The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


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Assistant Controller, NY

Brooklyn, NY
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Finance Operations, Assistant Controller – New York (NY) assists the jurisdictional controller in processing and providing accurate and credible financial data for the NY jurisdiction. Provides the Jurisdictional Controller guidance and support in the Record to Report process as it applies to each jurisdiction. Takes a leading role in maintaining financial ownership of the Meter to Cash and Source to Pay processes for the jurisdiction. Assists the Jurisdictional Controller in enabling operational accounting, Service Company accounting, accounting policies, payment processing, mandatory filings and inter-company transactions within NY jurisdiction. Reports to the Jurisdictional Controller in leading and providing support to the teams across operating companies and utilities within the jurisdictions. Ensures appropriate financial risk assessment and preparation of financial statements under GAAP, IFRS and FERC.
Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Assists in the End-to-end ownership of the Record to Report process as it relates to each Jurisdiction. Financial ownership of the Meter to Cash and Source to Pay processes. Responsible for accurate and credible end-to-end accounting operations for the appropriate jurisdiction. Owns accounting and general ledger and subsidiary ledger close activities for jurisdiction. Provides leadership support for complex teams that deliver accounting activities for entities operating within the NY jurisdiction. Primarily responsible for the month-end process; performs monthly revenue and AR reporting. Responsible for all transaction processes, audit outcomes, and the assists in the effective maintenance of internal controls within the jurisdiction. Leads accounting activities, participates variance review, accruals and jurisdiction reconciliations to provide financial data for the jurisdiction.. Prepares U.S. GAAP filings, and where applicable IFRS, and communicates performance to the Jurisdiction. Supports implementation of appropriate policies, internal controls, accounting standards and procedures to drive performance. Improves predictability of results for NY jurisdiction through accurate data to reduce risk and protect the company. Liaises with jurisdictional business partners to ensure alignment on finance operational processes and provides necessary subject matter expertise. Provides counsel to team members and assists in the management of third-party consultants and contractors. Manages a large team with the focus on team member development of regulatory knowledge, cross-functional skills, allocates / monitors tasks, motivates and retains staff and manages performance.
Qualifications K nowledge and Experience Required: Accuracy and accessibility of financial records Regulatory and Jurisdiction Finance Multi-state regulatory and filing Proper documentation of all finance operation processes Maintaining balanced budget Financial control identification Risk mitigation Project management and process simplification Effective business partnerships Qualifications Required: Bachelor’s Degree (Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or related degree), CPA certification with a minimum of 15 years of professional accounting experience with progressively increased responsibility Experience in regulatory or jurisdiction finance Broad range of financial, management, and / or project management experience Knowledge of the FERC Uniform System of Accounts and utility accounting experience Knowledge of state regulatory and filing requirements Knowledge of utility or related industry processes, financial systems and business activities Financial acumen and analytic skills; experience in financial reporting, budgeting, procurement, taxation, and knowledge of SEC reporting requirements Experience working across department and geographic boundaries to lead risk mitigation, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the COSO Internal Control – Integrated Framework Strong ability to work across department and geographic boundaries High standards and a commitment to data accuracy Excellent written and oral communication skills Strong leadership, effective planning and execution skills Proven track record of effectively managing and developing a team
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Financial Services Primary Location : NY-Brooklyn Other Locations : MA-Waltham Organisation : Financial Services Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Jan 31, 2018, 1:44:45 PM Unposting Date : Ongoing


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