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Accounting Research Manager

Date: Feb 15, 2019

Location: Newark, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  53836 

Job Function/Category:  Finance / Accounting 

Employment Type:  Exempt Full Time 

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey.  PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.

 

Primary responsibilities are as follows: creation and review of PSEG accounting policies, accounting research (FASB, SEC, EITF) related to specific transactions or new businesses, participation with EEI/AGA in advocating industry technical accounting positions to standard setters, due diligence projects, accounting standard implementation and specialized assistance for SEC reporting.  Assist in the development of the application of accounting methods. policies and procedures. Participate with the Lease Accounting Group in Corporate Real Estate in the monitoring of lease transactions and related accounting. Act as consultant to management as it relates to the attainment of business objectives. Assist in implementation/consideration of new accounting pronouncements and their effects on PSEG and its subsidiaries. Analyze new businesses and new transactions and determine appropriate accounting alternatives under GAAP. Monitor the effectiveness of policies and procedures to accomplish objectives. Develop and document new processes for accounting for new business transactions. Assist in SEC reporting.

 

Required Qualifications, Competencies, Education or Experience:

 

  • Accounting degree with current CPA certification.
  • Five to twelve years of mixed public accounting and industry experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of overall GAAP.
  • Experience in SEC reporting.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

 

Desired Qualifications, Competencies, Education or Experience:

 

  • “Big 4” accounting experience.

  • Experience with Leases under ASC 840 and ASC 842.

 

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

 

 

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Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process.

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.

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