A leading renewable energy company is currently seeking a skilled Tax Planning Manager to join the tax team. Founded over ten years ago, this company currently owns and operates over 5GW of renewable assets across the country. The Tax Planning manger will be instrumental in supporting the organization in a variety of tax efforts.
The responsibilities of this position will include:
- Managing tax considerations for potential mergers or disposition activities, overseeing due diligence processes, and collaborating with external advisors to evaluate transactions and prepare necessary documentation.
- Handling tax matters related to the structuring of cash and tax equity partnership arrangements. This includes modeling on the sponsor side and as a cash equity investor, documenting transactions, and evaluating key information related to construction, placed in service, section 704 layers, section 743(b), tax appraisals, etc.
- Assisting in internal restructurings and entity elimination initiatives.
- Supporting compliance and tax provision processes for transactions, including thorough documentation and assistance in gathering and retaining information.
- Staying abreast of changes in tax laws and proactively evaluating their impact.
- Collaborating with business teams to negotiate tax matters with contractors and equipment vendors, ensuring compliance with IRA requirements, including considerations like domestic content, prevailing wage, and apprenticeship.
The ideal candidate should have:
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, or a related field; CPA or advanced degree preferred.
- Extensive experience in tax planning, with a focus on mergers, dispositions, and partnership arrangements within the renewable energy sector.
- Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
- Ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
- In-depth knowledge of current tax laws and regulations.
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please do not hesitate to apply.