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NREL Professional II - Accounting (PCard Administrator) in Golden, Colorado

Posting Title

Professional II - Accounting (PCard Administrator)



CO - Golden


Position Type



Hours Per Week



Job Description

Serve as the Organization Program Coordinator (OPC) for NREL’s Purchase Card (PCard) Program. This position performs a series of analytical, administrative, coordinating and monitoring duties to provide administrative support for the Purchase Card Program including:

  • Overseeing the overall operation and administration of the program and acting as the liaison between internal and external personnel;

  • Developing and delivering on-going training to card holders;

  • Tracking and updating necessary account information including, but not limited to, training completion, number of cards outstanding, and delegation of purchase authority;

  • Preparing timely quarterly/semi-annual information, as requested by DOE;

  • Obtaining proper authorization for issuance of new cards and changes to existing cards; and

  • Managing cardholder accounts through merchant bank.

This position will also be responsible for multiple data-related duties necessary to maintain appropriate segregation of duties with the Office of the Chief Financial Officer including:

  • The timely and accurate creation of new vendors and changes to existing vendors utilizing established procedures with inputs from various points of contact and departments across NREL; and

  • Responding to requests for credit applications, completing forms for sponsorship, and complying with electronic and paper data/records management and document retention requirements from the Department of Energy.

Other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications

Relevant Bachelor's Degree and 2 or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience.

Or, relevant Master's Degree or equivalent relevant education/experience.


Additional Qualifications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Access and Excel.

  • Must have strong customer support skills and be independently motivated to solve problems.

  • Candidates must possess skills and experience to provide training, create reports and analyze data.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with contacts at all levels.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience with Oracle financial applications. Prior government contractor experience.


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