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Job Opportunities

Jackson Thornton will never treat you like a number. After all, we’re looking for more than numbers – we’re looking for those who can proactively arrive at solutions that make a difference for our clients. Our advisory certified public accountants are professional consultants who build rewarding careers through outstanding personal service to our clients. Jackson Thornton CPAs have the opportunity to explore a wide variety of services to an equally diverse base of industries. We work hard, learning and honing new skills every day. But we also have time to enjoy family, pursue hobbies and leisure activities, or volunteer within our communities.

We have opportunities for interns each year and periodically for experienced CPAs.

Other Opportunities

Jackson Thornton isn’t just looking for CPAs. With a full range of services including technology, education and training, litigation consulting and support, and much more, we look for talent in various areas. These career opportunities will be posted here as they become available.

CPA Experienced Hires

The Audit Senior Associate* works with other audit team members to plan, design, and execute effective assurance and consulting engagements for financial institutions (primarily community banks); performs a wide range of audit and accounting procedures impacting industry-specific issues; audits complex areas/transactions as well as prepares financial statements and related reports; proactively interacts and communicates with clients to gather information to ensure timely engagement wrap-up; and is responsible to in-charge engagements of varying size and complexity simultaneously. (*Depending on extent of experience, this individual could start at the Supervisor level.)

This individual’s primary office will be our Prattville office. The majority of the client base in within two hours of the office. Travel is required; however, there is flexibility to work remotely.

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting
• Current CPA in Alabama
• Minimum of three years of progressive professional Audit experience
• Prior experience with financial institution audits
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to communicate with both internal and external clients
• Good time management skills and the ability to meet strict time/budget guidelines
• Good analytical and problem solving skills
• Ability to commute to client locations (may also require overnight travel)

If no positions are listed at this time, we accept resumes at any time from candidates who are experienced CPAs, CPA eligible, or pursuing CPA eligibility (with a 3.0 or higher GPA). Please email for more information or to apply.

Other Opportunities

Our Montgomery office is seeking a full-time experienced general ledger Accountant with excellent accounting and computer skills. This individual will provide accounting services to multiple small business clients.

Requirements include:
- Accounting degree or equivalent experience
- Strong computer skills and ability to learn new technology
- Payroll experience, including experience processing multiple companies
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong customer service skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment; ability to multi-task and handle frequent interruptions
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- Proficiency in at least one accounting software (QuickBooks experience preferred); working knowledge of multiple accounting systems preferred

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We accept resumes at any time from experienced candidates. Please email for more information or to apply.

Internships for Future CPAs

Interested in pursuing a career as an advisory CPA? Each year, Jackson Thornton offers internships for top accounting students. Check with your school for information on internship opportunities with us. If your university does not coordinate a formal internship program, we will consider individuals who have completed their junior year and have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Internships are usually awarded by late September for a January start, and typically run through March or April.

Submit a written request with a resume, transcript and two reference letters to:

Jackson Thornton
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 96
Montgomery, Alabama 36101-0096.

If you have questions, give us a call at 334-834-7660.

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