Imagine a career where you can investigate fraudulent activity and act as an expert witness in court? Or a career that gives you the opportunity to make a real difference, through making sure a charity has the funds to deliver its work? Sound interesting? As an ICAEW Chartered Accountant you will find yourself at the heart of business. You will be the one making decisions that affect the strategy, direction and success of organisations around the world.
With a range of industries and sectors to work in, chartered accountancy offers lots of exciting opportunities globally. You will also have the flexibility to shape your career to suit your interests and aspirations too.
The good news is there is more than one route to becoming an ICAEW Chartered Accountant. School leaver programmes such as the Higher Apprenticeship in Assurance/Audit or Tax, the ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB) and the AAT-ACA Fast Track, all offer an exciting alternative to university. Training typically takes between 3-5 years and you study for our chartered accountancy qualification, the ACA, while in full time employment. This means not only will you gain a globally-recognised qualification; you’ll be paid a competitive salary at the same time!
Our employers are now looking for bright, ambitious and motivated candidates for their 2016 school leaver programmes. Make sure you don’t miss out on a career with limitless possibilities, visit ICAEW Training Vacancies to submit your application or icaew.com/careers to find out more about becoming an ICAEW Chartered Accountant.