Credits and Incentives Positions Available

Senior Associate, Site Selection & Incentives Advisory (Austin, Texas) - Join the global leader in risk and financial advisory solutions—Kroll. With a nearly century-long legacy, we blend trusted expertise with cutting-edge technology to navigate and redefine industry complexities. As a part of One Team, One Kroll, you'll contribute to a collaborative and empowering environment, propelling your career to new heights. Ready to build, protect, restore and maximize our clients’ value? Your journey begins with Kroll. Day-to-day responsibilities:  Working cooperatively with our professionals and clients to develop parameters for a new location and selecting variables and data to assist the client with their decisions. Developing discounted cash flow models to compare the benefits and advantages of each site under consideration. Gathering data from state and local communities to support the models. Presenting location analysis to our professionals. Assist our professionals with creating and executing negotiating strategies on behalf of clients seeking credits and grants for projects within the multi-state region. Preparing and presenting proposals and qualifications for our professionals to share with prospective clients. Preparing and presenting comprehensive reports regarding potential financial incentives when available based on the client's facts. Essential traits: Demonstrated knowledge of site selection methods, processes and analysis as well as the financial incentives (both statutory and discretionary in nature) available in the multi-state region. Minimum 3 years of relevant experience within a consulting or real estate firm, economic development agency or a state tax agency. Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field. Proven analytical and problem-solving skills. Demonstrated interpersonal and client relationships skills. Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills. Proven dedication to teamwork. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with focus on Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Proven track record relevant to previous work experience. Proven track record relevant to previous work experience. To apply click here. Date Posted: 6/24/2024 (IPT054)

Senior Consultant (Tallahassee, Florida; Orlando, Florida; Jackson, Mississippi; Remote Work) - VisionFirst Advisors has established itself as a go-to firm in the economic development consulting field with clients from 48+ states and 8 Fortune 500 companies. After 30 years of leading public and private economic development organizations in multiple states, Gray Swoope launched VisionFirst Advisors in 2015, providing services focused on: Location advisory and site selection. Labor and market intelligence. State, regional, utility and local economic development strategy. Incentives for negotiation and compliance. Marketing and communications strategy and implementation. We are a customer-driven consulting firm, acting seamlessly as an extension of the client team to develop  strategy, solve problems and deliver results while mitigating risks and barriers. We utilize our experience  and business acumen to support clients with their location strategies and economic development  competitiveness. We know that no two projects are the same, and our approach is tailored to each client. In 2024, Gray Swoope and Griff Salmon acquired VisionFirst Advisors, realizing a long-term goal of being an  independent entity. As part of this new structure, VisionFirst entered into a strategic partnership with The Southern Group, the largest lobbying firm in Florida. VisionFirst Advisors is seeking a dynamic individual to join our team as a Senior Consultant in our Location  Advisory Services division. As part of our growing firm, you'll have the opportunity to work collaboratively  with clients, leveraging your expertise in tax credits, exemptions, and incentives to drive business success. Responsibilities: Collaborate with clients to assess operating costs at various locations and manage risks associated with incentive programs. Conduct incentive calculations, create proformas, and assist in structuring deal terms for incentives and tax credits. Educate and advise clients on available incentives to minimize project costs. Work closely with our team to craft then deliver tax and incentive recommendations to our clients. Key Qualifications: Ability to work within a hybrid model, requiring travel and in-person collaboration 3-5 days per month. Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance, law, or related field. Preferred 2 years’ experience in incentives, state taxes, or incentive compliance. Strategic mindset, with the ability to apply learned concepts to develop a structured solution tailored to  client needs. Strong leadership skills with a focus on judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making. Excellent research, verbal, and written communication skills. Proven ability to prioritize workload effectively to meet deadlines and objectives. Willingness to participate in strategic planning initiatives. Proficiency in project management and organizational skills. Flexibility to travel as needed. Preferred Accreditation as a licensed CPA, holder of a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), or Certified Credits and Incentives Professional (CCIP). Join us at VisionFirst Advisors, where you'll have the opportunity to grow professionally in a collaborative  environment and share in our success through profit sharing. Apply now and become an integral part of our  team dedicated to helping clients thrive in today's competitive business landscape. Email a resume and cover letter (both required) to info@visionfirstadvisors.com Date Posted: 6/4/2024 (IPT050)