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Chief Financial Officer

Enerstar Electric Cooperative

The Chief Financial Officer will manage the financial and control activities of the cooperative, develop financial strategies, execute financial reporting, supervise financial staff, and participate in executive staff meetings.

Manages general accounting, financial planning, banking, insurance and taxes. Leads and coordinates activities of other employees that perform accounting and bookkeeping tasks
Develops budgets, financial forecasts, loan applications, and monitors the overall financial condition of the cooperative
Manages working capital resources including cash investments and short term lines of credit
Conducts economic studies and assists with rate designs
Acts as a liaison with the external auditor and manages the auditing process
Directs or prepares and maintains records, including ledgers, journals, and registers in conformance with generally accepted accounting practices and procedures
Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities and capital. Prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports to summarize current and projected financial position
Applies accounting principles to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports. Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, documenting business transactions
Directs or prepares monthly and yearly financial Board reports
Attends regular meetings of the Board of Directors to provide information and advice and to gain a greater understanding of company policies
Directs and/or processes the cooperative payroll and the filing of tax statements with appropriate agencies and maintains appropriate documentation
Supports operations by processing and maintaining records for inventory, work orders, materials, CRPs, special equipment, retirements, and field construction
Audits vendor contracts, orders, and vouchers. Prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions
Responsible for the delegation, training, and appraisal process of department employees
Actively participates in succession planning for the coop

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting; 4 years’ experience in a related field. CPA preferred.

Benefit Package Summary: EnerStar offers employees an excellent Benefit Package that includes a defined benefit pension plan, traditional 401(K) with match, Roth 401(K), a full health package including medical, dental, and vision health plans, vacation, sick leave, 11 paid holidays, life insurance at 2x salary, Business Travel Accident insurance, employer-paid disability plans, bereavement leave, jury duty leave, and family leave.

Commensurate with education and experience.

Contact Person:
Vicki Ewing
Phone: 217.466.7601
Fax: 217.466.7606
Email Address:

• Location: Mattoon-Charleston, Paris

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