NextEra Energy Tax Project Manager - Corporate Forecasting in Juno Beach, Florida

Tax Project Manager - Corporate Forecasting

Date:Aug 9, 2017

Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 12142

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 Sr. Tax Professional to join the tax accounting and forecasting team. In this role you will participate in all activities related to internal and management reporting requirements of NextEra Energy tax forecast including: (1) generate management reports supporting income tax expense and payments for forecasts and budgeting; (2) analyze cash tax payments and utilization of tax credits; (3) work with other departments regarding income statement, balance sheet and income tax expense accounts and reconciling variances; (4) assist with preparation of long range forecast of tax payments, income tax expense and tax credit utilization. Highly Preferred Performance Attributes & Competencies: • Problem solver - proactive thinker with practical solutions, risk-minded, and orientation to be tightly linked to business strategies and financial priorities • Professional skills – strong interpersonal skills, builds and nurtures cross functional relationships, respects others, is tactfully assertive, has a bias for action, and follows through to completion • Customer service oriented – proactively manages internal customer relationships, identifies gaps in service and manages resources to meet or exceed expectations, sets high standards and expects high performance of self, tightly linked to and supports the priorities of the business • Process & project management – strong planning and organizational skills, accepts ownership of and accountability for tasks, quality process minded, use metrics to measure performance, and maintain strong SOX control focus. • Integrity – strong ethic to comply with legal, regulatory, and company rules and policies

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

Job Overview Employees in this position are responsible for one or more of the following: tax research, planning, compliance, 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, compliance, 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

  • LLM - Master of Laws
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (0010) 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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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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