Pricing & Rates Sr. Analyst

Company Name:
Nebraska Public Power District
Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD)has an immediate opening for a Pricing & Rates Sr. Analyst located in Columbus, Nebraska. Go to to learn all that Columbus, NE and the surrounding area has to offer! Summary of Job Duties: The incumbent is accountable for working independently with limited supervision to provide technical development and analysis for various pricing and rates projects. This includes completing segments of wholesale rate studies and retail cost of service rate studies, as well as overall completion of smaller rate studies. The incumbent is also accountable for the development of analytical tools and analyses to address and satisfy specific customer and NPPD colleague requests. Essential Functions of Position: Develop, gather, and interpret data and provide analysis utilizing multiple sources (accounting, finance, billing, engineering, etc.) to complete segments of wholesale rate studies and retail cost of service rate studies. Gather data and provide analysis necessary to fully complete existing smaller rate studies and projects, including modification of rate schedules. Provide assistance and develop analytical tools and perform rate analyses for wholesale and retail customers and NPPD colleagues (Account Managers, Economic Development, Technical Solutions, Billing, Customer Services, etc.). Collect, monitor, interpret, and analyze data from accounting records, market research, load research, industry data, and energy market data for use in pricing and rate projects. Develop, create, and provide rate calculation and rate analysis tools for use by NPPD colleagues and external customers. Responsible for ascertaining the reasonableness of data and analysis and how to correct flawed data or obtain correct data. Qualifications: Education and Training: Bachelors Degree in finance, economics, business, engineering, or related field required. Prior/Current Related Experience: Demonstrated professional level analysis skills in a quantitative field such as rates, accounting, finance, or engineering. Competencies that should be demonstrated : Strong verbal and written communication skills. Expert analytical and interpretive skills. Effectively performs rate analyses successfully. Promotes and works effectively on teams and can consistently be depended upon. Practices effective time management skills and meets deadlines. Effectively applies strong computer and applicable software skills. Effectively summarizes and presents rate analyses and reports. Effectively applies working knowledge and experience with retrieving information and report writing utilizing the SAP system. Safety - Ensure that there is no condition that requires employees to work in an unsafe manner, and consistently demonstrates and practices safe behaviors. Salary Information: $61,020.00 - $77,072.00/year Resumes will be accepted through May 23, 2014. Nebraska Public Power District offers a competitive starting salary and an excellent benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, training opportunities and more. If you have any special needs requests, please contact the Human Resources area at NPPD. EOE: Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

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