Actual compensation offer to candidate may vary outside of the posted hiring range based upon work experience, education, and/or skill level. This position is an exempt or salaried position. Pay increases over time are based upon progress.
4 Year Degree
Gunnison County Electric Association, Inc. is currently accepting applications for a Chief Financial Officer. This is a high level, executive position and is responsible for the financial health of the association. Performing high level accounting and finance functions is required. This position also participates in the overall management and implementation of strategic goals for the association. This position supervises and oversees several departments. Upon meeting eligibility requirements this position offers health care benefits, retirement benefits, paid time off and paid scheduled holidays. To see the complete job description and to learn how to apply please visit our website at www.gcea.coop , about tab, careers. Job will remain open until filled.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required.
Additional specialized accounting education and/or CPA certification is preferred.
Minimum of five years experience in related field with increasing responsibility over time period. Ten or more years of experience preferred.
Experience in electric utility industry is preferred.
Prior supervisory experience required.
Experience and/or education in interpersonal and communication skills desirable.
Extensive knowledge and experience with Microsoft Excel required.
County Electric Association, Inc. (GCEA) is a small, non-profit, member-owned rural electric cooperative. Located in the beautiful Gunnison Valley in the Southwest part of Colorado. GCEA serves portions of Gunnison, Hinsdale, and Saguache Counties including the mountain town of Crested Butte, Colorado. This area is a dream for the outdoor enthusiast with a multitude of activities in both the Winter and Summer months including skiing, snowmobiling, fishing, mountain biking, hiking, camping, and rafting (just to name a few). GCEA has a commitment to community and is involved in areas such as energy efficiency, local renewable projects and electric vehicles. Our mission is to serve our members by providing safe, reliable energy with a strong cooperative tradition and a vision for the future.