Accounting Manager - FPL Construction Accounting

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Date: Sep 12, 2023

Location(s): Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  75234 

Florida Power & Light Company is America’s largest electric company, providing clean, affordable, and reliable electricity to more than 12 million people in Florida. We operate one of the cleanest power generation fleets in the U.S. and our reliability is among the best in the nation. Our goal is to achieve Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 by expanding our solar capacity, increasing battery storage and bringing new renewable energy opportunities to Florida, while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in becoming a game-changer in the energy industry?  Join our world-class team today! 


Position Specific Description

Florida Power & Light Company is seeking an Accounting Manager – Construction Accounting, PGD, Nuclear, E&C at its corporate headquarters in Juno Beach. 


In this role you will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy of Power Generation, General Plant, Intangibles and New Construction projects from an asset perspective.  You can expect to have an understanding of the Uniform System of Accounts (USoA) as set forth in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and be able to apply and ensure compliance with the rules and regulations set for by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) as well as the Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC).  In addition, strong research and analytical skills are crucial for the success of this role.

You will also have a working knowledge of the Company’s financial systems, including but not limited to, PowerPlan and SAP and ensure the continued integrity of the Company’s financial statements as supported by these systems. You will interface with several business units both in the role of accounting oversight and in optimizing accounting results and processes and therefore the ability to interact with and represent the accounting department will be critical.   This position reports to the Director of Regulated Property Accounting.  Results will be achieved by managing/leading a staff of trained professionals.


Candidates applying for this position must demonstrate a high level of proficiency in the following:

Understands regulatory perspective, industry trends and events

Ability to operate under pressure and deliver results under tight deadlines

Advanced knowledge of the computer systems we utilize

Strong bias for action

Make timely/effective business decisions based on the key drivers of the business

Ability to multi-task

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Leads by example; develops technical skills and leadership skills in staff

Stimulates high performance standards

Provides a balanced risk assessment in critical decisions


We look forward to working together and making an impact - click Apply now! 

Job Overview

Employees in this job manage and coordinate a unique accounting function and lead complex accounting projects.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•   Prepares financial reports that are in compliance with GAAP and FERC, in a timely manner, to accurately reflect the financial position of the Company
•   Provides accounting oversight to businesses and departments within the Company and ensures proper controls are in place for accurate financial reporting
•   Ensures financial data integrity through the implementation and maintenance of a strong control environment
•   Keeps abreast of, and applies GAAP, SEC regulations, and relevant company policies, practices, and procedures
•   Manages professional staff, and effectively communicates and executes performance management
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

•  Bachelor's Degree
•  Experience: 8+ years
•  Supervisor/Management Experience: 2+ years

Preferred Qualifications

•  Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
•  Master's - Business Administration


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Relocation Provided:  No


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.


NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.


NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


NextEra Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies. Please see our policy for more information.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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