We offer exceptional benefits which includes a generous 401K match, paid vacation and sick leave & employer paid pension plan.
4 Year Degree
This position is responsible for planning, organizing, supervising, and evaluating all financial, and accounting activities for the Cooperative and reports directly to the CEO/General Manager. The responsiblies will also include recommendations and design of corporate policies, operating procedures and rate design.
This position will direct all Cooperative finance and accounting, ensuring all accounting and financial records are kept in accordance with generally accepted accounting practices and RUS Uniform System of account procedures.
Develop financial studies and plans
Administer the preparation of loan applications and supporting documents for the construction of electric facilities or for short term financing.
Prepare documents for submission to RUS or other lending agencies for approval for loan fund advances. Perform follow-up procedures to ensure work order are properly approved by RUS and resolve any differences that may occur.
Assist in the development of C & L Electrics Information Systems, coordinate the formulating of policies both Board and Operational, direct the development of Cooperative budget, and determine and perform daily investment decisions and transactions.
Maintain current knowledge of all regulations and laws, as they pertain to the Cooperative with the Internal Revenue Service, Public Service Commission, Rural Utilities Service and any other organization that might have jurisdiction over the Cooperative.
Study, develop and implement procedures to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of all phases of accounting and coordinate with all departments to implement the procures effectively.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field.
Certified Public Accountant preferred.
Ten years progressively responsible experience which should include exposure to the various aspects of utility operations.
Thorough understanding of Internal Revenue Service, Public Service Commission, Rural Utilities Service and any other organization related employment legislation.
Knowledge of data processing and its application to utility accounting.
C & L Electric is located in Star City, AR and is the county seat of Lincoln County. C & L Electric today serves over 22,192 members and owns and maintains over 4,420 miles of distribution power lines and 20 substations in eight counties. C & L Electric employees approximately 90 employees.