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American Electric Power.

Financial Reporting Accountant Senior

American Electric Power. - Columbus, OH

Financial Reporting Accountant Senior






Financial Reporting Accountant Senior

Job Description:

Position Summary:

Responsible for the preparation and review of timely and accurate financial statements and other reports on a quarterly and annual basis for various AEP legal entities including SEC registrants. These reports will generally be prepared for dissemination to parties external to AEP.

Responsible for providing leadership on projects related to accounting and reporting issues. This position will also support internal AEP groups with various report and financial statement needs.

Principle Accountabilities

Assist in the preparation of SEC and other financial reports including Forms 10-K, 10-Q, Form 1 and 3Q.

Assist in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of financial data for internal and external customers.

Perform analytical review of financial data.

Interpret complex accounting theory.

Interpret and apply accounting regulations and pronouncements.

Keep abreast and stay informed of the latest rules, regulations and reporting requirements of the SEC, FASB and FERC.

Assist in the Edgar and XBRL processes required for SEC filings.

Maintain compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley control processes.

Perform project management activities.

Assist in cultivating positive business relationships between financial reporting and AEP business partners.

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Columbus, OH

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Bachelors in Accounting/Finance, or Business with a concentration in AccountingExperience: 3-5 years experience in accounting or financial reportingLicenses/Certifications: Prefer CPA/CFA/MBA or working towards such certification

Other requirements:

Competency in written and oral communication.

Proficient in Microsoft applications.

Experience with business reporting tools preferred.

Detail oriented with an ability to employ a logical approach to accomplish objectives and solve issues.

Ability to lead others.

Ability to promote a positive culture within a team setting.

Continuous improvement mindset.

Equal Opportunity Employer | Minorities/Females/Disability/Vets

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American Electric Power.


Financial Reporting Accountant Senior American Electric Power. - Columbus, OH, United States


Location: Columbus, OH

Company Profile:
At AEP, we dedicate ourselves to providing reliable, affordable service and shareholder value, with a continued focus on safety.