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Southern California Edison Financial Reporting Advisor in Rosemead, California

Job Description

You are inspired to work in a company that is forward facing and striving to lead the transformation in the energy industry. You want to play a big part in influencing meaningful decisions. You live and breathe Finance and Accounting and enjoy analyzing financial data, modeling and forecasting. At the end of the day, you desire to make an impact and create real change—for the better for everyone. Does this sound like you?

About Finance

Finance provides you the information to understand our financial results, company goals, and the services we provide. The five Finance operating departments ensure that SCE meets or exceeds safety, affordability, and compliance standards. Controllers is the largest division of the Finance department and we pay the bills, close the books, provide earnings, deliver analysis of critical transactions, and explain accounting concepts company-wide.

Position Overview

The Financial Reporting Advisor is a key contributor to the external reporting of the Company, including Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) quarterly and annual filings, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) filings, Energy Information Administration reporting, benefit plans filings, trust filings, etc. You will be a member of the Accounting, Advisory & Controls group within the Controller’s organization. This team works cross functionally to understand and analyze earnings, tackle complex accounting problems, identifies disclosure implications of regulatory filings and other critical events, and serves an outward facing role to other organizations as we build the company’s reporting for investors on a quarterly basis.

Typical responsibilities include:

  • Prepare quarterly and annual reports filed with the SEC, including analyzing supporting disclosure data and ensuring disclosures are in compliance with GAAP requirements.

  • Assist in the analysis of financial information to support the earnings description in quarterly filings with the SEC and monthly management reporting packages.

  • Plan and prepare other external financial reports, including FERC filings and benefit plan filings.

  • Perform research on accounting issues, document findings and present conclusions to senior management.

  • Design and implement new disclosures.

  • Identify potential improvements, implement changes and consult with senior management on business issues identified as part of improvements.

  • Perform other responsibilities and duties, as assigned.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Seven (7) or more years' experience in the fields of accounting, financial analysis, or financial reporting.

  • Experience with interpreting and applying Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and other regulatory requirements.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or related field

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant

  • Three (3) or more years' experience in the audit practice with a public accounting firm

  • Experience with accounting for Employee Benefits

  • Experience leading cross-functional projects

  • Knowledge of regulated companies

  • Strong oral and written communication skills and ability to effectively communicate accounting issues and business processes.

  • Ability to work in a team setting and work across functions and departments.

  • Strong ethics, influence and negotiation, leadership, interpersonal skills, communication, ability to handle stress and engage in continuous learning.

  • Ability to follow Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.


  • Primary work location: Rosemead, California.

  • This position requires an assessment.

  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Relocation may apply to this position.

Why Edison?

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected status. #LI-LH