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Date: Sep 7, 2017

Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  12144 

 

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Position Specific Description

We are seeking a Sr. Tax Professional to join the tax accounting and forecasting team. In this role you will add value by ensuring that the accounting consequences of income tax transactions of NextEra Energy, Inc. parent company and its subsidiaries are properly recorded in the accounting records on a timely basis.  You will use your combination of strong interpersonal skills, experience with multiple technology platforms (SAP; OTP; CorpTax; BNA; Power Tax) and proficient knowledge in large corporate processes for accounting for income taxes to fulfill the responsibilities.  You can expect coordinate and consult with various corporate staff groups including the Corporate Tax Department, Corporate Accounting and the separate income tax accounting staffs of Florida Power & Light Company, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC and NextEra Energy Partners, LP. Responsibilities will involve assisting with all aspects of accounting for income taxes (ASC740), including but not limited to:


• Preparation/Review of  tax provisions
• Preparation/Review of analysis reports and tax account reconciliations
• Corporate oversight of Tax Accounting database designed to collect current and deferred tax information by subsidiaries by jurisdiction and tax year – verify/reconcile data with tax return filings prepared by the corporate tax department.
• Develop and support the Sarbanes/Oxley process control and documentation requirements relating to accounting for income taxes.
• Preparation of all income tax disclosures for inclusion in external financial reports, including rate reconciliations, deferred inventory and FIN 48 disclosures
• Maintaining tax basis balance sheets
• Coordination with corporate tax department for review of income tax filings
• Coordination with subsidiaries to ensure tax accounts are accurately reflected
• Lead on corporate initiatives

 

Highly Preferred Skills:


• 6+ years of federal and state income tax accounting experience and minimum of 3 years in public accounting (“Big Four”)
• Similar experience in a large corporate tax department and demonstrated experience in the preparation of tax provisions, supporting schedules and financial statement disclosures required under ASC740.
• Experience in Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Section 404 with respect to the tax process
• CPA certification and/or advanced degree
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Solid knowledge of Excel
• SAP and OTP experience


We truly have the best team in the business. Apply today to be a part of it!

 

Job Overview

This position is responsible for managing and directing all activities regarding tax research, planning, and compliance required of the organization.

Job Duties & Responsibilities


•   Works to optimize the tax obligation of the organization
•   Assures that all appropriate tax returns and payments are filed in a timely manner
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications


•  Bachelor's Degree
•  Experience: 8+ years

Preferred Qualifications


•  Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
•  Master's - Accounting / Finance
•  LLM - Master of Laws

 

Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company (0001)
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.

 

If you require special support or accommodation while seeking employment with NextEra Energy, please send an e-mail to AskHR@NEE.com, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748 (Option 1, Press 6) between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday-Friday. 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.

 

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