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Senior Analyst, Tax

We better the lives of our customers and communities.

Purpose

The position is primarily responsible for US corporate income tax provision, compliance and other corporate tax matters to ensure Liberty entities meet their external and internal tax reporting, regulatory and compliance requirements. 

Accountabilities

 

  • Prepare quarterly and annual income tax provisions to support public reporting and stand-alone financial statement requirements
  • Manage outsourced tax compliance process and review US federal and state tax returns
  • Prepare book to filing true up adjustments
  • Assist in long-term tax forecasting and annual tax expense budgeting
  • Communicate with the Internal Revenue Service and various state tax authorities in connection with audits, tax notices and other requests
  • Assist in tax research and planning assignments
  • Ensure appropriate internal controls are executed  
  • Respond to ad hoc tax queries and advise internal parties of tax implications on transactions as needed

Education and Experience

 

• Minimum of 3 years of progressive income tax experience in a Big 4 public accounting firm or publicly trade companies
• Degree in accounting or finance, along with a professional accounting designation (CPA preferred)
• Strong tax accounting skills with experience in reporting under US GAAP
• Exposure to regulated utility income tax matters preferred, but not required
• Excellent communication skills (both written & oral) and interpersonal skills to effectively deal with other team members and different departments
• Ability to prioriteze, manage multiple tasks, and work with and meet tight deadlines

Who we are

We know that the services we provide directly affect and are essential to our customers’ quality of life and wellbeing. From homes to hospitals, elder-care facilities to elementary schools, our customers depend on our ability to continue to provide safe and reliable energy and water services. For more than 30 years, Liberty has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our renewable energy and regulated utility services into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.

Today, Liberty provides regulated water, electricity, and natural gas utility services to over 807,000 customers in the United States and Canada. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represents over 2 gigawatts (GW) of installed capacity and more than 1.6 GW of renewable energy projects under construction.

Through embedding sustainability in our day-to-day business decisions and putting our customers first in all that we do, we know that we can do well by doing good. We recognize that we have a role to play in leading the energy transition towards greener solutions for our customers and communities. And, our recent recognition in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender Equality Index and as one of the Top 10 of Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World ranking are testaments to our work in sustainability.

About Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp:

Liberty is a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (“Algonquin”). Algonquin is a North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility with $11 billion of total assets. Common shares, preferred shares, and installment receipts are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols AQN, AQN.PR.A, AQN.PR.D, and AQN.IR.  APUC's common shares are also listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AQN. 

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What we offer

  • Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

  • Share purchase/match plan

  • Pension Plan

  • Free refreshments

  • 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.

As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the Talent Acquisition Team.

 

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