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Graduate Development Program, Associate Analyst, Finance Services Apply Now

Job ID 6921 Location Brooklyn, New York Organization Finance and Risk Department ENERGY ACCOUNTING
About the Graduate Development Program

National Grid’s Graduate Development Program (GDP) is an in-depth training and development program for high achieving recent college graduates who aspire to take on future leadership roles in a dynamic, ever-changing industry. Graduates start their careers at National Grid with an in-depth 8-week Orientation which gives you exposure to all part of the company, allows you to network with your Graduate cohort, GDP alumni, and senior leaders, and provides you with the opportunity to travel throughout our service territory in the northeast US.

Following Orientation, Graduates begin working in their hired position. Additionally, all Graduates will develop leadership skills through quarterly development session and a Capstone Project at the completion of your first year with National Grid. You will meet amazing individuals, both within our organization and local communities and will be assigned a mentor who will provide guidance and insight to help you start and progress in your career.

About the Position

To support the analyst team with accounting research on different topics as well as supporting the activities of the derivative accounting group which includes preparing schedules and obtaining and consolidating information from other groups.

Key Accountabilities

  • Assist in the review of accounting transactions to produce drafts of accounting memos to be presented to senior leadership.
  • Assist in the preparation of account reconciliations.
  • Assist in the preparation of schedules to support manual journal entries.
  • Assist in the preparation of derivative disclosures to be included in financial statements.
  • Support implementation of policies, internal controls, accounting standards and procedures to drive performance.
  • Assist in the preparation of tranining materials for internal meetings.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree from an accredited institution in accounting
  • Graduated between May 2019 and May 2020
  • Earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; official college transcript required for confirmation
  • Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to begin the National Grid Graduate Program June 1, 2020 or June 22, 2020
  • Valid driver’s license with safe driving history
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Applicants for the Graduate Development Program must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

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