Account Analyst

  • Location
    Downers Grove, Illinois
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary
  • Salary
    $ 22 - $ 30 / Hour
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Analyst

This is a contract position expected to go through the end of September 2018. The pay rate ranges from $22.00 - $28.00 /hr based on experience and the position is located in Downers Grove, Illinois. Please only apply if you meet the below requirements and available to start immediately.

Summary:
Nominates, schedules, and monitors gas transportation, purchases, sales and storage on pipeline systems in order to minimize transport cost. Administers all on-system transportation and allocates gas related costs to appropriate jurisdictions and customer classes.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

• Reviews and verifies customer account usage and nominations from LDC to assure accuracy.
• Actualizes customer volumes
• Monitors customer account usage and storage balance in order to keep imbalances to a minimum.
• Prepares and furnishes data and reports for use in LDC rate comparison.
• Prepares daily and monthly reports as required indicating gas volumes flowed, transport imbalances, storage balances and value, and on-system transport revenues.
• Prepares analyzes and reports pertaining to gas flow management activity.
• Monitors weather forecasts

Experience: Requires no prior gas industry experience but it is a plus.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, Licenses/Certifications, Abilities and Personal Characteristics:

• Able to demonstrate and apply strong technical and analytical skills
• Able to think, reason, and act logically in order to resolve problems with effective solutions.
• Able to recognize and handle confidential information in a discreet manner.
• Able to learn, adapt to and apply new technology.
• Able to demonstrate and apply proficiency in the use personal computers and their business applications, including working knowledge of word processing, e-mail, spreadsheets and database management software (currently Microsoft Word, Outlook e-mail, Excel, Access).
• Able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in a clear and concise manner.
• Able to quickly conceptualize and assimilate data to make timely decisions and take appropriate action.
• Able to demonstrate commitment and follow through to assure that tasks are completed as necessary.
• Able to work with close attention to detail, in a highly accurate manner to produce complete and timely work.
• Able to remain focused in the face of distractions, conceptualize quickly and assimilate data to make timely decisions and take appropriate action.
• Able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills (including diplomacy, tact, rapport and active listening skills) and to communicate effectively with co-workers, management, suppliers, customers and transporters.
• Able to prioritize work, meet deadlines, manage multiple tasks concurrently and respond flexibly to changing work priorities.
• Able to motivate self, perform duties, accomplish tasks and achieve goals independently or with minimal supervision including self-directed learning.
• Able to work collaboratively in a team environment and across departmental, organizational and functional lines to achieve results while maintaining a high level of morale.
• Able to demonstrate consistently commitment to assure assigned tasks and duties are completed in an accurate, detailed, thorough and timely manner.
• Able to demonstrate respect for all individuals, adhere to the Company’s values and business practices and do both consistently.
• Able to provide a valid state driver's license, present and maintain a safe driving record and to operate motor vehicles safely and in compliance with applicable laws and company policies.

Working Conditions:
• Able to work in fast-paced office environment with a high volume workload and frequent, short deadlines that may require more than a 40-hour work week to meet established deadlines including working nights or weekends, as required.
• Able to participate in on-call activities and to be on-call at least one weekend per month and during various weekday evening hours to assist customers.
• Able to work scheduled overtime on a regular basis and unscheduled overtime as workload demands.
• Able to work in open-concept office environment.

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