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Date Posted: Mar 11, 2019

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: 


  • Responsible for monitoring and validating ISO settlement data, interpreting ISO rules to ensure optimal collection of revenues, identifying inaccuracies, analysis of energy trading activities, and associated regulatory reports.     


Essential Duties/Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for all reconciliation, data entry, validation and responding to all ISO discrepancies for generation meter data on a daily/monthly basis.
  • Responsible for reconciliation, analysis, and validation of ISO settlement statements.
  • Work closely with the power trading desks, regulatory affairs personnel, and FERC legal counsel in reconciling internal and external financial settlement requests.
  • Assist in creating and developing reports for the accounting team and various level of management.
  • Consistently understand, analyze and review changes to ISO market rules.
  • Using knowledge of market rules and pending changes, work closely with other regional accounting personnel to ensure that revenue recognition and expense recognition is accurately reflected in the financial accounts and in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for organizing, validating and submitting EIA monthly/annual reports and FERC Electric Quarterly Reports (EQR), working with generation stations, legal counsel and support staff.
  • Assist in creating and developing spreadsheets, data retrieval tools and macros for ISO settlements, EIA reporting, FERC EQR, and generation optimization.   
  • Comply with Sarbanes Oxley Sec. 404 legislation as it relates to the work processes for Financial Reporting and Regional Accounting department
  • Additional duties as assigned


Working Conditions:


  • Open office environment.
  • Some overtime required as special projects arise.
  • Travel (add % of the time or minimal, etc.)



Minimum Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance or related field of study.
  • Advanced MS Excel modeling skills required.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Energy/ISO experience a plus but not required.
  • Basic database use skills preferred.


Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Must be a self-starter; possess good planning, organization, and communication skills.
  • Proficient in handling multiple concurrent projects and deadlines.
  • Ability to respond to changing demands from multiple sources.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.



Physical Requirements:

  • None

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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