Recruiting Newsletter July 2021

New Opportunities:

McConnell Jones is looking for talented individuals in:

Washington DC:
Auditors, Staff to Senior Manager

Texas Preferred, Open to Nationwide:
IT SOX Auditors

Cyber Security Auditor

Penetration Tester

For more openings, please visit LinkedIn and our website

McConnell Jones Celebrates 34 Years of Business

It was 34 years ago that Ira Wayne McConnell started the firm on his kitchen table— a firm that would become McConnell Jones, now the second largest African American owned CPA firm in the country; a top 20 fastest growing firm; and led by one of the top ten managing partners, according to Accounting Today.

We want to thank our clients, our families, our community, and most of all the 100-plus professionals who make the firm a great place to grow, learn, and constantly embrace unique perspectives that result in better outcomes for our clients.

MJ Partner Odysseus Lanier Featured in “Going Concern Article”

McConnell Jones Partner Odysseus Lanier provides insight in achieving diversity, equity, and inclusion in a Going Concern article “Let’s Talk About What the Profession Can Do to Advance Black CPAs”.

In this article, Three leaders of the Black CPA Centennial’s organizing partners—whose everyday missions support and promote the advancement of Black CPAs—offer insights on the main barriers Black professionals face

Read the article here:

McConnell Jones is proud of our longstanding relationships with HBCUs, and we look forward to recruiting the next generation of diverse talent. 

Interested in joining McConnell Jones?

Check out our careers page for more information on life at McConnell & Jones and to apply to one of our open positions.  Some of our benefits include: Generous PTO and Paid Holidays, Healthcare & Wellness Benefits, 401(k) with 4% employer match. Diverse Culture and Genuine Work-Life Balance CPA License Assistance, Exam Reimbursement, and Renewal Reimbursement

About McConnell Jones LLP
McConnell & Jones LLP is a highly diverse CPA firm providing comprehensive financial, accounting and business advisory services to national and international clients. Founded in 1987, with an emphasis on providing assurance and tax service to the public and private sector, McConnell & Jones has since grown to encompass all aspects of business management, risk advisory, and business consulting to private and public companies as well as nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and state and federal government agencies across the country. 

With offices in Houston, Dallas, and Austin, Texas as well as Washington D.C., McConnell & Jones places emphasis on providing high-level services with technology-driven, secure solutions. The firm is ranked as a top accounting firm in the Southwest by Accounting Today. Follow us online or for additional information please see