Finance, Accounting, & Risk Management

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You keep our lights on by managing our assets, ensuring we have access to capital, paying our bills and making sure others pay us. In Finance, Accounting and Risk Management, you will work with a team of people who understand complex problem solving the way you do. You’ll work together to ensure that we stay fiscally fit and on track to meet our goals.

Jackson EMC Stories

How We Use Our Member’s Money

Our accounting department is charged with keeping up with where money comes from and where it goes. When members pay their bills each month, most of each dollar goes to pay for the actual electricity that goes to their home or business—75 cents.

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Jackson EMC Stories

Plant Accountant Q & A

Within our Finance and Accounting area, the role of the cooperative’s plant accountant specializes in internal reporting and record keeping. We met virtually with Plant Accountant Connie Owensby to learn more about her time at the cooperative, her experience in this position and the role she plays at Jackson EMC.

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"Our leadership seeks feedback from employees on how to make Jackson EMC the best it can be."

Jane Mixon, Accounting Analyst

Areas

Accounting

Problem solving is your specialty. As an accountant, you help us keep our projects on track by providing accurate accounting records for historical transactions and projecting our financial future. You’ll conduct internal audits to make sure that we are safeguarding our members' assets and will provide analysis and support to ensure proper recording and presentation of the assets, liabilities, revenues, and expenses of the Cooperative.

Finance

We aspire to be the best. At Jackson EMC, we are forward-thinking and innovative, and we need you to make sure we have the proper funding to keep moving forward. In Finance, you’ll make sure that we are able to obtain loan funds at the lowest possible cost so that we can maintain and invest in the best distribution system for our members.

Risk Management & Legal

Sometimes, things go wrong. In Risk Management and Legal, we need bright minds like yours to protect Jackson EMC and our members by managing our property and casualty insurance program. You’ll also be proactive in identifying what things could go wrong and helping to mitigate those risks through a robust risk management program.

Roles

  • Accounting Analyst
  • Accounts Payable Specialist
  • Courier/Office Equipment Operator
  • Director, Finance and Accounting
  • Finance and Accounting Administrator
  • Investigations and Claims Specialist
  • Plant Accountant
  • Senior Accountant