Employment Status: Full-Time Regular
Salary: $3,282.00 Bi-weekly
Workplace Flexibility: No
Posting End Date: Open until filled
We’re a Canadian-owned and BC-based energy company taking steps toward a lower-carbon energy future by providing renewable energy, natural gas and electricity to more than 1.2 million customers.
We’re looking for new talent to join us as we transform BC’s energy future. Our diverse team of more than 2,600 employees is committed to a safe and inclusive culture where each of us can connect, belong and grow. Join us and let’s work together for a better BC. Responsibilities
Develops and produces corporate consolidated financial statements on a monthly basis by reviewing and analyzing legal financial statements of FortisBC Holdings Inc. and subsidiaries to determine significant changes as validity tests are applied; reviewing and considering conditions of share ownership status in the consolidating process; obtaining consolidation details from subsidiaries; preparing complex consolidation journal entries; analyzing consolidated financial statements to ensure they are reasonable and in compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
Prepares monthly, quarterly, and annual analytical reviews of FortisBC Holdings Inc. legal and consolidated financial statements to determine reasons for variances against budget and the prior year. On a quarterly basis, prepares a detailed analysis of variances for senior management and the audit committee. May also be involved in the preparation of a variety of monthly and/or annual reports of capital and intangible additions, retirements, depreciation, and net book values for FortisBC Holdings Inc. and its subsidiary companies.
Participates in the preparation of annual and quarterly interim reports for shareholders and regulatory agencies by extracting data from consolidated financial statements and assembling them into annual/quarterly formats.
Consolidates, reviews, and analyzes annual capital and operating budgets for the FortisBC Holdings Inc. group of companies.
Responds to a variety of inquiries related to FortisBC Holdings Inc. operations, and compiles information in response to special inquiries from management and external bodies such as the BCUC, external auditors, and government agencies.
Prepares Statement of Changes in Cash Flow (monthly, quarterly, and annually), monthly FortisBC Holdings Inc. and Utility current year forecasts, FortisBC Holdings Inc. and Utility non-consolidated Financial Statements, and FortisBC Holdings Inc. non-regulated subsidiaries financial statements (monthly, quarterly and annually).
Prepares various pro-forma financial ratios for prospectus and other security-filing documents at the request of Senior Management.
Prepares a number of month-end journal entries, including (but not limited to) routine income-tax entries, and interest swap calculations.
Develops and produces financial projections and forecasts used in the monthly financial review package.
Reviews FortisBC Holdings Inc.’s legal accounting records on a monthly basis and ensures account analysis is correct.
Performs duties of a minor nature related to the above duties which do not affect the rating of the job. Requirements
Completion of a degree from a recognized accredited post-secondary institution.
Completion of a recognized professional accounting designation (CPA).
Five (5) years of financial accounting experience including financial statement consolidation, preparation, and financial analysis involving financial computer modeling, and high-level corporate accounting consulting advice for a large public organization.
Demonstrated well-developed communication and interpersonal skills to discuss ideas, present changes in methodology and respond to management inquiries on financial reports.
Sound analytical, organizational, written, and verbal communication skills including the ability to organize and prepare a variety of reports, summaries, procedural documents, and policy statements.
Sound knowledge of computer systems operations, including mainframe and PC database structures and protocols. Advanced knowledge of accounting and spreadsheet software, and working knowledge of FortisBC Holdings Inc. and subsidiaries’ standard software in use in the department.
Courteous professional manner.
Our engaging workplace offers a wide range of challenging opportunities while being safe, inclusive, and diverse. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package while supporting life-long career development. We also encourage volunteerism and nourish the need to give back to your community.