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Tax Manager

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Sunpower Corp. San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 3 months ago

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.

The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we're looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.

SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.

SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world's energy future, there's no better place to be than SunPower.

We believe that our employees create our brand with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.

The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We can completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we're looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.

SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.

SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world's energy future, there's no better place to be than SunPower.

We believe that our employees create our brand with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regard to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused.

The Tax Manager will be a key contributor to the corporate tax function, reporting to the Tax Director. The right individual will be very hands-on and participate in all areas of taxes including tax compliance, tax audits, US and Foreign income tax provision and involvement with IFRS basis calculation. Duties and working experiences will be diversified from quarter to quarter on the following areas:

  • Work with the in-house tax team as well as the external tax consultants to prepare the Company's annual and quarterly ASC 740 (SFAS 109) tax provision and related footnote disclosures for SEC filing including the annual effective tax rate, income tax payable, uncertain tax benefits, and foreign tax provision.

  • Design and maintain the working papers and to support tax reporting and compliance and internal control requests related to taxes (provision, deferred taxes, current payable, FIN48, etc.).

  • Manage U.S. tax compliance and/ or foreign tax compliance, working closely with outside tax advisors and service providers.

  • Identify process improvements for various tax processes, implement changes for best practices.

  • Participate in other special projects as needed.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of people management experience

  • Post-graduate work is desirable

  • OR equivalent combination of education and years of related experience

Preferred Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in accounting or another related program.

  • 6 8 years combined experience in both public accounting and multinational high-tech industry.

  • CPA or/and MST preferred.

  • A good knowledge of ASC740 (FAS 109).

  • Working knowledge of federal and multi-state tax return preparation and R&D credit study.

Strong accounting and analytical skills research proficiency.

  • A plus to have the experiences of preparing the foreign tax package, with the understanding of tax impacts arising from US GAAP to Statutory GAAP adjustments.

  • Ability to work cross functionally and independently and well-rounded to work as a team in a team environment.

  • Good project management skills.

  • Detail-oriented with ability to multi-task. Must be a self-starter.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual's qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company's policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

SunPower Supports EEO

Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation

SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: jobs@sunpower.com. Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose

Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Job Segment: Manager, Project Manager, Management, Technology


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