Staff Accountant

Yampa Valley Electric Association (YVEA)   Steamboat Springs, CO   Full-time     Accounting/Finance
Posted on January 24, 2024
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Staff Accountant

Yampa Valley Electric Association (YVEA) is a cooperative in Northwest Colorado enhancing the lives of its member-owners through technology and consulting resources that deliver clean, safe, and reliable electric service in an environmentally and financially responsible manner. We are seeking a Staff Accountant to join our team! If you enjoy working autonomously and on a collaborative team, keep reading! What you'll be doing: This position is responsible for performing internal accounting duties and maintaining financial records for YVEA and Luminate. The Staff Accountant reports to the Accounting Supervisor and contributes to the company's success by ensuring compliance with applicable accounting standards and contributing to a collaborative, cohesive, and efficient team.

Who we're looking for: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. One to two years of experience in accounting or a relevant field is preferred. Personal characteristics should include a willingness to learn, integrity, motivation, positive professional image and behavior, courtesy and patience.

What we offer: - Benefits: Medical, vision, and dental, and short-term disability and life insurance for you, your spouse, and your child. - Time Off: We encourage you to enjoy your time outside work with a generous PTO plan and ten paid holidays. - 401 (K) Retirement Plans: We will match your 401(k) contribution up to 4% - Retirement Security Plan: 1.7% of your average salary x years of service = annuity - Employee Assistance Plan: For you and your family at no cost - Events: We love to have fun at work! We offer many opportunities and events. Anything from happy hour to a company-wide rafting trip. - Training and Development: We provide both off-site and on-the-job training opportunities so you can keep up and advance in our ever-changing utility environment. - Work Schedule: Monday to Friday, 7 am to 4 pm; after being fully trained, there is an option for 4 ten-hour days. - Education Assistance: Enjoy learning? Our Education Assistance Policy will assist with your tuition. - Health and Well-being: A healthy you is a healthy us. We will deposit extra cash into your checking or health savings account for each preventative exam you and your dependents complete. - Safety: Never driven in the snow before? A course at Bridgestone Winter Driving School in Steamboat Springs is on us. - Discounts Program: Local and national discounts on everything from travel to a new set of tires.

The target compensation range for this role is $37.47 to $44.96 per hour and will reflect the selected candidate's experience, skills, and education. Our vision is to build a brighter future. If this sounds like a good fit, we look forward to speaking with you! Candidates must pass a drug screen, excluding THC.