Iberdrola USA Accountant, Ld/Sr in United States



Business and Department

Portland Corporate Office Portland,OR


Performance of day-to-day fixed asset duties, including fixed asset accounting in compliance with both US

Working as part of the Avangrid Renewables Business Performance group, the Accounting Group has full oversight of the accounting and performance tracking for all finance activities. The Fixed Asset Accountant’s role plays an important part in supporting efforts in a very demanding environment with a particular focus on reporting capital expenditure. The Fixed Asset Accountant, which reports to the Fixed Asset Accounting Supervisor, plays an important role in supporting the Financial Accounting team which works within the Avangrid Renewables Finance and Accounting Department. This primary responsibility of this role will be to execute the fixed asset accounting process impacting the financial statements for Avangrid Renewables. This role will contribute significantly to ensuring the integrity of the US GAAP and IFRS financial statements by ensuring the completeness and accuracy of the Avangrid Renewables Holdings, Inc. fixed asset accounting system and compliance with internal controls. This role may also include other individual contributor responsibilities as determined by the Fixed Asset Accounting Supervisor. Key Responsibilities


requirements of Section 404 of the Sarbanes Oxley Act (“SOX”).

as needed.


  • assets and related controls.

Collaborate with other accountants who are assisting with fixed asset requests. Identify and collaborate with the fixed asset accountants to implement fixed asset process improvements. Work with Iberdrola Control in Spain and Avangrid Control in Maine to resolve issues related to fixed assets. Performance of internal controls around fixed assets that is sufficient to address risks and comply with the

Assist in maintaining Fixed Asset module in SAP. Produce, record, and analyze monthly depreciation expenses.Close completed projects (Construction Work in Progress) into Fixed Asset module.

Ensure fixed asset controls are performed timely. Work with the Fixed Asset Accounting Supervisor to implement changes to depreciable lives and methods,

Analyze changes in fixed asset accounts to support the US GAAP and IFRS fluctuation analyses. Assist in preparation of fixed asset related deliverables to Avangrid for inclusion in the SEC filings (10-Q and

Work with the internal and external auditors as requested to meet their needs regarding their audits of fixed

Perform Fixed Asset and Project module reconciliation to General Ledger. Work closely with Tax Department for property tax reporting requirements. Perform ad hoc requests supporting the Fixed Asset Accounting Supervisor and Financial Accounting

Manager which may involve accounting research under both IFRS and US GAAP.


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or the equivalent combination of education and experience. 3+ years’ experience in industry or public accounting relevant to job requirements. Understanding of US GAAP / IFRS, including application. General Ledger experience. Experience with SAP (or similar integrated financial systems). Advanced Excel and other MS Office software skills.

  • Preferred Qualifications

Energy experience.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check, references, drug screen, verification of legal right to work in the U.S., and in some cases, a credit check. A credit check will be administered when a prospective employee will be working in Finance, Accounting, Treasury or where duties may involve handling of funds, accounts or cash.

Avangrid Renewables is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability, or any other status or class protected by federal or state law.

Full Time Exempt

REFERENCE: 5087629901

Publication date: 12.02.2018