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San Jose, California - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 16 May 2019
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:
The Tax Manager/Senior Tax Manager will be a key contributor to the corporate tax function, reporting to the Tax Director. The right individual is someone who can manage internal and external resources 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 is expected to be diversified from quarter to quarter on the following areas:
  • Manage internal resources and 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
  • Assist with the review and/or preparation of the income tax memoranda to support the analysis and conclusion for various complex transactions
  • Maintain, document, and develop income tax related internal controls
  • Identify process improvements for various tax processes, implement changes for best practices
  • Actively partner with business teams and support Company initiatives and ensure that tax risks are identified, considered, communicated
Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor s degree and 3-4 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 10 years combined experience in both public accounting and multinational high-tech industry
  • CPA and/or advance degrees is preferred
  • Proficient in US (federal and state) income tax and ASC 740 concepts
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving abilities, able to research complex tax matters
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn and take on challenges and adapt to a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and build and maintain working relationships with global teams
  • Must be a self-starter who handles multiple projects with competing priorities with minimum supervision
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.
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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: 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.

San Jose, California, United States of America
5/16/2019 8:25:26 AM

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