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Graduate Development Program: Associate Analyst Finance Business Partnering Complex Capital Delivery

Waltham, MA
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Description: Description About the Graduate Development Program: National Grid’s Graduate Development Program (GDP) is the company’s flagship pipeline program, targeting recent college graduates joining the company in entry-level full time positions. The GDP is designed to prepare early career professionals for future leadership roles within the organization, aims to support Graduates in developing as leaders, guide their career, and increase their business talents and skills. It provides opportunities for Graduates to explore a broad range of disciplines across our functions and locations, work on a variety of projects, and expand their network. Graduates start their careers at National Grid with an 8-week Orientation. Graduates will spend time learning the core functions of the business, networking with our Executive team, and traveling to our different jurisdictional areas. By the end of Orientation, Graduates have an in depth understanding of who National Grid is as a company and how we do business. They have also formed a network with their fellow Graduates as well as senior business leaders, key GDP stakeholders and GDP Alumni. Graduates also take part in quarterly development sessions with their cohort as well as complete a Capstone Project at the end of their first year with the company. About the Position: Service Company Finance Business Partner serves as the functional partner to assigned Service Company and provides support to said Service Company (i.e. Information Services, Finance, HR, Communications, Financial Services, Legal, Operations, Customer and Business Development). Responsible for supporting key financial targets inclusive of business plan, budget, forecasts, performance reports and providing guidance on achieving targets and supporting decisions from a financial perspective. Reports to the Manager, Financial Business Partnering, Complex Capital Delivery. Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Leverage financial systems to provide financial reporting and support Interpret, explain and communicate functional financial results Support the development of strategic business plans Perform both recurring and ad-hoc value activities Develop financial analysis which can lead to the delivery of reduced cost, efficiencies and performance improvement within the Capital Delivery Strategic Business Plan Provide financial management support for the Complex Capital Delivery cost of function Review and manage budgeting and forecasting activities and work with Corporate Finance to ensure budget and forecast updates are provided accurately and timely Support Cadence Review meetings and addresses any follow-up reporting needs Ensure proper support to meet business requirements of financial and non-financial controls
Qualifications Bachelor or Master’s degree from an accredited institution Concentration in academic studies in Finance or Accounting Graduated between May 2017 and May 2018 Earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; official college transcript required for confirmation Demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills Preference given to candidates with relevant internship experiences Ability to begin the National Grid Graduate Program June 4, 2018 Valid driver’s license with safe driving history Proven leadership experience in at least one of the following: College leadership position (e.g., student government, clubs, athletics). Leadership and/or volunteer experience, in and/or out of the college environment Experienced a full or part-time job while at college and acquired relevant work experience Ability to comfortably use accounting and financial systems Ability to review and resolve data discrepancies. Ability to identify accounting issues and recommend solutions Ability to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines. Experience with accounting, reporting and analytics National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat 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 : MA-Waltham Organisation : Financial Services Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Sep 28, 2017, 12:28:35 PM Unposting Date : Nov 13, 2017, 4:59:00 AM


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