Portland General Electric
Portland OR
Thursday, October 19, 2017
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APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled.

For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.

PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.

SOX Analyst II (R17-431)
Assist PGE’s Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance program, including coordinating PGE’s SOX Committee, performing risk assessments, evaluating and maintaining segregation of duties, the development and maintenance of control documentation, and evaluation of control deficiencies. Consult with various businesses and IT personnel on control deficiencies and recommend corrective actions. Provide training to build and maintain strong control practices.  On a quarterly basis, assist in the preparation of reporting materials to PGE’s Audit, Controls and Disclosure Committees pertaining to the design and effectiveness of internal controls over financial reporting.
Independently provide accounting services, including coordination and preparation of various regulatory financial reports. Ensure that reports are in compliance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States (GAAP) and regulatory requirements including the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the Oregon Public Utility Commission (OPUC). Occasionally perform accounting research and provide recommendations on accounting and reporting issues for decision-making.

Bring these skills to our team:

Knowledge and understanding of internal control processes including the requirements of SOX.
Analytical and problem solving skills and demonstrated ability to learn and retain technical skills and knowledge.
Excellent human relations, communications and team behavior skills
Demonstrated ability to independently manage time and work projects effectively, including establishing project goals, tracking status and communicating final results/recommendations, with minimal supervision.
Strong knowledge of GAAP and the ability to perform accounting research and formulate and defend recommendations.
General understanding of FERC accounting theory and practices, or demonstrate the ability to learn.
Effective Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills and the ability to quickly develop a working knowledge of ERP systems.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor degree in Accounting. CPA or CPA candidate preferred and 2 or more years of experience in accounting, auditing, financial reporting or related field.

To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R17-431. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.

PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.

Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.
Talent Acquisition Contact:
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