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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 Budgeting

Large healthcare provider in the Upstate of South Carolina is seeking a financial professional to be responsible for the preparation of the system-wide annual operating budget, maintenance of the related modules of the decision support system, and maintenance of the system’s productivity system.  Also responsible for providing financial analysis and support to various departments as needed.  Position directly […]


Manager, Payroll Operations

This job manages the activities of a centralized payroll department in carrying out responsibility for payroll preparation, payroll processing, and related mandatory reporting. This position also manages payroll system maintenance in coordination with IT department.  Job supervises a staff of 4. Implements policies and procedures that guide and support the provision of payroll services. Provides […]