Job Brief
APPLY TODAY: Join the financial services department as an Accounts Payable Assistant!
If you have a natural aptitude for working with numbers, enjoy solving problems, and have strong attention to detail, this opening is the perfect opportunity to kick-start your career at Sunflower! Sunflower Electric Power Corporation, a generation and transmission utility serving Central and Western Kansas, is seeking an Accounts Payable Assistant. This position can be located at any of our Sunflower locations. You will get the opportunity to use your networking skills by collaborating with all departments at Sunflower and a large variety of external entities on invoices, check disbursements, purchase orders, and payment processes. The successful candidate will also utilize their problem-solving skills when reconciling invoices and purchase orders, while also using their attention to detail to maintain a variety of reports. There is never a slow day in financial services!


Receive outstanding compensation and benefits including low health insurance premiums and tuition reimbursement program.
Enjoy working for a company that cares about its culture and employees.
Take advantage of the wide variety of Sunflower-provided leadership training and development programs.
Work in a friendly environment with a team of experienced individuals who are dedicated to helping you grow.
Gain experience in an electric utility to further your future career prospects.

High school diploma and three years progressively responsible bookkeeping/accounting experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Post-secondary training or education in accounting or bookkeeping is preferred.

Refer to the Responsibility Outline for a complete list of qualifications.

EEI Testing:

We administer selection tests for a variety of positions. The required tests have been developed by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), a trade association of investor-owned electric utility companies. We strongly encourage candidates to review all the information, including the sample test brochures, and to use the available practice tests before taking the actual tests, available here: https://secure.eei.org/eeitests/onlineproducts/Login.aspx.

The username and password are both sunflower. Practice tests provide sample questions and detailed discussions of the correct answers. It’s important to take the practice test as you would the actual one, with similar intensity and concentration. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.

Note: EEI does not allow access to the actual tests. Testing sessions are held at various locations.

Sunflower Electric Power Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets.