Accountancy offers a wide range of opportunities for work that can be interesting, varied and useful but the variety of routes to qualification can be confusing for anyone considering a career in this popular profession. Reflecting recent changes, this new edition is the ideal starting point for anyone planning a successful career in accountancy. Illustrated with real-life case studies, the book gives advice on the best entry routes into the profession and clearly explains the various routes to qualification. With tips for getting into this highly competitive field, useful addresses and advice on progressing within an accounting career, the book also provides glimpses of how the profession is likely to change in the future. CONTENTS The profession of accountant; What kind of accountant?; How to get a job; Salaries and prospects; The routes to accountancy qualifications; Educational courses that can help you to qualify; What and where to study; Entrance requirements; How to apply for courses and training; Grants and loans; Useful addressestraining contract, your employer will often make the arrangements for you, or provide some help in making the application. ... You can get access to ECCTIS through your school, college or careers adviser, or through the local reference library and the Internet. ... Write to the college in which you are interested, setting out your experience, interests ... UCAS estimates that one-third of students entering higher education nowadays are over 21 when they start, and so there is no need to feelanbsp;...
|Title||:||Careers in Accountancy|
|Publisher||:||Kogan Page Publishers - 1999|