Accountant Intern (2)

Algonquin Joplin , MO 64802

Posted 2 weeks ago

Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.

Purpose

An opportunity to join a dynamic team driven to source, attract and engage diverse top talent across North America. This position performs selected accounting functions for the Central region.

The incumbent will prepare journal entries, review financial statements, and perform account reconciliations. In addition, the accountant will work closely with the Operations, Regulatory and Property Accounting teams. Knowledge of accounting theory and practice, strong Microsoft EXCEL and analytical skills, effective communication, and time management skills are required. Must be enrolled in an Accounting program with completion of upper level classwork required.

Accountabilities

Assist the Senior Accountant and Manager of Accounting with the following job functions below.

Performing accounting and analytic functions to ensure income, sales, property, and other taxes are presented and prepared accurately.

Preparation of monthly sales and financial documents.

Ensure financial transactions are recorded is in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and tax laws and regulations.

Reconcile business accounts and tax accounts as assigned.

Manage tasks to meet critical filing deadlines while working with Company personnel to evaluate tax information for proper treatment.

Research one off issues as required.

Other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience

1-3 years' experience. Degree seeking candidates preferred.

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp is a North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility with $10+ billion of total assets. (APUC) delivers continuing growth through an expanding pipeline of renewable energy development projects, organic growth within its regulated distribution and transmission businesses, and the pursuit of accretive acquisitions.

The distribution business group (Liberty Utilities) provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission business group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada.

The generation business group (Liberty Power, formerly known as Algonquin Power) owns a portfolio of regulated and long term contracted North American based wind, solar, hydroelectric and thermal powered generating facilities representing more than 1.5+ GW of installed capacity.

Benefits

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Share purchase/match plan

401K Plan

Free refreshments

Top Talent Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

Free parking, including free electrical charging

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role, and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person's unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success.

We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the Talent Acquisition Team.



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