with the Inside Careers guides. Find out about the areas of work available in a sector, recent intern and graduate profiles as well as industry specific application and interview advice:
What is accounting? Why work in accounting?
Take a look at Inside Careers to find graduate recruiters and their trainee accountant jobs, graduate jobs, internships and placements.
Take a look at some practical tips from the ICAEW to help you boost your employability, develop your key skills and improve your job prospects.
Not just relevant to students who are studying finance or accountancy!
- How to job hunt if you get a 2.2 when you graduate
- Targeting the finance sector? Find out which companies may employ you and how to explain in your applications mitigating circumstances such as illness
Careers consultants can check your applications, CV or cover letters. Quick Query sessions are ideal for this. No worries if you’re not able to come back to Uni as you can also get help by email, ‘phone and Skype – just let us know when you contact us!
Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), part of CIMA, have written an article – interview tips for accountancy students_0215 – to help you to improve your interview skills.
Worried about your career prospects post-graduation? ACCA are hosting a free, online careers fair for students interested in a finance career on 23 and 24 September 2015. Over two days, there’ll be the chance to get specially created, free, useful advice on your future career and training. In 2014, we invited more than 25 employers, including Mazars, Baker Tilly, Boots, Capita, EY, Ford Retail, Grant Thornton, TalkTalk, Johnson and Johnson, Zurich, Whitbread, Specsavers and more.
– which will get you a job that pays? This article on the eFinancialCareers website makes interesting reading.