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Senior Compliance Analyst

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Date: Jun 17, 2022

Location(s): North Palm Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

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


Position Specific Description

The primary tasks, duties, and responsibilities are below:

  • Ensuring that the organization complies with outside regulatory and legal requirements, as well as internal policies and procedures
  • Working hand in hand with management, legal and business team to identify and manage regulatory risk
  • Maintaining open lines of communication with all relevant decision makers and stakeholders in order to keep all parties informed of regulatory changes
  • Organizing regular training sessions for employees in order to efficiently communicate key regulatory changes and updates
  • Ensuring standards through disciplinary policies to ensure the organization achieves and maintains government compliance
  • Creating and implementing organizational policies, standards, and procedures to comply with applicable regulations
  • Ability and desire to identify and drive process improvement initiatives utilizing the latest technology tools
  • Ensuring that the company is equipped with internal controls that adequately measure and manage the risks it faces.


Preferred Experience/Qualifications:

  • Preferred: Master's - Accounting / Finance; Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Well developed communication skills in order to effectively work well with colleagues, and key internal/external stakeholders.
  • Possessing strong analytical skills, paying careful and particular attention to detail, and also have an investigative mindset
  • Having a deep and sound knowledge of regulatory policies as regulatory compliance officers are responsible for creating and implementing policies
  • Consumer underwriting experience

Job Overview

Employee in this role will serve as the NERC CIP Compliance Analyst. This position will assist in planning, developing, and implementing a comprehensive security program. Individuals will support the compliance efforts to applicable federal and state laws, and regulations including but not limited to the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), Federal energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and the applicable regional entities.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs data collection activities to maintain corporate compliance with mandated cyber security regulations, particularly cyber security regulations associated with NERC
  • Reviews the implementation, documentation, testing, and monitoring of security solutions and associated security compliance regulations
  • Develops, reviews, and updates appropriate policies, procedures, and standards to maintain corporate compliance with mandated cyber security regulations associated with NERC
  • Develops processes to identify, quantify, analyze, and report NERC CIP compliance status
  • Participates in internal auditing activities performed for NERC CIP compliance verification and develop a system of associated metrics for periodic reporting
  • Provides assistance to appropriate business units and stakeholders as it relates to NERC CIP compliance activities and requirements for demonstrating compliance with mandated cyber security regulations
  • Assists with training, including training material development and deployment to ensure that compliance becomes a sustainable business practice
  • Gathers and prepares documentation to support audits, self-assessments, data requests, etc.
  • Imparts guidance and direction to personnel and ensure the accuracy, consistency, and standardization of all work products
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Compliance
Organization:  NextEra Energy Resources, LLC 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.


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 and 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.


Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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