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Xcel Energy Property & Sales Tax Analyst I - Minneapolis, MN Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Location(s): CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

Position Summary

Perform property and sales/use tax reporting, analysis, and accounting, leveraging data analytics and technology resources. Participate in property and sales/use tax planning and research and the implementation of regulatory changes.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Property and Sales/Use Tax Compliance – Prepares multistate property and sales/use tax filings timely and accurately per statutory requirements. Reconciles tax bills and GL accounts, prepares tax payments.

  • Data Analysis and Technology - Monitor the gathering of tax data from source systems to ensure the continued confidence in the completeness of the data used by the reporting process. Gather and process data from external sources to meet the statutory and analytical reporting needs of the property tax reporting system.

  • Accounting and Forecasting – Complete accounting and forecasting related to property and sales/use taxes in compliance with GAAP, regulatory, and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements. Provide proactive process improvement recommendations and assist in implementing the accepted solutions.

  • Tax Audits – Assist in administration of audits, leveraging data analysis and technology resources as appropriate.

  • Assist in planning and research projects and all other duties as apparent or as assigned.

  • This position may be filled at multiple levels depending on experience.

  • During COVID-19 Pandemic this position may require the ability to temporarily work remote within the company service territory until company protocol dictates return to the office criteria has been met.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in business, finance, accounting, economics, management information systems, data science, or related discipline.

  • Ability to effectively use Excel spreadsheets and word processing software.

  • Demonstrated communication, relationship, and analytical skills.

  • Completion of a business internship preferred.

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: MN - Minneapolis || CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75600:Tax Services || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $50,000 to $71,333 per year

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Requisition Number: 37266

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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