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Financial Consultant Job

Date: Apr 13, 2019

Location: MN - Monticello, US, 55362

Company: Xcel Energy

Location(s): MN - Monticello

 

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow?  A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

 

 

Position Summary
Responsible for providing the strategic counsel, expertise, vision and leadership for identifying, evaluating, implementing and integrating appropriate financial strategies. Develop unique methods, techniques, evaluation criteria and solutions for obtaining financial results for extremely complex problems with intangible variance factors. Provide financial direction to ensure future needs are met. Leads complex financial evaluations and analysis, manages projects and develops business solutions. Takes a leadership role in directing and providing expert consultation to Financial Analysts.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing the strategic counsel, expertise, vision and leadership for identifying, evaluating, implementing and integrating appropriate financial strategies. Oversee the gathering, analysis, preparation and summary of present and future financial budget trends and performance. Responsible for presentations to Business Area leaders and works closely with senior leadership to ensure they are effectively utilizing existing financial strategies. From a financial perspective, perform complex, confidential studies and analysis.
  • Develops and implements unique solutions to complex problems with intangible variance factors, exercises independent judgment in developing methods, techniques and evaluation criterion including interpreting accounting guidance to challenge and obtain the proper financial results.
  • Coordinate the financial analysis and support to management for the annual budget process, as well as modeling, analysis and financial support for current year and five year forecasting.
  • Leads complex projects and financial evaluations. Implements process improvements and business solutions.
  • Takes a leadership role in directing and providing guidance to and reviewing the work of Financial Analysts. Effectively manage change and assist others in managing change.


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Accounting, Finance or related discipline.
  • MBA, CPA, or CFA preferred.
  • Minimum seven years experience in general financial accounting, reporting or analysis.
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Demonstrated skills in analysis, financial and economic modeling, financial process controls and problem solving.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team and to interface with all levels of management.

 

 

 

 

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As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
     

 

Posting Notes:  MN - Monticello || MN - Monticello || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75660:Nuclear Finance || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
 

Requisition Number: 17859

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com


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