Senior Settlements Analyst in Portland, OR at Avangrid

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

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Publication date: 05.09.2018
REFERENCE: 5096621503

Company: Avangrid Renewables
Job Title: Senior Settlements Analyst
Department: Back Office
Location: Portland, OR

Business and Department
Portland Corporate Office

This role is responsible for the reconciliation of trade systems and accurate and timely payment of power
Key Responsibilities
• Provide detailed analysis in balancing and reconciling companies trading books to schedules for power and
counterparty records.
• Resolve discrepancies and ensure the trading books reflect final trading positions and prices.
• Assist with preparation of monthly power trading book forecasts for inclusion in companies flash operating
results and general ledger month end closing.
• Develop, enhance, and maintain complex spreadsheet models used to value a variety of energy assets and
• Manage a number of energy contracts and ensure all activities are in compliance with contract provisions
• Work closely with internal departments on implementation issues and participate in contract negotiations
representing settlements as needed.
• Monitors and analyzes market performance and market updates related to market operations and
• Translate ISO policy changes into market settlement designs
• Guides team members in identifying root causes of systemic data issues and recommends solution

Additional Responsibilities
• Assist with preparing and managing daily margin status and agreements for power.
• Provide assistance to Settlements Manager in evaluating and testing system enhancements and other
matters as requested.
• Adhere to effective internal controls.
• Demonstrated ability to structure a data analysis project and identify specific project goals

• Bachelor's degree in business, finance, accounting or related field with a strong background in financial
analysis or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
• 5 years' experience in the energy industry or other applicable work experience relevant to responsibilities of
this position. (The company may consider a candidate with less experience at a lower level)
• Must be a self-starting and motivated individual who is able to effectively manage priorities while meeting
deadlines for deliverables.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills with a proven ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
• Thorough knowledge and previous experience with one or more information systems
Preferred Qualifications
• Advanced excel skills.
• A knowledge and understanding of the electricity industry or other similar business.
• Thorough knowledge of energy systems performing energy analyses for renewable energy market in
organized power pools such as ERCOT, MISO, CAISO, and PJM

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check, references, drug
screen, verification of legal right to work in the U.S., and in some cases, a credit check. A credit check will be
administered when a prospective employee will be working in Finance, Accounting, Treasury or where duties may
involve handling of funds, accounts or cash.

Avangrid Renewables is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an
individual with a disability, or any other status or class protected by federal or state law.

This opportunity will offer
Full Time Exempt