Tax Project Manager

Juno Beach, Florida
06 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Background

We are seeking a Tax Professional to join the state income tax compliance team. This professional will have several key responsibilities including: (1) preparation of federal and state income tax returns primarily focused on the Competitive and Regulated business; (2) work with the Tax Accounting team to provide assistance in the tax provision and tax depreciation areas; and (3) work closely with Information Management to continue to streamlining processes related to tax return calculations. This position will help ensure that NextEra Energy, Inc. remains "Best in Class" with regard to the quality and efficiency of our income tax compliance process.

State Tax Project Manager - Duties:
• Oversee the state tax compliance
• Conduct technical research and maintain compliance
• Prepare state consolidated filings
• Manage staff of one to three tax analysts

Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess the following:
•A minimum of 7 years of experience in tax with a minimum of 4 years specific to state tax compliance
•Candidate must have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or similar; an advanced degree is preferred
• CPA Highly preferred
• Proficient oral and written business communication skills
• Ability to perform analysis on data and utilize analysis to make tax technical and business decisions
• Strong computer skills with a focus on both analytical and research tools including, Corptax, SAP, Business Warehouse
•Well-developed technical skills with an ability to identify and document both issues and proposed resolutions
• Desire to seek new and challenging tasks - self-starter mentality

Preferred Qualifications:
  • High School Grad / GED: Required
  • Bachelor's Degree: Required
  • Experience:7 years Required

Required Qualifications:
High School Grad / GED:Required;Bachelor's Degree:Required;Experience:7 years;