Career Profiles – Accounting & Finance

What we do

LG&E and KU Energy's accounting and finance employees use their knowledge, experience and teamwork to perform technical research, innovative problem-solving, and thorough analysis to meet the needs of a complex institution with more than 100 years’ of history in serving our customers in Kentucky and Virginia. To highlight just a few responsibilities, the organization utilizes a cross-functional and collaborative approach to:

  •  manage the budgeting process
  •  provide cash-flow analysis
  •  comply with a multitude of taxing authorities
  •  ensure accuracy and reliability of financial records
  •  complete SEC reporting for the company

This organization consists of departments that include Revenue Accounting, Regulatory Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Financial Reporting, Property, Tax, Payroll and Budgeting, and many others.

Why work here?

To aid accounting and finance professionals in their career development, LG&E and KU provide for employees obtaining their CPA and provide tuition assistance for those who want to continue their education beyond their bachelor’s degree.

The company prides itself on providing promotional opportunities and encouraging employees to take rotational moves to work in various departments within the accounting and finance organization. We hire smart, results-oriented individuals who strive for excellence and want to advance their career.