East Point Energy develops standalone, grid-scale energy storage projects that enable a more renewable, resilient, and affordable electric grid. East Point is currently developing gigawatts of energy storage projects throughout the country and has transacted on several hundred megawatts with some of the largest, most sophisticated energy investors in the country. East Point Energy is a wholly owned subsidiary of Equinor, a leading company in the energy transition. With the backing of the financial strength and renewable energy expertise of Equinor, East Point is transitioning our company into a market-leading independent power producer.
The firm’s executive team founded East Point in 2018, bringing decades of combined energy development experience and over 1.8 gigawatts of solar, wind, and energy storage projects currently in operation across the United States.
East Point is technology and contractor agnostic, allowing us to find the best solution for each project. Our nimble team is comprised of hard-working, strategic problem solvers who are passionate about sustainability. Success for East Point is measured by delivering affordable energy storage solutions that benefit the grid, communities, and our environment.
East Point is committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply for a job unless they feel they are fully qualified in every way. We also know that sometimes the best candidates do not check every box. If you are interested in learning more, we would love to hear from you.
Title: Director of Accounting/Controller
East Point Energy is seeking a Director of Accounting/Controller (title to be determined upon candidate's level of experience) to build an accounting team capable of meeting the complex accounting and tax needs of the company as it evolves from developer to developer/owner/operator. East Point and the project companies will require accounting, tax, and financial reporting under IFRS.
The Director of Accounting/Controller will report directly to the CFO. This individual must have strong leadership skills and an entrepreneurial spirit. This role will be responsible for building out, managing, and continuously improving the financial reporting system and accompanying processes, ensuring financial information is timely, accurate, complete, and compliant with all relevant accounting and taxation principles.
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East Point Energy office in Charlottesville, VA
This job description is not inclusive of all requirements of the position. Employees will perform any other duties as may be required by their manager.
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