Staff Accountant

Finance · Austin, Texas
Department Finance
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Aypa Power, a Blackstone portfolio company, is a leading developer, owner and operator of utility-scale energy storage and hybrid renewable projects that power our communities and cities. Our mission is to responsibly decarbonize the grid and make North American energy markets more affordable, sustainable, and efficient. Aypa is well-capitalized and uniquely positioned to lean forward on projects with deal structures that are well suited to meet our customers’ needs. We have been at the forefront of energy storage development since our first energy storage project came online in 2018. As a leader in our industry, we now have over 12 GW of utility-scale energy storage and hybrid renewable energy projects in development, and 32 projects in operation or construction across North America.

 

We are seeking a Staff Accountant to be a key resource on our highly automated and decentralized accounting team.  This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to demonstrate their ability to learn and take initiative, exercise judgement, develop financial expertise, and display sound accounting principles, and will present growth opportunities for a person who shows commitment and an above average quality and care in the work they do.


Responsibilities:


  • Processing vendor payment transactions which include managing the approval process
  • Cost and labor allocations to business units and projects
  • Account analysis and reporting
  • Processing expense reports
  • Credit card reconciliation and reports
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Project accounting and budget reports
  • Preparation of ad hoc reports and analysis
  • Broad administrative support
  • Other duties as may be assigned by the management team


Qualifications


  • Undergraduate degree in management science, engineering, accounting, or similar discipline
  • Professional accounting designation or in final stage of qualification
  • Minimum of three years of progressive accounting experience in project-based operations, construction, or capital asset intensive business
  • Hands-on experience with Sage Intacct or similar ERP system (NetSuite, Dynamics, SAP) required
  • Experience with multi-entity and multi-currency accounting
  • Experience with W-9, 1099 requirements including completing and remitting to IRS and suppliers
  • Experience with automated banking transactions, including ACH, direct pay and wire payment systems, and automated bank reconciliations
  • Experience processing accounts payable in a multi-entity, multi-currency environment, with automated invoice routing and approval processes
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Must be highly competent in Microsoft Excel advanced features and capabilities
  • Exposure to implementation of new systems and procedures preferred
  • Must have the ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment, including a demonstrated proactive work ethic, the ability to plan, oversee, and personally execute numerous projects simultaneously, work well under pressure, and adjust to changing priorities.

 

Compensation and Location:

 

Salary:  A base salary commensurate with experience

Bonus:  An annual bonus will be awarded based on both individual performance as well as the overall success of the business

Benefits:  Aypa offers an attractive benefit package with excellent health care / dental / vision, 401k matching, unlimited vacation and other health/wellness benefits

Location:  Austin, Texas. This is a hybrid role and will require in-person work and some travel; passport will be required

 

At Aypa, we nurture and support a highly diverse team and actively seek to advance fair and inclusive practices in all aspects of what we do. We hire passionate, dedicated, and forward-thinking individuals from different backgrounds, and we value unique perspectives and experiences. With a focus on belonging, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment for all.

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  • Location
    Austin, Texas
  • Department
    Finance
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced