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NextEra Energy Tax Project Manager in Juno Beach, Florida

Tax Project Manager

Date: Jul 5, 2021

Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description

We are seeking a Tax Professional to join the tax operations team. This professional will have several key responsibilities including: preparation and review of income tax provisions, preparation and/or review of federal and state income tax returns, tax basis balance sheet calculations and account reconciliations under ASC740; work closely with Tax Technology to continue to streamline processes related to tax calculations. This position will help ensure that NextEra Energy Resources remains “Best in Class” with regard to the quality and efficiency of our income tax process.

Working under the direction of a Tax Manager, this position will be responsible for preparation and review income tax provisions under ASC740 as well as the tax-related financial information and disclosures to be included in the applicable SEC filings (notably Forms 10-K and 10-Q). The successful candidate will work with various stakeholders to complete tax provision and tax return analysis and computation.

The candidate will be involved in validation of deferred tax positions and analysis for primary drivers of the company’s effective tax rate. The candidate will also partner with the Federal/State planning teams to ensure M&A transactions are accurately recorded in the provision and accurately reported on the income tax returns, focus on special projects (including system maintenance and/or development, leverage technology to create effective financial models & calculations supporting tax returns and provisions, and identify process improvements through use of technology and innovation.

Extended Hours may be necessary.

Job Overview

Employees in this position are responsible for one or more of the following: tax research, planning, forecasting, analysis, and defense of tax positions.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manages tax related projects, including system maintenance and/or development

  • Prepares and/or reviews tax returns and corresponding tax work papers and files

  • Researches law, regulations, administrative rulings and court cases and presents proposals to lawfully minimize tax liability

  • Researches and drafts responses to inquiries from government agencies regarding tax filings, and other claims

  • Provides and/or verifies tax assumptions and tax results in project models

  • Leads project teams to improve quality, efficiency, predictability and/or transparency

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience: 7+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's - Accounting / Finance

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics

Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

Location: Juno Beach, Florida

Other Work Locations: Florida

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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