Entergy Tax Specialist Sr., or Tax Specialist, Sr. Lead (Tax Regulatory Support) in New Orleans, Louisiana
Tax Specialist Sr., or Tax Specialist, Sr. Lead (Tax Regulatory Support)
Date: Nov 19, 2021
Legal Entity: Entergy Services, LLC
Posting End Date: 12/03/2021
This position can be filled as a Tax Specialist – Senior or Tax Specialist - Senior Lead depending on experience and qualifications.
*The preffered location for this role is New Orleans, LA*
This position is part of a new work group set up within Tax dedicated to Retail and Wholesale Regulatory filings, Testimony, Discovery Requests for Information, Regulatory Tax Strategy, and IRS and FERC Regulatory Accounting Requirements. This work group is a proactive response to the increased load of Regulatory activities for the Entergy System.
Duties to include preparing tax adjustments for both Retail and Wholesale Regulatory Filings and reviewing per book and regulated ADIT and Cost of Service calculations for Income Tax. Additional work duties will include assessment of changes in federal and state tax laws along with FERC Rate Making and Accounting Guidance and development of plans to implement the required changes. Position will need to work closely with Retail and Wholesale Regulated Filing Teams, Income Tax Accounting, Tax Depreciation, and Federal and State counsel to implement both changes in rules and regulations, as well as corporate tax planning strategies.
Minimum education required of the position:
Tax Specialist, Sr - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience plus 5 years of work experience as a tax accountant, or in lieu of degree, 9 years of work experience as a tax accountant
Tax Specialist, Sr Lead - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience plus 6 years of work experience as a tax accountant, or in lieu of degree, 10 years of work experience as a tax accountant
Advanced degree preferred, Masters in Taxation or Accounting
Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
5-10 Years’ experience, preferably in the utility industry
Strong overall computer and technology skills desired
Prior Regulatory support experience, including knowledge of processes.
Adept at using technology tools for Regulatory support (PowerPlan, PeopleSoft, Cognos, UI Planner (P2R))
Ability and proficiency in Microsoft Office products (primarily Excel) and also Adobe Acrobat
Demonstrate strong interpersonal, oral and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to adapt to quickly changing deadlines and responsibilities
Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans
Job Function :Professional
FLSA Status :Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings :1
Req ID: 104682
Travel Percentage :Up to 25%
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As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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