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Dean Dorton offers a great internships and jobs to kick-start unlimited options for your career.

As a recent or soon-to-be graduate, you hold the keys to your own success. Whether you are beginning to look at your options or already have some experience, entering the world of career opportunities is an exciting time and at Dean Dorton we give you an opportunity to build your career, exactly how you picture it.

We recognize the unique skillset that come from talented individuals interested in accounting, finance, business, technology, economics, and other areas and have plenty of ways for you to explore what you’re passionate about while receiving on-the-job training.

Authentic Experience

Real-world experience, working with real-world clients

Team Environment

Working together with everyone from other interns to partners

On-the-Job Training

As an intern or new associate, you’ll go through the same training program to develop your skillset

Business Leadership Development

Through timely feedback and career coaching, we help you develop a strong business acumen and cornerstone skills

Your Experience.

You’re making a career choice, and that is one of the biggest decisions you’ll encounter. We understand the value of building your technical expertise while giving you real-world experiences.

You will work directly with team members across all levels of the firm, from other interns to partners, and have the chance to create relationships with peers and experienced professionals. You will gain technical expertise, build friendships, and learn how we innovate together as advisors to help shape our clients’ financial, operational, and technological strategies and future success.

You’ll receive guidance from mentors throughout the firm that will help you achieve your full potential. You own your career and we can’t wait to be part of your success – whether you have a long-term career at Dean Dorton or take a different path to become the next CEO of a great company.

We’re Hiring For:

Audit Associates

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Building and expanding on your classroom education
  • Working with clients to execute financial statement audits
  • Learning from Audit Directors
  • Participating in audit, accounting, and software training
  • Investing in the community through your passion projects and firm initiatives
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Tax Associates

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Building and expanding on your classroom education
  • Preparing individual and business tax returns
  • Learning from Tax Directors
  • Participating in tax, accounting, and software training
  • Investing in the community through your passion projects and firm initiatives
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Audit Interns

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Building and expanding on your classroom education
  • Working with clients to execute financial statement audits
  • Participating in audit, accounting, and software training
  • Mentoring with Audit Partners to learn best practices and workplace skills
Apply now

Tax Interns

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Building and expanding on your classroom education
  • Preparing individual and business tax returns
  • Participating in tax, accounting, and software training
  • Mentoring with Tax Partners to learn best practices and workplace skills
Apply now

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What Our Interns and New Associate Team Members Say

Ben Curry
Intern, Spring 2022

“Everyone is very nice and not only eager to learn, but also super eager to help. That is all very important to me and gives me a great feeling that this is where I come to work each day.”

Lexi Satkowiak
Intern, Spring 2022

I am grateful for being in an office where directors don’t overlook people, it adds another level of respect I have for them. I am able to have conversations in passing with them and they are all friendly. It helps maintain a positive work environment too since they set the tone.”

Our interns and new associates are passionate about their experiences at Dean Dorton.

What are you waiting for? Let us work with you on your next move.

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Sarah Graham
Intern, Spring 2022

“I really liked how welcome everyone made us feel, and how reassuring they were that we were not going to be perfect and understand everything right away. Everyone gave a lot of grace, and I immediately felt like I belonged and that Dean Dorton would help me succeed.”

Campus Recruiting Events

September 6, 2022
1:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Campus Visit

September 21, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
On-Campus Interviews

September 14, 2022
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Accounting Employer Networking Event

September 16, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
2022 Leadership Summit

October 5, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Accounting Industry Day

August 31, 2022
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 16, 2022
5:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
KYCPA Meet the Firms Picnic

September 23, 2022
TBD
KYCPA Interview Day

September 16, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Networking/Job Fair

September 21, 2022
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fall 2022 Career Fest

September 20, 2022
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fall Career and Internship Fair

September 21, 2022
TBD
Next Day Interviews

September 28, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Fall Career & Internship Fair

September 8, 2022
4:30 p.m.
Beta Alpha Psi Presentation

September 9, 2022
All Day
On-campus Interviews

September 27, 2022
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
All Majors Career & Grad School Fair

September 14, 2022
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Fall 2022 Career Awareness Fair

September 7, 2022
6:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 30, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Career & Internships Fair

September 16, 2022
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 2, 2022
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 7, 2022
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Beta Alpha Psi Meet the Firms & Industry Night

September 8, 2022
10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Tabling

September 8, 2022
6:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Beta Alpha Psi Meet the Firms

September 9, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Accounting Internship & Career Fair

September 27, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
On-Campus Interviews

September 28, 2022
6:30 p.m.
NABA Meeting

October 6, 2022
TBA
Beta Alpha Psi Presentation

September 13, 2022
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 15, 2022
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Beta Alpha Psi Presentation

September 19, 2022
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Tabling

September 23, 2022
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
On-campus Interviews

September 27, 2022
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Resume Critiques

October 5, 2022
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Mock Interviews

October 13, 2022
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
College of Business Career Fair

October 24, 2022
5:30 p.m.
Business 201 Classroom Panel

September 21, 2022
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
UAC Meeting

September 22, 2022
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fall All Majors Career Exploration and Experience Fair

September 23, 2022
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
On-campus Interviews

September 13, 2022
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 28, 2022
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WKU Career Fair

September 14, 2022
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Meet the Firms

September 22, 2022
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fall Virtual Career Fair

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