Basic Information

Department: Finance

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Date published: 28-Oct-2020

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Utility Rate Analyst

We are currently seeking a Utility Rate Analyst to join our team in Minneapolis, MN.   

Please note you must be willing to re-locate to Minneapolis, MN.   

Who we are:
We are a full-service consulting firm for electric utilities, independent power producers and commercial and industrial facilities. PSE is a key player in the deployment of energy resources in the industry.  

About the role:
PSE has an immediate opening for a full-time entry-level Utility Rate and Financial Analyst located in our Minneapolis, MN area office.  This individual will be responsible for providing analysis and consulting services to PSE clients for a wide range of economic and financial engagements.

What you'll do:
  • Participate in the completion of various utility rate and financial studies in a project team environment.
  • Analyze, interpret, and report on client financial statements and performance.
  • Help prepare cost allocation studies used to assess and design utility rates.
  • Prepare comparison of rates between a variety of utilities.
  • Assist with developing innovative rates and policies in consideration of: cost structures, price signals, distributed energy resources, net metering, value of solar, demand-side management, etc.
  • Assist in the preparation of analysis and exhibits as needed to support expert testimony.
  • Assist with the review and audit of financial and management policies for PSE clients.
  • Develop forecasts of costs and revenues using trend or regression analysis.
To accomplish the above tasks, it is crucial the individual is capable of:
  • Managing and documenting progress on assigned tasks, deadlines and budgets for multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Gathering and processing substantial amounts of data in Microsoft Excel.
  • Possess the ability to work as a team, independently and on occasion remotely.
Requirements:
  • A bachelor’s degree in business, economics, or mathematics is strongly preferred. 
  • Possess strong organizational skills needed to participate in multiple project teams simultaneously while completing tasks on time, target, and budget.
  • Possess the ability and drive to produce excellent work product, learn new concepts, develop skills, and be a strong team player.
  • Value client relationships.
  • Possess integrity, honesty, accountability and have strong moral principles.
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
  • Ability to work with large data file sets and manipulate into workable formats
  • Basic knowledge of electric utility systems and interest in data analytics a plus.
What we offer:
  • PSE offers an excellent benefit package which includes paid time off, 401(k), health, dental, vision and life insurance. 

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