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South Carolina Born and Raised

With over 30 years of local experience.

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With both temporary or permanent positions,

We’ve got you covered.

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Our priority is to get results—and we succeed.

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Local Expertise…National Reach.

We know and understand your situation

As a company owned and managed by CPAs, we’ve got years of industry insight.

We work on a contingency basis

Which means you pay us only when we successfully meet your staffing needs.

We know people—lots of people

Allow us to use our established connections to best serve you.

In traditional Southern fashion

we like to do things face-to-face. You won’t find our personal service elsewhere.

Looking for a job?

Let’s sit down and have a chat about exactly what you’re looking for. We work exclusively in accounting and finance, so we’re one of the first to know of upcoming opportunities in the industry. And when an opening arises and your resume comes from John Shell Associates, it carries with it our years of credibility.

Have a staffing need?

Our established connections allow you access to the highest caliber financial professionals across the state. And if we don’t know of anyone who meets your needs, we’ll do our best to go out into the industry and find them for you. Our affiliation with around 40 other firms across the country means we can widen your search even further.

Current Job Openings

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Manager of General Accounting

Major Charleston-area employer has an excellent opportunity for an experienced accounting manager.  Position is responsible for assisting the Corporate Controller is directing the organization’s accounting function. Specific duties include ensuring that internal and external financial reports are prepared in accordance with GAAP and regulatory requirements; assuming leadership over various areas of accounting, including general ledger, […]


Manager of Financial Reporting & Analysis

Upstate manufacturer is seeking a CPA with public accounting experience for an excellent opportunity.  Position will be responsible for financial reporting, merger and acquisition analysis (including due diligence, audit, and integration), assisting with period-end closing process, fixed assets, assisting with internal audit function, updating SOX narratives, overseeing travel and entertainment reporting system, and assisting Corporate […]