Grant Thornton Overview

  • www.grantthornton.com
  • Chicago, IL
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1924
  • Company - Private
  • Accounting & Tax
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

CompetitorsDeloitte, KPMG
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Forget what you’ve come to expect from a career in professional services. At Grant Thornton, we aren’t afraid to do things differently. With 56 offices nationwide and a breadth of public and private companies across a range of industries and around the globe, our Audit, Tax and ...

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Best Places to Interview: 2016(#2)

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Grant Thornton Reviews

3.8
77%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
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Brad Preber
Brad Preber
688 Ratings
Top CEOs 2021
5.0
Current Employee

"Great culture"

Apr 4, 2022 - Audit Senior Manager
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Neutral Outlook
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Pros

The partners are great to work with, however, at times do not understand the workloads.

Cons

Work-life balance and software needs upgrading.

Advice to Management

Don't put partners to lead engagements in industries that they have no experience in.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Grant Thornton

3.9
(1352 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Grant Thornton?

...The company checks all the ESG buckets as a way to pander to society and the banking industry, which means it has a progressive culture and sometimes appears to be more concerned with diversity hiring practices than those based solely on merit....Read More

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Grant Thornton Interviews

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Positive75%
Negative9%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Campus Recruiting40%
Applied online36%
Employee Referral11%
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    Interview

    Phone interview with HR and then the hiring manager video interview. Overall, positive experience as they do care about you. Grant Thorton is a smaller firm but it is a great place to grow and learn.
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Company Updates

July 7, 2021
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Joshua Jones assumed he couldn’t be his complete self in corporate America. Instead, at Grant Thornton, he found a community that values and supports every part of his identity — a professional associate, a passionate educator and as his drag persona, P.H. Dee. Read Josh’s story.
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We are partnering with our Purple Paladins Hope in a Box and Find Your Anchor to bring critical resources to schools. Join us to help decrease the LGBTQ suicide rate.
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Grant Thornton Awards & Accolades

  • NAFE Top Companies for Executive WomenNational Association for Female Executives (NAFE)2019
  • Disability Equality Index (DEI®) Best Places to Work for Disability InclusionAmerican Association of People with Disabilities2019

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What is paid time off like at Grant Thornton?

...Great worklife balance, Great mix of clients, Good Benefits, Plenty of time off and flexibility, an great people...

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