Department of Administrative Services

Consumer Counsel Supervisor of Utility Financial Analysis (2249AR)

$47.66-$61.45 Hourly / $3,812.65-$4,915.98 BiWeekly /
$99,510.17-$128,307.08 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In the Office of Consumer Counsel, this class is accountable for supervising the professional, technical and clerical staff of the Financial Analysis section involved in the analysis and assessment of the economic and financial conditions affecting utility companies.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Receives general direction from the Consumer Counsel.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Supervises professional, technical, and clerical staff as assigned.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Schedules, assigns, oversees and reviews work of staff; provides staff training and assistance; conducts performance evaluations; determines priorities and plans unit work; establishes and maintains section procedures; develops or makes recommendations on development of policies and standards; acts as liaison with other operating units, agencies and outside officials regarding section policies and procedures; supervises and/or performs complex analysis and investigations of utility rates, accounting, finance and related matters pending before the Office; responsible for accuracy and content of material developed by section staff; directs and coordinates staff in utilizing financial computer models and other analytical techniques to study utility proposals and their impacts; develops analytical models to support needs of section; supervises or participates in staff assessment of existing and proposed technologies; prepares or reviews highly technical reports and correspondence; may testify as an expert witness; supervises and/or performs cross-examination of witnesses in Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and other regulatory hearings; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply and utilize computerized analytical techniques; considerable knowledge of relevant regulatory agency policies and procedures; considerable knowledge of relevant state and federal laws, statutes and regulations; considerable knowledge of utility accounts, accounting systems, and accounting practices; considerable knowledge of utility finance, utility financial practices and principles; considerable knowledge of principles and practices of cable television (CATV), electric, gas, telecommunications and water industries; considerable knowledge of methodologies useful in analysis of CATV, electric, gas, telecommunications or water industries; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable ability to prepare and edit complex technical documents; considerable supervisory ability; ability to utilize computer software.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

Nine (9) years of professional experience in regulation and/or analysis of cable television (CATV), electric, gas, telecommunications or water utilities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED

  1. College training may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
  2. A Master's degree in a discipline closely related to the section activities may be substituted for one (1) additional year of the General Experience.

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Classified/Competitive

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(01)-Accounting/Auditing

BARGAINING UNIT

(16)-ADMIN & RESID (P-5)

EEO

(2)-Professional

SALARY INFORMATION

AR 33

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Consumer Counsel Supervisor of Utiltity Financial Analysis in Salary Group AR 33 approved effective October 1, 2002. (2012 SCOPE Review)

EFFECTIVE DATE

2/15/2012

CLASS: 2249AR; EST: 10/1/2002; REV: 2/15/2012;