Number of positions: 1
Work Hours: F/T, Monday – Friday
Benefits (Yes/No?): YES
Education Required: Completion of Relevant 3-year (+) college program
Certificates Required: All computerized systems current and relevant to role an asset but not required
Number of Years of Previous Experience Required: 5 years of accounting and financial analysis experience
Own Transportation Required: Yes
Start Date: Immediately
Main Responsibilities: Main Responsibilities:
Responsible for all monthly and annual Wholesale Settlements data preparation, calculations and reporting in support of regulatory submissions. + Calculate monthly wholesale power bill estimates and reconciliations, including IESO and Hydro One, and analyze and prepare reports for use by Elexicon Financial Services. + Assist with ensuring compliance with the Ontario Energy Board codes and other compliance instruments inclusive of the Retail Settlement Code, Distribution System Code, Standard Supply Service Code, Affiliate Relationship Code, Transmission System Code, Transmission Rate Schedule, IESO Market Rules, and other directives and bulletins as published. + Complete trend analysis to detect variances and patterns and project future direction of rates, demand, consumption, billed values and other submitted determinants. + Assist with ad hoc analysis/reporting on various financial and non-financial data including Industrial Conservations Initiative (Class A Global Adjustment) as requested by the Manager Wholesale Settlements or other stakeholders. + Compile, analyze, maintain, and provide access to detailed information and reports for use in Elexicon Financial Services activities. 2 + Liaise with Independent Electricity Operator, Ontario Power Generation, Embedded Generators, Hydro One, and others regarding invoice discrepancies, adjustments and regulation and rate changes. + Provide LDC metrics and data for comparators, surveys, and indicators to various internal and external stakeholders. + First level of review and assistance for internal and external stakeholder inquiries for problem resolution related to balancing and investigating discrepancies, adjustments, submissions, and statistical data. + Review OEB rate orders and communicate forthcoming rate changes to internal stakeholders. + Prepare and distribute IESO, Hydro One and other Embedded invoices to internal and external stakeholders. + Use multiple systems to extract data and process reports for submission and reconciliation purposes. + Manage complex workbook and other supporting documentation including automated safeguards to identify discrepancies and perform investigation and analysis. + Calculate Net System Load Shape and Weighted Average Price required for monthly wholesale market settlement. + Provide ongoing business process updates and recommendations for development of procedures and policy changes. + Primary contact to liaise with internal and external auditors for all Wholesale Settlements inquiries. + Assist the Manager in execution of the Internal Audit plan as required. + Manage and execute goal-oriented tasks and/or projects established by the Manager to achieve departmental objectives. + Attend to administrative matters as may be delegated by the Manager. + Maintain confidentiality in all matters of a personal and sensitive nature.
Job Requirements: Ability to exercise independent judgment and perform all assigned duties with minimal supervision. + Understanding of and exposure to utility operations including detailed knowledge of applicable regulatory documents and legislation. + Analytical experience. + Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. 3 + Assured operational skills in a computerized, network dependent environment, and the ability to quickly learn and adapt to new systems and processes. + Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
* Advanced standing in a professional designation program (e.g., CPA) an asset.
**Successful candidates will be required to submit valid proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Company Culture: Team-Oriented, “Response-Ability” approaches to work, Inclusive & Diverse.
Social Interaction: Constant and tactful, professional interaction; able to clearly communicate and deescalate and resolve issues; reports to the Manager, Wholesale Settlements
Describe the Ideal Candidate for this Role: Values of safety, kinship, responsiveness, competence, and mindfulness; strong work ethic, helpful and communicative.
Successful candidate will play a key role in our day-to-day operations with the Customer Experience team, driving and supporting projects and initiatives that will support our vision of empowering the communities we serve and help customers seize opportunities to ignite a better future!
Communication: Fluent English (with client service, community and governmental liaison and team contribution commitment being critical!)