Accounting professionals with the right qualifications and attributes have the trust of their peers and can make it to the very top of the corporate world – 58% of FTSE 100 companies have a chairman or CEO with an accountancy or finance background1.
Thousands of accounting and finance professionals will be desperately needed over the coming years to combat looming skills shortages2.
Study with us and you could gain the professional accounting qualifications needed to achieve a secure and rewarding future. Companies are scrambling to recruit talented people – over 180,000 accountancy sector jobs were advertised online in 2014-153. Or you could start your own successful business.
Our courses lead to respected qualifications that many employers want in roles including4:
- Accounts Assistant
- Financial Accountant
- Assistant Accountant
- Financial Controller
- Finance Officer
- Accounts Manager
- Assistant Management Accountant
- Accounting Technician
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1 Defined as having worked in the banking industry, in a financial role (e.g. FD, CFO), or having a qualification in accounting. Source: http://www.onrec.com/news/news-archive/accountants-now-running-6-out-of-10-ftse100-companies
2 Source: http://www.randstadfp.com/news/uk-faces-shortfall-of-10200-accountants-by-2050 “The United Kingdom faces a shortfall of 10,200 qualified accountants by 2050 due to skills shortages”.
3 Source: Totaljobs Barometer (www.totaljobsbarometer.com)
4 As advertised on www.accountancyagejobs.com and www.reed.co.uk on 15.4.2013. Some roles also require industry experience/further qualifications.