Accounting Associate #21-60210

San Diego Gas & Electric

SDG&E is an innovative San Diego-based energy company that provides clean, safe and reliable energy to better the lives of the people it serves in San Diego and southern Orange counties. The company is committed to creating a sustainable future by providing its electricity from renewable sources; modernizing natural gas pipelines; accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles; supporting numerous non-profit partners; and, investing in innovative technologies to ensure the reliable operation of the region’s infrastructure for generations to come. SDG&E is a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE).


Our highly trained and responsive employees with their diverse skills, talents and ideas are the reason we can deliver on our commitment and are building America’s best energy company. They are also the reason why we have been recognized with the industry’s most coveted awards. Our employees undertake challenging work, and receive highly competitive compensation and benefits. As one of the region’s largest employers, we’re always searching for talented and bright people to join our team. After all, it takes the best to build the best. Learn more about benefits HERE.


Diversity and inclusion are core values of SDG&E. Empowering our employees to be their whole selves at work is our competitive advantage. This is where new ideas come from and meaningful collaboration gets an authentic start. By bringing together people with different perspectives, diverse backgrounds and real commitment to their own individuality, we have built a stronger business. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion HERE.

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Primary Purpose:

To perform routine and complex clerical accounting functions.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain balances and reconcile various subsidiary account ledgers. Prepare journal entries. Prepare related summary reports.
  • Perform accounting functions which includes preparing damage claim packages and final bill reconciliations. Reconcile reports on customer bills and payment amounts.
  • Coordinate depository transfers. Prepare daily cash report and investigate discrepancies.
  • Perform a variety of research. investigation and reconciliation tasks related to the specific position.
  • May assist in gathering statistical and accounting data for preparation of financial reports.
  • May provide other administrative and clerical support.
  • Perform other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).

Required Qualifications: 

  • H.S. Diploma/GED
  • 2+ years Related experience
  • Clerical accounting procedures experience required; education may substitute for required experience.
  • Knowledge of accounting procedures normally acquired through college level courses


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Associate degree


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