This position will manage the state/ local tax function in the Corporate Tax Department and is responsible for the following:
Manage the preparation and review of state/ local returns, including gathering information from operating units for inclusion in returns;
Research state nexus and other state tax issues for companies in the group, including planning strategies with respect to acquisitions and dispositions;
Provide state/local excise and income tax guidance to business units, including the optimization of state credits and incentives;
Assist in the calculation and preparation of tax entries for state/local income, franchise, and excise taxes;
Review and manage state/local estimated tax payments for the group;
Assist with managing internal controls for compliance and implementation of best practice procedures.
Adhere to effective internal controls.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or other applicable fields or the equivalent combination of education and experience;
10+ years experience in an income tax role, preferably with multi state corporate income & franchise taxes;
Previous management experience;
Strong ability, desire and initiative to self-study technical aspects and self-develop the skills required for this role;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate complex and technical issues;
Ability to operate in a complex, rapidly changing business environment with typically tight schedules.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background and reference check, drug screen, verification of legal right to work in the U.S., and in some cases, a credit check. A credit check will be administered when a prospective employee will be working in Finance, Accounting, Treasury or where duties may involve handling of funds, accounts or cash. Iberdrola Renewables is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Preference may be given to candidates with:
Corporate state/local tax experience;
Knowledge of the SAP accounting financial system;
Experience preparing income tax accruals.