Accountants are employed to audit accounts, provide financial advice and conduct accounting administrative tasks. Those in accounting jobs provide financial advice to clients, which can range from multinational organisations to small independent businesses.
Accountants often specialise in particular areas of practice, which can include (but is not limited to) taxation, corporate finance, audit and management consultancy.
Accountants go through a thorough recruitment and qualification process, which is reflected in their high professional status. They need to be self-motivated, have a methodical approach to problem-solving and effective communication and interpersonal skills. Good business acumen and interest, and proficiency in IT are also essential skills to have in accounting roles.
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