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
Posting End Date:
This position will be filled as a Tax Specialist, Sr or Tax Specialist, Sr Lead depending on the qualifications and experience of the candidate
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 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
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
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.
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.
Job Segment: Accounting, Tax, CPA, MBA, Finance, Research, Management
- Entergy Jobs