Financial Accounting Clerk

Company Name: Midstate Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Phone Number: (541) 536-7281
City: La Pine
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97739
Job Title: Financial Accounting Clerk
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Finance and Accounting
Posting Start Date: April 4, 2017
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

Excellent Opportunity!  If you’re looking for challenging work, the opportunity to grow, and to improve your quality of life, then we’re looking for you!  MEC is a rural electric distribution cooperative located in La Pine, Oregon. Our welcoming and affordable community is nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, surrounded by open meadows, lakes, and rivers making it the ideal place to find work-life balance.

This is a financial accounting clerk position that supports, assists and informs the Financial Accounting Department in the recording and maintenance of assigned accounting records and systems to meet the goals of the Cooperative, protect the Cooperative’s financial records and business practices while maintaining a strict level of confidentiality for all cooperative reports and records.  Duties include managing accounts payable, unclaimed property, depreciation and continued property records, balancing and closing materials, transportation, work orders, preparing accounts and notes receivable, insurance claims and audit work papers, reconciling various general ledger accounts and daily cash reports, and serves as a back-up to the Accountant.

Must demonstrate strong initiative and work ethic, good attitude, proactive, strong problem solving skills, well-organized self-starter, highly motivated, goal oriented, great inter-personal skills and ability to work under high demand situations.  Qualifications must include broad experience, industry knowledge, strong communication skills, with ability to meet commitments and deadlines.  Must promote a safety culture and create a team player environment.  This is a non-exempt, salaried position.

Experience Required:

Qualified applicants must have a high school education or equivalent, and an Associate’s Degree with two years of accounting experience; or four years of utility accounting experience may be substituted.  Must have working experience with bookkeeping and work order accounting.  Proficient in personal computer, word processing, Excel and database programs.  Must have the ability to effectively work with customers, public and employees while promoting a pleasant working atmosphere among associates.  Must have the ability to maintain strict confidentiality of all financial and personal records and exercise independent judgement and discretionary power in the use, processing and implementation of information, documentation and support for all financial requirements.



How to Apply:


Human Resources

Midstate Electric Cooperative, Inc.

PO Box 127

La Pine, OR  97739

Fax: 541-536-1423




Position is open until filled.  EEOE

Posting End Date: May 4, 2017