Why Choose S&G
Who We Are
Smith & Gesteland is unique in the world of public accounting firms. We value and support a healthy balance of work and life. We strive to be an exceptional employer and to provide a place where people want to stay. We maintain a rewarding work environment because we listen to our people and work together to make S&G the best place to be. People stay because they know they are appreciated, are challenged, and they work with mentors and leaders who listen, are encouraging and will do whatever it takes to help them be successful in whatever it is they want to do in their careers.
What We Value
We respect each other and recognize and praise individual and team accomplishments. We celebrate our successes. We challenge, help, and share with each other. Our people have an impact on making the community better through volunteer work, leadership on boards, and an attitude of giving back.
We Have Fun
Working with talented people is exciting and rewarding. Working with talented AND fun people makes it even more so! Whether it’s a summer boat outing, a Brewer game, tax season happy hour, or a poker party, “fun” is a huge part of our culture.
We Have Lives
People in public accounting work hard. That is why we encourage a balance in our lives between what we do for a living and how we live our lives. Through flexible work arrangements and competitive, creative benefits, we provide a unique opportunity to blend your career with the rest of your life.
What Our Employees Say
“I started as an intern at Smith & Gesteland, now I am employed as a full-time staff accountant. One of the best parts about working here is the people and the work environment they create.”
“Working at Smith & Gesteland allows me to spend the time I need with my family so I don’t feel like I’m missing a part of their lives.”
“I enjoy the small firm atmosphere but benefit from their big firm-type resources.”
“My supervisors strive to make me better both personally and professionally.”
“Smith & Gesteland has allowed me to choose my career path and highlight my strengths. I am able to focus on the industry of my choice.”