Data Analyst



This is a contract role through Magnit for an American energy company based in Jackson, Michigan. This role is FULLY ONSITE in Jackson, Michigan.

Job Title:            Data Analyst

Ensure appropriate turnaround time on all data entry requests
Validate accuracy of field documentation submittals
Review and enter data information into appropriate databases
Identify, monitor, and update existing data sets when required
Build and maintain reporting to provide teams with line of sight to concerns
Strong communication skills to work with various groups to ensure quality and integrity of data
Ability to identify and problem solve for gaps, to minimize risk
Comply with security requirements to ensure the safety of data storage
Organize, prioritize, and follow through with identified projects
Strong attention to detail
Verify financial activities to ensure accurate financial distribution according to general and FERC accounting principles
Review and prioritize projects for financial close out
Review actuals for projects according to policies and procedures issued by various regulatory bodies
Project accounting - interface with Enterprise Project Management “EPM” - Project Controls, Engineers and Project Managers to determine final assets to be recorded.
Analyze, interpret and verify financial documents and reports; make corrections and update as necessary
Budgeting, forecasting, and monitoring actuals for assigned financial activities for O&M according to policies and procedures issued by various regulatory bodies
Interface with Departments Managers & Leads to determine and review budget, forecasts, cashflow projections, variances, identify budget risks and gap analysis.  Work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality “Internal Customer Service”
Month-end close process including accruals, journal entries and variance explanations
Support the development and implementation of standardization of financial work processes, continuous improvement by automating and leveraging technology, implement inventory optimization strategy and process protocol across Engineering to support the Company’s strategic goals.

Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel and risk-management software.
Strong analytical skills and problem solving abilities needed to conduct accurate assessments.
Additional industry certifications, and previous job experience is helpful.

Advanced written and verbal communication skills are needed to create reports and presentations on a regular basis.

Education & Certifications:
Bachelor’s Degree
Degree concentration in Accounting/ Finance, preferred.

Hourly Pay Rate Range (dependent on location, experience, expectation)
The pay range that Magnit reasonably expects to pay for this position is: $20-$27/ per hour
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K (provided minimum eligibility hours are met)

All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against and will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

  • Work Authorization : US Citizen
  • Preferred years of experience : 1+ Years
  • Travel Required : No travel required
  • Shift timings: Not specified
Job Location
Jackson, Michigan
USD 26.00 - USD 31.00 Per Hour
6 month(s)
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