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Porte Brown Recruiting Event

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Porte Brown will be hosting an information and recruiting event on June 8th from 11am - 2pm at Topgolf in Schaumburg. We are looking for current accounting freshman, sophomores, and juniors that are interested in a career in public accounting. During this event, our professionals will be talking about their experiences in public accounting. We will be discussing career opportunities and details of the job to give students a better understanding of the work. In addition to learning a lot about the industry and career opportunities, we will be providing time for great conversations, golfing, and eating.

If you are interested in attending this event, please submit your information or upload your resume. Attendance for this event is limited & by invite only. After submitting your application information, a member of Porte Brown will be in touch with you.

Requirements
  • Currently a Freshman, Sophomore or Junior
  • Enrolled as an Accounting major
  • Strongly interested in a career in Public Accounting
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Current Open Positions

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Porte Brown’s reputation as the “Go To” firm comes from more than 75 years of creating value for our clients and our staff. As one of the fastest growing accounting firms in the Midwest, Porte Brown is always searching for top talent. We try to recruit go-getters who have perfected their particular expertise and who also want a long-term commitment as they move forward with their careers. The ideal candidate would be a hybrid professional who not only knows their skill set but is also extremely personable and works well with clients. We encourage you to apply for an open position with Porte Brown today!

Elevate 365 - Not-for-Profit Accounting Consultant

Post Date: 3/27/2024

We are seeking a talented and experienced Not-for-Profit Accounting Consultant to join our team. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of accounting experience, with a strong background in not-for-profit financial management. This individual will play a key role in providing specialized accounting services and guidance to our not-for-profit clients, ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and optimizing financial performance. Read more »

Tax Season Internship (2025)

Post Date: 12/12/2023 | Location: Elk Grove Village

The Tax Season Internship position touches on a variety of tax related tasks from the preparation of W2s and 1099s for business clients, to the preparation of Form 1040 returns for individuals. This position will also require participation in a variety of other projects necessary to a successful tax season. This is a competitively paid internship and a great opportunity to experience what it is like to work in public accounting. Read more »

Summer Internship (2025)

Post Date: 12/12/23 | Location: Elk Grove Village

The Summer Internship Position touches on a variety of tax, audit and accounting related tasks from learning about QuickBooks, working with client’s monthly accounting work, preparation of sales tax returns, preparation of payroll tax returns, working on employee benefit audits, 1040 preparation, shadowing with our staff accountants and additional projects during the internship. The Summer Internship is a competitively paid program and a great opportunity to gain tremendous exposure to working in Public Accounting. Read more »

Senior Tax Accountant - Estate & Trust

Post Date: 9/20/2023 | Location: Elk Grove Village

We are currently seeking a Senior Tax Accountant with a specialization in Estate and Trust to join our talented team. The Senior E & T Accountant is responsible for organizing client assignments and projects including the completion of assigned tasks and project components as well as coaching and mentoring team members in client and self-development expectations. Read more »

Staff Accountant (2024)

Post Date: 4/18/2023 | Location: Elk Grove Village

The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing and analyzing financial reports and tax returns for individuals and companies. Review the company’s financial reports to ensure there are no discrepancies. Read more »

Experienced Auditor

Post Date: 5/10/2022 | Location: Elk Grove Village

The primary purpose of this position is to ensure compliance on Certified Audit and Review engagements, including overseeing staff on engagements.  In addition, the Experienced Auditor assists clients by identifying inadequate, inefficient, or ineffective management and accounting operations and recommending improvements and efficiencies to their systems. Read more »

Senior Accountant

Post Date: 4/13/2022 | Location: Elk Grove Village

The Senior Accountant is responsible for larger more complex engagements and may manage multiple engagements simultaneously. This position assumes responsibility for supervising engagements and special assignments; can review working papers and financial statements and can communicate with clients on a one-on-one basis. This position may also be responsible for mentoring and supporting team members in meeting clients and self-development expectations. Read more »

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Experienced Professionals

Porte Brown is always looking for top talent in the industry. Porte Brown is a big believer of the old adage, you are only as good as the company you keep, which is why we are so selective when it comes to hiring new talent. We look for individuals who are independent and entrepreneurial in spirit but also able to work with others seamlessly. We want people who are career-oriented and committed to the long term success of the firm and themselves. Read more »

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Entry Level Careers

Porte Brown provides entry level professionals the tools necessary to develop and grow into seasoned veterans. As a recent graduate it can be hard finding the right position that allows you to be an integral part of the company, offers a good work-life balance, and promotes continuing education to advance your skills. We believe it is important to offer these benefits and much more. Find out what Porte Brown can offer your professional/occupational pursuits. Read more »

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Benefits at Porte Brown!

Porte Brown offers an OUTSTANDING benefits package that enhances the quality of life for our employees and their families. We are always monitoring new and improved benefit packages to not only remain competitive in our industry, but more importantly, to support long-term staff retention and happiness in the careers of our team. Read more »

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Achieve Your Accounting Dream with Porte Brown

Finance professionals are always in demand, and Porte Brown is committed to nurturing the next generation of accountants. For over 75 years, we have supported young talent in securing entry-level accounting jobs and mentoring from industry veterans. Are you more experienced? Apply for one of our senior accounting associate jobs.

Search for your next role in our career portal and join a best-in-class accounting firm. Launching your career with Porte Brown provides you with resources, experience, and training in the latest technology solutions. When you join our team, you’ll gain access to a fulfilling career with endless opportunities.

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FAQs

Are you hiring for accounting jobs near me?

Porte Brown is an accountancy staple of Chicago. We are always looking to make strategic hires to grow our organization while bringing accounting jobs to local communities. To search for the latest jobs in your area, we provide an ongoing list of open accounting jobs by region.

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Do you offer any kind of wellness programs?

At Porte Brown, we invest in our team to empower them to perform at their best while offering an attractive work-life balance. Some of the Porte Brown wellness benefits include annual flu shots, health and wellness screenings, and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program. We regularly consult with our employees to add the wellness benefits they want.

What kind of training and development services do you offer?

We believe that our accounting jobs should provide clear pathways to promotions and career development. That’s why we offer in-depth training and development programs in-house.

Our staff has the job security of knowing they can obtain their CPE credits, embark upon elective training programs, and join our world-class mentoring program. Whether you’re in your first year on the job market or a seasoned accounting veteran, employees at Porte Brown receive tailored professional development programs in order to help them achieve their career goals.

Do you offer healthcare benefits to employees?

Yes, we have created an attractive healthcare package for our employees. We understand the worries that people have over increasing healthcare costs. All Porte Brown employees receive BCBS of Illinois PPO Health Insurance, an Employer Funded HRA Account, and vision and dental coverage. Employees are also free to participate in our voluntary life insurance program and can take advantage of short-term and long-term disability insurance.

Does Porte Brown offer an attractive retirement package?

Yes, we also help our team save for their retirement. We offer a 401(k) plan and a profit-sharing plan. The latter encourages our team to invest in the company's success because they also have a share in the future growth of Porte Brown. We ensure every team member feels like an integral part of the company that has served our client base for over 75 years.

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