FERC Regulatory Analyst, Principal - San Francisco, CA 8/13/2016
Pacific Gas & Electric
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONCompanyPacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. Based in San Francisco, with
20,000 employees, the company delivers some of the nation's cleanest energy to 15 million people in Northern and Central California.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues
and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status,
marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.
Department OverviewElectric Transmission Rates (ETR) provides regulatory
expertise and case management services for PG&E's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) filings of jurisdictional electric tariffs and rate schedules. ETR manages the development, approval and implementation of FERC filings, in collaboration with business
partners in other organizations. In addition, ETR is responsible for ensuring that the Regulatory Affairs Department has the necessary procedures and controls in place to maintain compliance with applicable FERC regulations.
SummaryPrincipal FERC Regulatory Analysts in this organization provide analytical work and case management of moderate to high complexity in support of regulatory proceedings that involve the leadership small to large teams. Analytical work will involve
preparing and submitting regulatory filings submitted to the FERC, including the preparation of transmittal letters, testimony, and full cost of service support; providing guidance to internal business partners when developing case and regulatory strategy;
continuous improvement of existing procedures including documenting processes in place to maintain and demonstrate FERC compliance; conducting research and keeping abreast of trends, issues and developments in the utility industry as a whole; providing
reports/metrics; and supporting witnesses and subject matter experts during proceedings. Variable travel required throughout the year (up to 10% of the time)QualificationsMinimum:
? Bachelor?s degree in Business, Economics,
Finance, Accounting, Public Policy, Engineering or equivalent work experience
? At least 10 years of experience in a regulatory organization or closely related field
? Advanced understanding of rates and cost recovery principles
? Experience with cost
of service rate filings
? Understanding of the FERC regulatory environment and/or equivalent legal background.
? Project management experience
? Familiarity with tariffs and contracts
? Excellent oral communication and writing skills
? Master?s degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Accounting, or equivalent work experience
? Experience with FERC cost of service rate filings and the application of FERC?s Uniform System of Accounts
? Skilled in use of
Microsoft Office Excel and PowerPoint
? Familiarity with SAP
Responsibilities? FERC Rate Case Management (50%): Leads team that prepares FERC-jurisdictional cost of service rate case and other filings of moderate to high complexity
including preparation of a company-wide cost of service with segregation of costs to functional area subject to the rate case. Additional responsibilities include: drafting transmittal letters; coordinating with other subject matter experts and witnesses, reviewing
testimony, workpapers and discovery responses for submittal in regulatory proceedings. Reviews and analyzes intervenor and FERC Trial Staff posit