This position will focus on special projects, process improvements, and the backfill of other Accounting roles/responsibilities during periods of transition. The ideal candidate will have diverse accounting background, pick up new responsibilities quickly, and enjoy designing and implementing new processes. This position will have exposure to Fixed Asset Accounting, General Accounting, Regulatory Accounting, as well as Revenue & Supply Accounting on a rotational basis.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assist with the month end close process including account reconciliations, financial analysis and controls.
Backfill of other Accounting roles/responsibilities during periods of transition.
Lead special projects and process improvements to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the department.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) & Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) Requirements.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
Proven ability to quickly learn, solve problems, and improve processes independently.
Strong customer service orientation and ability to work with individuals at various levels and with various backgrounds throughout the organization.
Problem solving and analytical skills.
Ability to evaluate and redesign processes.
Knowledgeable in or willingness to learn new systems and assist with planning, evaluation and implementing system enhancements.
Team orientation, focusing on the big picture, but willing to drill down into details as necessary.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
4 - 10 years of experience
Public accounting experience preferred
About UGI Utilities Inc.
UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company. The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,700 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.