Tax Manager Accounting & Forecasting

NextEra Energy   •  


Industry: Energy & Utilities


8 - 10 years

Posted 35 days ago

Position Specific Description

NextEra Energy Inc. is seeking a Tax Manager to join the Tax Accounting and Forecasting team located in Juno Beach, Florida. NextEra is a fast paced, dynamic and complex environment. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that the tax accounting consequences of transactions of NextEra Energy, Inc. are materially correct. This role requires a combination of strong interpersonal skills, experience with multiple technology platforms (SAP; OTP; BNA; Power Tax), proficient knowledge of ASC 740, and experience with large corporate processes related to accounting for income taxes. This position will assist with all aspects of accounting for income taxes (ASC740), including but not limited to:

•Leverage technology to create effective dashboards and analytics
•Identify and lead process improvement through use of technology and innovation
•Research various topics related to ASC740
•Analyze and quantifying the primary drivers of the company’s effective tax rate
•Collaborate with team members on special projects
•Mentors and trains less-experienced tax accountants
•Recognize tax planning opportunities
•Ensure planning and acquisitions are accurately recorded
•Partner with compliance team to minimize return to provision adjustments
•Effective communication with forecasting and compliance teams to ensure efficient process from forecasting to return filing
•Identify and explain variances from forecast to actual

Job Overview

This position is responsible for managing and directing all activities regarding tax research, planning, and compliance required of the organization.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

• Works to optimize the tax obligation of the organization
• Assures that all appropriate tax returns and payments are filed in a timely manner
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree
• Experience: 8+ years.

Preferred Qualifications

• Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
• Master's - Accounting / Finance
• LLM - Master of Laws.