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Analyst, Cash Flow & Corporate

Date Posted: Jun 22, 2020

Location: Princeton, NJ, US

Company: NRG

Job Description

NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of our diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune 500 company, NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, we implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost three million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.

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Job Summary: 

  • Provide modeling, forecasting and analytical support on corporate cash flow budgeting and forecasting including valuation modeling


Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide analytical support (financial modeling, valuation, sensitivity analysis) to corporate FP&A activities
  • Maintain and/or review complex financial models to support decision making for future investments and business performance measures
  • Work with business units, tax, accounting, various technical teams and advisors to assist in the preparation of detailed forecast of profit and loss, cash flows and balance sheets
  • Assist with ensuring that assumptions and modeling are appropriate and reasonable, while ensuring that the model accurately reflects the terms and conditions of the key project documents
  • Assist with automation of data inputs into the financial planning application
  • Assist in determination of key value drivers of segment valuations
  • Assist with the preparation of recommendations to be presented to senior management
  • Assist in providing data for NRG earnings releases and other corporate functions
  • Assist in providing regular updates of key corporate valuation metrics including performing financial analysis to determine present and future financial performance
  • Assist with quarterly preparation of GAAP to non-GAAP reconciliations for EBITDA and Cash Flows to be included in external reporting materials
  • Manage Capital Expenditure financial model for actuals and projections for the Company
  • Responsible for loading Actual Cash Capital expenditures on a monthly basis through coordination with Accounting, IT and FP&A Business leads
  • Provide variance analysis for Capital expenditure movements between Actuals and Projections by coordinating with the business functional leads in FP&A and Operations
  • Complete ad-hoc projects and create reports as needed


Working Conditions:

  • Open office environment.
  • Some overtime required as special projects arise.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree with concentration in finance and/or accounting or comparable business field required
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience.
  • Strong quantitative and Excel skills
  • Ability to work in a results-oriented, project-driven, fast-paced, real-time team environment, prioritize projects and deliver quality results within tight time constraints
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.
  • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in an open office team setting and matrix organization

NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace.  To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability
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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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