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Southern Company.

Budget Analyst

Southern Company. - Columbia, AL

It's an exciting time to be part of our growing organization. If a new and significant challenge is what you have been longing for, and if you are energized, positive, committed, and desiring to make a difference, then we are looking for YOU to join our team!

Southern Nuclear Operating Company (SNC), headquartered in Birmingham, AL, operates Southern Company's six nuclear reactors at three locations in Georgia and Alabama: two reactors at Plant Vogtle, near Waynesboro, GA; two reactors at Plant Hatch, near Baxley, GA; and two reactors at Plant Farley, near Dothan, AL. In addition, construction activities are underway for two new reactors at our Plant Vogtle location.

Budget Analyst (Plant Farley)

Summary of Position Duties

This position will fill the role of budget analyst at the Plant Farley site and serve as a liaison between the site and the corporate organization and between their assigned departments and the site Financial Operations manager. Specific job duties will include analyzing cost variances, validating cost projections, coaching and teaching budget coordinators and managers, and oversight of budget development for site functional areas. This position will participate in and/or lead monthly meetings with management to review the projection and budget variances.

Job Experience and Education

Four year degree in Accounting or related discipline

CPA, CMA, MAC or MBA desired.

Cost Analysis and Budgeting experience desired.

Knowledge of specific reporting requirements of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Requires a self-starter and an ability to make sound decisions

Ability to work with limited supervision

Demonstrates an ability to work well with others

Computer literacy and proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Access

Excellent organizational, verbal and written communications skills

Proactive in problem identification and resolution

Must be an accountable team player with a positive, enthusiastic attitude

Flexibility a must

Southern Nuclear's top priority is the safety and health of the public, our employees and the environment. We are committed to the safe operation of our nuclear generating facilities with equipment and systems that meet strict Nuclear Regulatory Commission safety and design regulations. Each Southern Nuclear employee is committed to instilling Institute for Nuclear Power Operations' Principles for a Strong Nuclear Safety Culture in every aspect of their responsibilities.

With 4.4 million customers and more than 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company is the premier energy company serving the Southeast through its subsidiaries. A leading U.S. producer of clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity, Southern Company owns electric utilities in four states and a growing competitive generation company, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for energy innovation, excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices that are below the national average. Southern Company and its subsidiaries are leading the nation's nuclear renaissance through the construction of the first new nuclear units to be built in a generation of Americans and are demonstrating their commitment to energy innovation through the development of a state-of-the-art coal gasification plant. Southern Company has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer and listed by DiversityInc as a top company for Blacks. The company received the 2012 Edison Award from the Edison Electric Institute for its leadership in new nuclear development, was named Electric Light & Power magazine's Utility of the Year for 2012 and is continually ranked among the top utilities in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at

Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.


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Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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11 days 3 hours ago

Southern Company.


Budget Analyst Southern Company. - Columbia, AL, United States


Location: Columbia, AL

Company Profile:
Southern Company is one of the largest energy providers in the United States. Based in Atlanta, Ga., Southern Company owns electric utilities in four states (Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power and Mississippi Power) and a growing competitive generation company.