quantitative or organizational proficiency

  • Prior experience in the electric and/or gas utility industry or related field

Please go to . Click the “Search Career Opportunities” button. Follow the directions to submit an application and upload your resume for the desired position.

Applications sent via e-mail and US Mail will not be accepted. No phone calls or agencies, please. All replies will be held in strict confidence.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


Look to Central Hudson for an environment that fosters teamwork, safety awareness and impeccable customer service. We are committed to educational development, employee satisfaction and a diverse workforce. We also have a strong belief in and long history of promoting from within. Our employees enjoy numerous opportunities for transition and growth throughout their careers.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including competitive compensation, health benefits, 401K plan with substantial company match, tuition assistance, wellness reimbursement, life insurance, and paid holidays and vacation.