WINTER 2022 CO-OP: Fuels Finance Co-op Student

  • Location: Halifax, NS
  • Deadline: November 16, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Fuels Finance Co-op Student

Reference Number:        9113

Department:                     Fuels      

Location:                            Halifax, NS                         

Type of Employment:    Term, FT (January – April 2022)


*** Applications for this position must include a cover letter, resume and academic transcript (unofficial is acceptable). ***


Nova Scotia Power’s greatest source of energy is our people. In a culture focused on safety, we’re committed to providing exceptional service to our customers and rewarding jobs to our employees. We’re hiring solution-minded people excited to help us grow into the future. We are currently looking to fill the position of Fuels Finance Co-op Student.


As the Fuels Finance Co-op Student, you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the month end financial close process by assembling data and preparing journal entries;
  • Preparing Balance Sheet and Income Statement account reconciliations;
  • Working with the front-office group to reconcile transactions relating to natural gas and power;
  • Assisting with the processing of payments to counterparties for fuel purchases;
  • Generating invoices for purchases of generation from Independent Power Producers;
  • Preparing process documentation;
  • Performing analysis on ad-hoc inquiries from other business units.

You will be responsible for your personal safety and that of co-workers, by observing and ensuring compliance with all Occupational Health and Safety Rules and Regulations.

Skills, Capabilities and Experience:

You must be working towards a Business degree and have completed the first two years of your degree.

You must have a strong attention to detail, can work independently, and be a decision-maker. You must be proficient in the Microsoft Office suite and have strong Excel experience.

In accordance with Emera’s occupational health and safety program and the Emera Vaccine Program, subject to any approved accommodation, all employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID19.  For clarity, “fully vaccinated” means having the number of doses or combination of doses of a vaccine approved by Health Canada or local public health agencies in the jurisdiction in which they will be employed.

Reports to:   Manager Fuels Accounting and Reporting

Salary:   To commensurate with qualifications and experience

Must Be Received By:  All interested candidates should apply no later than November 16 2021.

Late applications may not receive consideration.

Recruitment and Promotion Policy: At Nova Scotia Power we believe that it is powerful when everyone is included.

We strongly encourage applications from equity groups who have been historically underrepresented, including members of the visible minority community (especially those from historic African Nova Scotian communities), Indigenous peoples (especially Mi’kmaq), persons with disabilities, and women in nontraditional roles, as well as members of the LGBTQ+ community.

If you are selected for an interview and require a specific accommodation, please advise our Talent Acquisition team and we will support you with the recruitment process.