Finance Project Manager (Advisor)

Edison International Rosemead , CA 91770

Posted 2 months ago

Would you like to be a part of Southern California Edison's (SCE) commitment to cleaning the power system, helping customers make cleaner energy choices, modernizing the electrical grid, and achieving excellence?

About Our Team

The Finance group provides financial services to SCE. The organization acts as a steward to do what is best for the company, ensuring that SCE meets or exceeds its strategic objectives.

The Job

You will be part of the Operational Finance group within the Finance organization at SCE. You will work closely with Transmission and Distribution (T&D) Operating Unit and act as a Financial and Strategic Advisor by handling financial analysis, decision support and approvals, developing short and long-term financial forecasts, and supporting regulatory filings.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Support T&D O&M and Capital financial planning activities and provide strategic guidance on critical finance related issues.

  • Applies expertise in corporate finance, financial analysis, and critical thinking to identify and clearly communicate the resolution of unusually complex issues. Issues typically require innovative solutions

  • Responsible for the preparation, analysis of month-end O&M and Capital and present performance results at the T&D Leadership Team meetings on monthly basis.

  • Prepare and present year-end outlook, annual budget, long-term O&M and Capital forecast, and all related variance explanations.

  • Partner with operating planners to assess and identify cost pressures and/or saving opportunities for the year-end Outlook.

  • Test assumptions used by T&D in developing operating plans, including assumptions used in prioritization of work and assumptions in the "risk-informed" planning.

  • Leads and supports the translation of 5-year operating plans to operating budgets used for multiple financial planning purposes including the General Rate Case.

  • Partner with T&D SMEs to estimate the costs and benefits of various projects/programs.

  • Support regulatory filings by providing financial & strategic guidance, including testimony, work papers, and regulatory data request preparation.

  • Act as an advisor to T&D on complex accounting and finance issues.

  • Develop and present effective presentations to all levels of corporate partners with attention to communications objectives and audience needs.

  • Participate and help cross-functional teams to address strategic issues.

  • Maintain a safety conscious work environment by following Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.

  • Perform other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or related discipline.

  • Seven (7) or more years of experience in the field of financial planning & analysis or similar.

  • Three (3) or more years of experience leading projects including project development, implementation, reporting, schedules, and risk management.

  • Experience building reports and ability to track, analyze and maintain the accuracy and integrity of large amounts of data using Excel, Access, and databases.

  • Five (5) or more years of experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or similar discipline.

  • CFA, CPA or Project Management Certificate.

  • Experience in using Enterprise Resource Management (ERP) tools such as SAP, Oracle or similar systems.

  • Experience with "utility" financial planning & analysis and accounting methodologies.

  • Experience developing and implementing client engagement initiatives and strategic business plans across business areas.

  • Experience developing financial models and utilizing modeling tools.

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams or acting as team lead.

  • Experience analyzing information and/or data, developing recommendations and solutions, and effectively communicating recommendations to management.

  • Experience facilitating meetings and presenting to a broad range of audiences and levels across the organization including; Supervisors, Managers, Directors and Vice Presidents.

  • Ability to integrate work across applicable areas, develop the business and services to improve customer satisfaction and efficiency, handle risks appropriately, develop and execute business plans, handle information, and provide excellent service to internal and external customers.

  • Effective resource and project planning, decision-making, results delivery, team building, and the ability to stay up-to-date with technology and innovation.

Comments:

  • The primary work location for this position is Rosemead, California.

  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected status.


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