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NextEra Energy Accounting Manager in Juno Beach, Florida

Accounting Manager

Date: Nov 19, 2022

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

Company: NextEra Energy

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Position Specific Description

Accounting Manager reports to FPL Assistant Controller. The Accounting Manager’s key responsibilities will include analyzing and reviewing internal and external financial reports and schedules in compliance with GAAP and regulatory (FERC and FPSC) accounting requirements, project management oversight, and support of FPL clause accounting processes. This includes the performance of independent research and analytical activities as specified by senior management. The ideal candidate will have strong familiarity with GAAP and SEC regulations and an ability to build productive working relationships across the organization in a positive and collaborative manner.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Oversight of monthly and quarterly reports, including but not limited to:

  • FPL Earnings Summary

  • FPL GAAP to Regulatory comparative analysis

  • FPL balance sheet and income statement quarterly variance analysis

  • Ensure the overall accounting accuracy of FPL and subsidiaries special projects and act as FPL Controllership liaison for accounting implementations

  • Support for the quarterly investor presentation earnings release and quarterly external reporting filings

  • Project management for FPL and subsidiaries transactional and/or regulatory initiatives including rate cases

  • Act in a support capacity to Senior Manager – Clause Accounting to ensure accuracy of monthly GAAP and Regulatory reporting for FPL and FCG cost recovery clauses

  • Provide oversight and accounting support for FPL subsidiaries to help ensure accuracy of financial information.

Miscellaneous Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct reporting and/or accounting research projects as assigned

  2. Maintains good understanding of, and applies, GAAP, FERC, SEC Regulations, Sarbanes-Oxley, and related company policies, practices and procedures.

  3. Presentation of accounting areas/issues to concisely and clearly articulate to senior management

  4. Identifying and recommending changes to processes to enhance the accuracy of accounting data and/or efficiency of the department.

  5. Project management skills inclusive of setting timelines/project plan, establishing assignments/priorities, and delivering according to project plan.

  6. Responsible for SOX compliance, including design and effectiveness of the assigned SOX processes.

  7. Support review of Earnings Surveillance Reports for FPL and FCG

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: 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 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.

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