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Accountant, Compliance SCM in Ames, IA at REG

Date Posted: 11/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ames, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    0 to 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with both national and regional program recordkeeping and reporting requirements for programs like the United States’ Renewable Fuel Standard 2 (RFS2), California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), Oregon’s Clean Fuels Program, etc. This position will assist with daily/quarterly/annual reporting files, inventory management related to advanced biofuels & compliance credits like RINs/LCFS credits/etc., compliance, company policies and procedures regarding the management and reconciliation of compliance credit inventory. 


Key Accountability: 

Team Functions

  • Prepare daily/quarterly/annual reporting files to submit to EPA/LCFS website
  • Track and process inbound advanced biofuel purchases related to compliance credits
  • Prepare month end files for compliance credit revenue/costs for Accounting 

Support Functions

  • Assist Invoicing with reverse/rebill decisions and processing
  • Provide excellent customer service to resolve questions or transaction issues
  • Assist Sales with compliance credit contracts, transfers, etc.
  • Support Commodities and Risk Management with Daily Position Report 

Other frequent duties: 

  • Assist with external audits
  • Perform timely routine internal auditing procedures to confirm accuracy of records
  • Stay current on ever changing regulatory environment

Perform other duties as assigned


Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, or related degree; 2 year Associates degree in Accounting with work experience 

Experience Required: 0-4 years 

Skills Required:  

Strong verbal and written communication skills 

Extensive math and accounting skills 

Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) 

Special skills or knowledge preferred: 

Familiarity with Regulations (i.e. CFR or specific programs listed)

REG is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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