Central Electric Power Cooperative is currently seeking candidates to fill the position of Manager of Power Supply Contracts & Audits in the Power Supply Department. This position reports to the Senior Vice President of Planning and Power Supply.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Plans and manages the audit process of (a) Santee Cooper’s cost of service study and (b) Duke Energy’s wholesale formula rate.
Manages Central’s customer review of Duke Energy’s transmission formula rate review.
Negotiates audit and issue resolution related to wholesale and transmission billings from Santee Cooper, Duke & SEPA.
Serves as Central’s subject matter expert relating to the following purchase power agreements including managing additions, deletion, and other changes to the contracts:
Southeastern Power Administration (SEPA) including serving on the Board of the Southeastern Federal Preference Customer (SEFPC) organization.
Santee Cooper Coordination Agreement
Duke Energy Carolinas PPA
Keeps abreast of accounting and regulatory issues impacting Santee Cooper and Duke Energy PPA charges; communicates regulatory issues and their impact on the cooperative to management as appropriate.
Present analyses and recommendations to Central executive staff as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of generally acceptable accounting principles
Knowledge of utility accounting
Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel
Practical application of analytical skills
Interpersonal skills including written and oral communication
Highly detailed oriented a plus
Project-management skills a plus
This position requires travel of approximately 10% - 15%. This includes travel time as needed to attend conferences and training necessary to keep abreast of industry changes as need to perform the job responsibilities.
Education and Work Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
CPA License, MBA, or similar advanced degree preferred
5+ years of audit experience preferred
3+ years of supervisory experience preferred
2+ years of electric utility experience preferred
Central Electric Power Cooperative is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
About Central Electric Power Co-op, Inc.
Central Electric Power Cooperative, Inc. is South Carolina’s generation and transmission electric cooperative, providing power to the state’s 20 distribution cooperatives. These cooperatives ultimately serve over 1.5 million member-consumers. Central primarily purchases the power it supplies to its members through long-term power supply contracts. In addition, Central constructs and maintains transmission lines located throughout the state.