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Consolidated Edison employs professionals in engineering, finance, information technology, and various skilled trades. Explore our available opportunities to find a position that matches your skills, experience and training in the following areas:

Staff Accountant / 2L - 17-0738
Title: Staff Accountant / 2L
Organization: Tax Department
Department: General Taxes
Expires On: 10/5/2017

Job Code: 17-0738

Qualifications:

The Tax Department is seeking to hire a staff accountant to work in its gross receipt tax group. The successful candidate must be able to exercise independent judgment and possess the ability to render sound business decisions. Must be well organized, detail-oriented, and flexible to handle multiple assignments, and meet deadlines. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and have the ability to interact with peers, support staff, auditors, outside agencies, and various levels of management. Must possess strong leadership skills and have the ability to influence and persuade others to improve work practices/processes while maintaining internal controls. Bachelor’s degree preferably in Finance, Accounting, or related field. Three to five years’ work experience in the field of accounting, including demonstrated experience in one or more of the following disciplines; general accounting, tax accounting and/or compliance or plan asset accounting or related experience. The successful candidate must be familiar with GAAP and be proficient with Microsoft office products (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

Additional:

Knowledge of Oracle EBS and Business Intelligence is preferred. A Master’s Degree or CPA license is also preferred



Responsibilities: Prepares the accrual and compliance function (tax return preparation and related payments) for state and local gross receipts taxes and various federal, state and local excise taxes. Analyzes general ledger accounts, reconciles variances and resolves discrepancies. Prepares tax schedules for the SEC, FERC, PSC and other regulated companies’ filings and reports. Incumbent is involved in cash forecast and budgeting functions for gross receipt and excise taxes and may participate in monthly meetings with Treasury to assist in managing cash flow. Incumbent maintains good corporate relations with and responds to inquiries on taxes from external and internal stakeholders, which includes external and internal auditors. Represents the Tax Department in meetings held with our stakeholders, including those for billing matters related to customer billings for gross receipt and excise taxes. Monitors pronouncements from taxing agencies for changes in the tax law or tax rates. Reviews existing processes, pro-actively explore the need for alternatives, and communicate a plan of action. Performs other related tasks and assignments as needed




Physical Requirements: A valid Driver’s License is required. The Successful Candidate must be willing and able to travel within the Con Edison service territory.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law.

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Recruitment Section Manager
4 Irving Place
15th Floor South
New York, New York 10003
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Recruitment Section Manager
4 Irving Place
15th Floor South
New York, New York 10003
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