We believe our success comes from investing in our staff. Providing opportunities in every stage of their careers to work closely with partners. Business owners. Leaders in the community. We encourage our team members to enhance their skills and strengths. Maintain a healthy work-life balance. Why?

Because if we care about the growth and well-being of our people it’ll be reflected in the service and solutions we give to our clients. We’re a client-first firm. We’re serious about delivering high-quality work. Giving our clients more financial opportunity. We can make it happen by respecting each employee’s unique experience, knowledge, and contributions.

Benefits atBeene Garter

  • Annual performance bonus & compensation review
  • Medical, dental & vision insurance
  • Employer-provided life & disability insurance
  • Identity theft monitoring & protection plan options
  • 8 paid holidays & 3+ weeks of paid time off
  • Firm-sponsored professional development opportunities
  • Annual contributions to 401(k) & Roth 401(k) plans
  • Reduced summer hours
  • “Dress for your day” policy
  • Community service & volunteer opportunities
  • Employer-provided lunches during tax season
  • Open concept workspace
  • Annual after-tax season celebration
  • 2 weeks of paid parental leave for mothers & fathers
  • Health & wellness activities
  • Firm contributions to HSA plans
  • Employer-provided parking
  • Minimal overnight travel
  • Annual firm & family outing
  • Low staff-to-partner ratio
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Students & Graduates

You’ve studied hard. You’re ready to experience the real deal. From summer leadership programs to internships to full-time positions, we have plenty of opportunities for you to learn, grow, and build your experience. Public accounting is tough. We make it fun. See for yourself.

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Build a careerYou Love

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As a midsized accounting firm, we have the privilege of developing true friendships with our clients and with each other. We value both.

We need our team to be smart. Capable. Helpful. Genuine. Driven. To help our clients succeed and overcome their challenges. This is the foundation of our firm.

When you’re here, you’ll find we encourage you to continue your learning. Expand your skillset. Find your passion. Dive into it. Give back to the community. Take time off. Work hard. Learn from your colleagues.

We want you to enjoy what you do. Build a career you love. We invite you to grow here. With us.

Our People Say

“Working at BG has given me many opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. The partners actively support professional development which has enabled me to join industry associations and serve in various board of director roles, along with attending educational seminars with other professionals from across the country.

I know I’m part of a team and able to collaborate with other employees from all departments. I’m fortunate to work in an environment where flexibility, work-life-balance, and teamwork are not only supported but emphasized.”


The best thing about working at Beene Garter is the people. No matter what department you go to, there is a steady heartbeat to serve in whatever way they can in the best way they can. It is that kind of mutual support that turns coworkers into friends, and I’m lucky to have found that here.”


“Since working here, I have grown tremendously and gained an abundance of knowledge. I am proud to work for Beene Garter, knowing they treat their employees and clients with respect and integrity. Beene Garter’s passion and commitment have made me enjoy being a part of their mission to help other companies grow in West Michigan.”


Awards &Recognitions

We’re among the top five CPA firms in the West Michigan area. Inside Public Accounting has named us a Top 300 Firm. And, it recognized us for having the highest percentage of female equity partners. We’re proud to share our culture and HR initiatives have placed us on West Michigan’s Best and Brightest Companies To Work For® list for more than 15 years in a row. In 2019, we were recognized as one of the Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms in the U.S. by Construction Executive.

GRBJ Book of Lists
Top Area CPA Firm 2020, No. 5

West Michigan's Best and Brightest Companies To Work For Winner 2022

Moore Stephens
Firm Collaboration Award 2019


Inside Public Accounting Top 300 Firms 2021

Inside Public Accounting Firm (IPA) with Highest Percentage of Female Equity Partners 2017

GRBJ Book of Lists
Top Area Payroll Service Firm 2020,
No. 3

GRBJ Book of Lists
Top Area Employee Benefit Consultant 2020, No. 7