UNS Energy Corporation Tax Analyst II or Senior in Tucson, Arizona

UNS Energy Corporation, headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, is a subsidiary of Fortis Inc., the largest investor-owned electric and gas distribution utility in Canada. UNS Energy Corporation’s public utility subsidiaries, Tucson Electric Power Company, UNS Electric, Inc. and UNS Gas, Inc., provide electric and gas service to customers in southern and northern Arizona. For more information about UNS Energy Corporation, visit http://www.uns.com.

Tucson Electric Power provides safe, reliable electric service to approximately 414,000 customers in Southern Arizona. Although our company has been in business for more than 120 years, we continue to look for innovative ways of providing value, comfort, convenience and security to our customers every day. We’re evaluating cutting-edge energy technologies, reshaping our energy portfolio and expanding our renewable power and energy-efficiency programs. While our line of work can be challenging, it can also be rewarding. Our team of dedicated professionals values engagement, enthusiasm, innovation and collaboration.

In return, TEP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes a 401k plan with a generous company match, a company-sponsored pension plan, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, long-term disability insurance and much more.

We are currently seeking a talented individual for the position of Tax Analyst II or Senior. The successful candidate will perform research, analysis, evaluation and preparation of tax returns, schedules, journal entries and reports regarding taxes, such as income, sales & use, property, franchise and other taxes for which the Company is responsible.

_Position-Related Responsibilities_

  • Performs analysis of Company data relating to various types of taxes.

  • Performs analysis of applicable tax laws and other materials.

  • Supports Company’s position to governmental tax agencies.

  • Participates in preparation of tax returns, supporting schedules, accounting journals, and reports for various Company taxes. Reviews schedules & computations prepared by other departments that are included in the returns.

  • May participate in taxation activities of joint venture projects and activities involving other utilities, industries and outside legal, accounting & consulting firms.

  • Recommends improvements or modifications to tax accounting systems and procedures.

  • This position may provide services to affiliates of the Company subject to the UNS Energy Code of Conduct and the related Policies and Procedures.

**Knowledge, Skills & Abilities__

Tax Analyst II

Description

  • Primary responsibility for small compliance projects and will help and create large compliance projects

  • Prepares complex accounting journals and account reconciliations

  • May be primary department contact for non-income tax audits. May direct work of Tax Analyst I.

Minimum Qualifications

  • AA degree in business with 18 units of accounting and 6 years of experience in tax analysis and accounting or equivalent combination of education and, experience

  • 8 years of experience in tax analysis and accounting

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS degree in Accounting with 24 units of accounting from an accredited institution

Tax Analyst Senior

Description

  • Will have primary responsibility for complex tax research, analysis or compliance projects.

  • May have several projects or studies assigned at the same time and may assist other tax analysts in large projects.

  • Will direct and review the work prepared by others.

  • Will participate in teams representing the company to tax authorities, other utilities or others outside the Company.

  • May have supervisory responsibilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in Accounting with 24 units of accounting from an accredited institution and four years of experience in tax analysis or accounting or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Large firm public accounting experience and CPA status.

Company: Tucson Electric Power

Location: Tucson, AZ

Job Category: Tax Services

Position Type: Unclassified