Salt River Electric Cooperative has an opportunity for a motivated individual for a career as Staff Accountant. This position will be responsible for all accounting department operations. Duties include, but not limited to; recording and maintaining financial information in accordance with RUS, state, and federal guidelines, assist in developing and preparing annual financial budget, calculating and posting journal entries, reconciling bank accounts, initiating wire transfers for payment of debt obligations and power bills, and preparing reliable and accurate monthly financial statements and related documents. The Staff Accountant reports directly to the CFO.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting. Must be able to apply accounting principles. Must be able to organize work and set priorities. Must be proficient with various business software programs, including Excel. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be skilled in working on matters requiring a high degree of confidentiality. It is expected that an opportunity for advancement will be available for the proper candidate.
This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive. An employee will also perform other reasonably related business duties as assigned to fulfill the objectives of the cooperative.
Salt River Electric reserves the right to revise or change the description and specifications as the need arises. This position description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.
Salt River Electric is located in Central Kentucky, approximately 35 miles south of Louisville, KY. Serves approx. 54,000 customers. Salt River Electric is a distribution system for Nelson, Bullitt, Spencer and Washington Counties. Applications can be printed from www.srelectric.com web site. Applications and summary of qualifications must be mailed to Manager of Human Resources, Salt River Electric, PO Box 609, Bardstown, KY 40004 or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 24, 2021. EOE M/F/Vet/Disability. Benefits includes, medical, dental, defined pension plan, 401k, life insurance, long-term disability, paid holidays and vacation.