Direct Energy generates electricity and produces natural gas, as well as selling commodities and
servicing the energy needs of homes and businesses in 46 U.S. states plus the District of
Columbia and 10 Canadian provinces. We also help our customers save on their energy bills
through energy efficiency. Located in over 50 locations, our team of 6,000+ employees serve over
6 million residential and commercial customer relationships.
Direct Energy is a subsidiary of Centrica plc (LSE:CNA), one of the world's leading integrated
energy companies with over 20 million customers and 34,000 employees worldwide. We are
committed to being the most recommended energy and services provider and leading the
transition to a low carbon society.
The IndividualDirect Energy and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer - EOE AA
Home Protection has 3 business units (Home Warranty of America ("HWA"), Protection Plans, American Water Heater Rentals ("AWHR") that serve the North American Market. HWA and Protection plans provide repair and maintenance plans for the whole home and individual appliances that are sold either through realtors or direct to consumer. AWHR provides rentals of water heaters, washers, and dryers to consumers.
Developing analytical models to forecast and understand short and long-term trends for relevant business drivers
Analyzing Gross Margin Components to provide relevant Executive Level guidance on business performance and areas of risk and opportunity
Partnering with other areas of Finance (BPM, Cash, etc.) on the reporting and analysis of all Gross Margin Components and impacts on holistic P&L
Building relationships with operational partners across the business, notably, Finance Partnering, to streamline monthly reporting and annual planning process
Ensuring effective, efficient, and accurate reporting and analytical processes
Performing standard Weekly, Monthly, and Quarterly reporting and updating and tracking Key Performance Indicator's (KPI) with excellent attention to detail
Provide a high-quality response to ad-hoc queries, demonstrating business understanding and analytical excellence
Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or relevant field preferred
2-3 years of experience working in an analysis and/or finance environment
Demonstrated ability to complete quantitative and qualitative analysis and build financial models
Able to concisely and effectively deliver insights, recommendations, and results to Executive Level management
Excellent quantitative and analytical skills, and reporting on large amounts of data
Attention to detail while ensuring reasonability and adhering to tight deadlines
Self-starter with effective time management skills and an ability to prioritize individual workload
Keen sense of urgency around delivery of reports and deadlines
Effective communication skills: Written and verbal with an ability to obtain and analyze information and draw business solutions
Intellectual Curiosity: a desire to learn and grow and a willingness to experiment in order to learn
Adaptability: mental agility, comfort with ambiguity, and the capacity to change old behaviors in light of new evidence
Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, and PowerPoint required
Microsoft Access and SQL skills preferred but not required
BOBJ and BPC preferred but not required
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This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.