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Senior Tax Analyst

Columbus, OH, US, 43004

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business, and as an employee team.

At Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it. 

Purpose

The senior tax analyst will be primarily responsible for performing various tasks associated with the preparation of indirect taxes for compliance and reporting needs for the South Region. They will also assist in providing information to support decisions by key stakeholders.

 

*This is a hybrid role that requires candidates to reside in (or relocate) in the Columbus, Ohio area.

Accountabilities

  • Assure the accuracy and timeliness of tax return preparation, payment of taxes and the maintenance of appropriate records 
  • Develop processes to ensure tax compliance performed accurately and timely
  • Participate as a lead member of the tax team to assure that indirect taxes are properly reflected in the accounting records of the company in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and applicable tax laws and regulations
  • Participate as a lead member during audits of the Company’s tax compliance
  • Maintain good relationships with outside taxing authorities while representing the Company’s tax needs and issues
  • Conduct research related to tax laws and regulations to minimize tax liabilities while complying with those laws and regulations
  • Provide accurate and timely information to other departments to facilitate budgeting, planning, reporting and ratemaking activities
  • Perform other tax related special projects as needed

Education and Experience

  • 3+ years of experience in corporate tax  
  • Knowledge of the applicable federal, state and municipal tax laws/regulations
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Finance, Accounting, Economic or related field
  • Proficient in the use of MS office products; SAP or similar; Power Plan and Power Tax exposure preferred; Hyperion smart-view preferred
  • Excellent communication skills (both written & oral) and interpersonal skills to effectively work with other team members and different departments

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. is a growing renewable energy and utility company with over $15 billion of assets across North America and internationally.

For more than 30 years, Algonquin has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our regulated utility services and renewable energy business groups into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.

Through our operating business (Liberty), we provide regulated electricity, water, and natural gas utility services to over 1 million customer connections, primarily in North America. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represent over 3 GW of renewable generation capacity in operation and under construction.

With our robust, diversified, and growing presence in communities across North America and internationally, we are continually demonstrating our “Think Global,  Act Local” business model.

What we offer

Company funded Pension program

401k with Company match

Full insurance benefits (health/dental/vision/life)

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Share purchase/match plan

Defined Contribution savings plan

Top Talent Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

Free parking, including free electrical charging

 

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.


Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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