Becoming a CPA Candidate/Student and earning a professional accounting credential opens up many career opportunities in a wide range of different sectors and industries. CPAs often hold executive positions with companies and organizations but not everybody starts their career as the CEO or President. CPA Candidates/Students earn their stripes by accumulating experience gained from jobs that develop their core competencies as a CPA while adding breadth and depth in specialized areas of accountancy.
Featured below are examples of positions currently posted on the CPABC Careers Site to give you a glimpse into what career opportunities await you as a future CPA Candidate/Student!
McIntosh Norton Williams, CPA – Junior Accountant & Senior Accountant (Qualicum Beach, BC)
Looking to re-locate and settle into smaller community living, and a lifestyle that a place like the Oceanside area of Vancouver Island can offer? A well-established accounting firm in central Vancouver Island is hiring a Junior Accountant and a Senior Accountant. The role of Junior Accountant is suitable for individuals who are looking for a broad range of experience in all areas of public practice, while the role of Senior Accountant would be suitable for individuals who are looking to continue their career in public practice with a firm that can offer a partnership opportunity in the next 2 to 3 years.
TransLink – Senior Internal Audit Specialist (New Westminster, BC)
The South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink) is one of Canada’s most innovative transportation authorities. TransLink is hiring a Senior Internal Audit Specialist who will be responsible for the planning, coordination, and execution of selected enterprise-wide audits and consultation services. The ideal candidate is a CPA with internal audit experience in assessing internal controls and risk management within a large organization in the public sector.
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