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Entergy Tax Specialist, Sr or Sr Lead in New Orleans, Louisiana

Tax Specialist, Sr or Sr Lead

Date: Jan 4, 2022

Legal Entity: Entergy Services, LLC

Description:

Posting End Date:

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This position will be filled as a Tax Specialist, Sr or Tax Specialist, Sr Lead depending on the qualifications and experience of the candidate

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include preparing and reviewing sales and use tax returns and other state and local miscellaneous tax returns. Preparing and reviewing property tax returns and valuations. Providing tax guidance for contracts and purchases of materials and equipment. Defending sales and use tax audits, including obtaining supporting documentation, preparing schedules to support the findings and researching sales/use tax audit issues. Monitoring and ensuring compliance with any new tax laws and regulations. Assisting with implementation of planning opportunities and process improvements.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum education required of the position:

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience.

MBA is a plus

Minimum Experience required of the position:

  • Tax Specialist, Sr - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience plus 5 years of work experience as a tax accountant, or in lieu of degree, 9 years of work experience as a tax accountant

  • Tax Specialist, Sr Lead - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience plus 6 years of work experience as a tax accountant, or in lieu of degree, 10 years of work experience as a tax accountant

  • Tax Accounting experience is a plus

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

CPA is a plus

Desired/Preferred experience:

  • Experience in the utility industry preferred.

  • Strong overall computer and technology skills desired.

  • Prior property, sales/use tax preparation and review experience, including knowledge of processes.

  • Adept at using tax technology tools (Thomson Reuters OneSource, PowerPlan)

  • Ability and proficiency in Microsoft Office products (primarily Excel) and also Adobe Acrobat

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, oral and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Ability to effectively use tax research tools

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Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans

Job Function :Professional

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1

Req ID: 105088

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the full statement.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

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