Title: RATES/REGULATORY DIRECTOR
- Employer: EPCOR Water
- Website: http://www.epcor.com
- Salary: competitive + annual incentive
- Working hours: Normal Business
- Location: North Phoenix Headquarters Office
- Job Description:
As the head of our rates/regulatory team, you would shape, drive and influence the rate case process and overall regulatory environment to maximize the value for the business; ensuring compliance with US GAAP and all regulatory requirements necessary to achieve the successful execution of rate cases and other regulatory activities. Represent the organization to regulators, legal bodies and industry groups. Develop and maintain a recognized presence in the industry and with regulators, staff and interveners. Provide advice and assistance in planning and reporting progress on regulatory matters with an emphasis on regulatory revenue forecasting. Direct, plan and manage the rate case process for the company, ensuring that each case is thoroughly prepared. Prepare filings for other key strategic issues supporting the on-going development of the business. Provide expert testimony on items of particular complexity or sensitivity.
This key position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field as well as an MBA. CPA, CMA or CFA certification is desirable. Experience must include a minimum of 10 years of experience in the rates/regulatory environment. Demonstrated experience in accounting and finance as well as managing a team of finance professionals is also required. Additional requirements include:
- detailed understanding of Arizona and New Mexico specific regulations and regulatory environment,
- understanding of the political and economic factors affecting Arizona and New Mexico,
- expertise in rate case testimony; and
- experience working with staff, preparing written testimony and delivering oral testimony on complex and controversial issues.
EPCOR Water (USA) Inc. provides safe and reliable water and wastewater services to the places in which we live and work. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, EPCOR (USA’s) wholly owned subsidiaries build, own and operate water and wastewater treatment facilities and infrastructure in the American Southwest. We are the largest private, regulated water utility in Arizona and New Mexico, providing high-quality and reliable water and wastewater services to more than 170,000 customer connections in Arizona and New Mexico.
EPCOR Water is proud to be a member of each community we serve. Being a water provider is more than providing a service – we call these communities home, too. We offer competitive salaries, an incentive award program for all employees and a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and vision. We also offer generous time-off schedules, training opportunities, tuition reimbursement, and certification support. We’ve been voted as a Best Places to Work employer and we value the safety of each of our team members through our robust safety training and celebration of safety milestones. Learn more about us at our website: www.epcor.com.
To apply, please send a cover letter explaining your interest and salary requirements along with your resume to Renee Spain, firstname.lastname@example.org.
EPCOR Water is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
- Application Deadline: 9-19-2013
- Interview Date: TBD, remains open until filled
- Contact Details: Renée Tatum Spain, email@example.com, 916-730-6922
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