Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Assistant Controller - Northeast Missouri Electric Power Cooperative, Palmyra, MO

Date Posted
July 15, 2022
Full Time

Job Details

Northeast Missouri Electric Power Cooperative (Northeast Power) has an immediate opening for an Assistant Controller at the Palmyra, Missouri, location. Northeast Power is a transmission cooperative delivering power to northeast Missouri and southeast Iowa. 

What You Will Do:
This position will play an important role by accurately recording and interpreting financial and accounting transactions as well as provide essential support to the Controller. In addition, you will: 

  • Close work orders in a timely manner
  • Assist with the general ledger process as well as monthly closing of various software modules such as asset management, material inventory and miscellaneous receivables 
  • Process real and personal property tax assessment forms and related bills 
  • Assist external auditors with year-end inventory and other audit procedures as needed
  • Act as backup to Controller and be able to accomplish required functions in absence of Controller as directed


What You Will Get: 
This is an exempt position with competitive salary and full benefit package including: 

  • Medical Insurance 
  • Generous Retirement Plans
  • Life Insurance 
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 10 Paid Holidays, Vacation and Sick Leave Benefits



What We Are Looking For:
We are looking for a candidate with strong problem-solving and analytical skills who possesses a positive attitude. In addition, we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business Administration, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum two (2) years work experience in accounting profession 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experienced with personal computers with high proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; experience with accounting software a plus
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and projects in a fast-paced work environment 


Contact Information

Apply online at This job posting will remain open until filled, with priority consideration given to those candidates who submitted their application by July 29, 2022.


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