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Associate Accountant/Accountant (R1-19-0238)

Portland General Electric, Portland, OR

Job - Corporate/Business

Close Date: 02/18/2019


For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.

PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.

Associate Accountant/Accountant (R1-19-0238)
As an Accountant, you will perform general accounting activities to include preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements, such as balance sheets and profit and loss statements. You’ll be responsible for accounting transactions and ensuring the integrity of internal controls and accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with generally accepted accounting principles, company policies and regulatory accounting. In addition, you will conduct accounting research and provide support for forecasting, budgeting and variance analysis.
What’s in it for you? You’ll get an opportunity to work on different projects with people from different areas of expertise. This will help you continue to develop your business acumen by learning from those around you while developing new sets of knowledge and skills. There’s room to grow where the future is electric!
Our ideal candidate is someone that is proactive about improving processes and enjoys modeling, streamlining and analyzing data.
These positions require a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or another business-related field. The Associate Accountant will have up to two years of experience in accounting, finance or other business-related field or equivalent experience and Accountant will have two or more years’ experience in accounting, finance or other business-related field or equivalent experience. The position will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidate’s applicable skills and experience.

Join us today and power your potential!

PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. 

To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.

PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.

Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.
Talent Acquisition Contact:
Sequoia McGinnis

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