Director - Financial Analysis & Planning (Ren 9224)

Avangrid Portland , OR 97228

Posted 1 week ago


Responsible for the Long Term Planning, Asset Impairment test processes and provide accurate, timely and insightful analysis for Senior Management; identify and solve business issues by using financial and modelling skills to enable management decision making in the company. Significant interface with key internal stakeholders (commercial, business development, treasury, accounting and operational leaders).

Support Executive/ Managing Director of Business Planning & Analysis with special projects as necessary. Use long term forecast models to analyze various business scenarios and translates changing economic, market, regulatory and other local conditions into financial implications.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads modeling efforts, with key input into the assumptions, that supports company's Lon Term Plan and asset impairment tests for both USGAAP and IFRS.

  • Work closely with accounting, Tax and Treasury teams to provide accurate forecast for all current and expected Tax Equity structures within the company

  • Act as a liaison with Avangrid and Iberdrola finance teams on the activities previously described.

  • Develops and maintains multiple complex business financial models to be used for strategic planning, budgeting and long-term forecasting. Maintains a solid understanding of specific accounting and regulatory treatment specific to the US portfolio.

  • Lead/support efforts to enhance forecast accuracy by developing, and implementing systems/processes for long range plans and HLBV projections.

  • Participate in the preparation of annual Investor Day materials that support five-year outlook

  • Recommend, develop, and implement process improvements to optimize budget and Long Term Planning processes.

  • Provides meaningful and timely explanation of forecast and recommendations to minimize risks; develops effective financial, management, and operational reporting that conveys results and orients discussions to key events, risks, and business decisions across Avangrid Renewable Portfolio.

  • Assists in the development of annual budget and intra year forecast.

  • Support investor relations and Treasury team (rating agency presentations, banker's presentations, external financings) as needed.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or a related discipline from an accredited college/university or equivalent combination of education

and experience is required.

  • Seven (7) years of recent verifiable experience in a similar role is required.

  • MBA degree (preferred) or CPA designation

  • Experience in energy industry is a plus

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong financial modeling skills of financial statements including income statement, cash flow and balance sheet.

  • Working experience in forecasting complex financial structures (Tax Equity Partnerships) and HLBV modeling.

  • Good understanding of double entry process and accounting/ reporting under US GAAP (IFRS is a plus).

  • Knowledge of financial metrics principles, purchase price allocation and valuation methodologies.

  • Excellent computer skills with Microsoft office and financial management software (e.g. SAP/BPC) (User profile).

  • Demonstrated ability to lead projects.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with highly developed interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and cooperatively with others as well as operate with a minimum of supervision.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a medical Fit for Duty exam, background check, references, drug screen, verification of legal right to work in the U.S., and in some cases, a credit check. A credit check will be administered when a prospective employee will be working in Finance, Accounting, Treasury or where duties may involve handling of funds, accounts or cash. A Motor Vehicle (MVR) check will be administered when a prospective employee will be regularly using a company vehicle. Avangrid Renewables is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability, or any other status or class protected by federal or state law.

Avangrid Renewables is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability, or any other status or class protected by federal or state law.

AVANGRID's employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link

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