MidAmerican Energy Company Project Analyst in Des Moines, Iowa

The project analyst evaluates potential investment and other external business evaluations in accordance with organization objectives. This position develops assessment reports, leverages standardized financial modeling and uses available data in support of investment or external business activity, and performs other business analysis to identify impacts and risks to the business strategy.

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Job Function)

Provide support to upper management in Berkshire Hathaway Energy business development projects and potential investment or external business opportunities. Activities may include analyzing acquisition and investment opportunities consistent with company strategy, conducting market research and analysis, leveraging standardized financial modeling and supporting data gathering and database maintenance. Other day-to-day duties include ensuring data integrity, participating in data quality control and validation, and producing requirements documents for various business development activities. (60-80%)

Assist MidAmerican Energy Company departments with special projects including research, gathering and validating data, modeling and economic analysis and summarizing results for management. (15-20%)

Develop metrics and reporting, prepare and present data, gather and maintain project information for multiple projects. (10-15%)

Perform additional responsibilities as requested or assigned. (5%)

Bachelor's degree in business, finance or accounting, or related field. (Typically six years of related, progressive work experience would be needed for candidates applying for this position who do not possess a bachelor's degree.)

A master's degree is preferred.

One to two years of demonstrated financial and/or market portfolio evaluation project work or similar experience.

A self-starter with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.

Ability to interface with executive management.

Demonstrated customer service skills meeting internal and external customer needs.

Demonstrated familiarity with detailed cash flow analysis and evaluation, familiarity with corporate finance modeling and other financial market Interactions.

Familiarity with fixed income and equity evaluations is preferred.

Advanced software skills in Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint.

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently.

Ability to maintain confidentiality of information.

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without an accommodation.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Job: *Financial Services

Organization: *Corporate Services

Title: Project Analyst

Location: IA-Des Moines

Requisition ID: 1801149