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Entergy Tax Specialist (Sr, Sr Lead or Sr Staff) - Technology in New Orleans, Louisiana

Tax Specialist (Sr, Sr Lead or Sr Staff) - Technology

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Legal Entity: Entergy Services, LLC

Description:

Posting End Date: 12/03/2021

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This position can be filled as a Senior Staff Tax Specialist, Senior Tax Specialist Lead or as a Senior Tax Specialist depending on experience and qualifications.

*This position is open to be filled anywhere within the Entergy service territory.*

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

Duties to include preparing and reviewing federal/state income tax and corporate franchise tax returns and/or state and local tax returns for Entergy and its subsidiaries. Additional work duties will include assessment of changes in tax law and development of plans to implement such changes. Position will need to work closely with federal and state tax counsel to implement planning strategies.

Qualifications:

Minimum education & experience 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 and/or technology consultant, or in lieu of degree, 9 years of work experience as a tax accountant and/or technology consultant

  • 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 and/or technology consultant, or in lieu of degree, 10 years of work experience as a tax accountant and/or technology consultant

  • Tax Specialist, Sr. Staff - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience plus 8 years of work experience as a tax accountant and/or technology consultant, or in lieu of degree, 12 years of work experience as a tax accountant and/or technology consultant

Advanced degree preferred, Masters in Taxation or Accounting

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

Desired: CPA

Desired/Preferred experience:

  • 5-10 Years’ experience, preferably in the utility industry

  • Strong overall computer and technology skills desired

  • Prior federal and state income tax preparation and review experience, including knowledge of processes.

  • Adept at using tax technology tools (Thomson Reuters OneSource, PowerPlan, UI, Power BI, and various other tax software)

  • 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 effectively use tax research tools

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: 104681

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the full statement.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

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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