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State & Local Tax – Credits & Incentives Senior Associate (Columbus)

Creative. Unique. Impressive. We’re not your ordinary accounting firm. For the eleventh year in a row, GBQ was among the Business First Best Places to Work in central Ohio. If you think like an entrepreneur that just happens to be an accountant, this is the place for you.

The role includes actively participating, and in many cases overseeing the completion of state and local incentive presentations, applications, annual reporting, location comparative analysis, training grant realization and other miscellaneous projects for clients in various industries. Assist in providing instruction and training to staff. Perform review of all SALT C&I workpapers and client deliverables to provide quality control in providing first-rate client work. Focus on four major initiatives established by the Firm: Profitability, Practice Growth; Client Focus; and Brand Culture/Development.

To fill these shoes, you must possess:

  • BA or BS in accounting or a related field.
  • Previous experience in public accounting and/or credit and incentive consulting preferred.
  • Strong proficiency in the use of technology and basic PC applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills (internal and external).
  • Creative problem solving and research skills.
  • Able to work effectively both as part of a team and independently.
  • Highly motivated and interested in taking the initiative for personal growth and development.
  • Able to handle multiple priorities, tasks and simultaneous projects.
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We love what we do. We love our families. The two aren’t mutually exclusive.  With this being said, know that this position travels to clients, and based on clients demands may work some evenings and weekends.  Other firms do that too – the difference is that at GBQ we have fun doing it!

GBQ offers a competitive salary, benefits, and an opportunity to grow with the business. Our culture sets us apart; experience what it’s like to work with our attentive, responsible, highly motivated, passionate, savvy, and personable team of professionals.

Position Description-SALT Credits and Incentives Senior Associate