Tax Intern Job

Minneapolis, Minnesota
06 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Location(s): MN - Minneapolis
Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow?  A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you're looking for.
Position Summary
This position offers opportunities to work for a successful energy company and to acquire experience and knowledge in both business and tax by supporting the tax reporting team.
Essential Responsibilities             
  • Support the accurate and timely preparation of tax filings as well as the analysis of the data used in the completion of these filings.
  • Assist in reconciliation of tax bills and preparation of tax payments.        
  • Participate in tax research through analysis of the tax statutes, regulations and rules to assure conformity.         
  • Assist in gathering and monitoring of tax data from source systems.       
  • Participate in joint projects with Planning team as directed.        
Minimum Requirements
  • Currently enrolled in four year post-secondary program (completed second year courses) or graduate program.
  • Business major with emphasis in accounting or tax or is enrolled in a Masters in Business Taxation or Accounting program.
  • Minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Ability to work 15-25 hours during school year and up to 40 during summer break.
As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
Posting Notes:  MN - Minneapolis || MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 75600:Tax Services || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
Requisition Number: 5913
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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