Accountants provide services related to taxation, financial reporting, auditing and budgeting. They also provide advice on compliance and financial or business matters.
Work is in an office environment, however travel to meet clients at their place of business or at their home may be required.
Suited for well organised people who are comfortable working with numbers and able to communicate clearly with a wide variety of people.
Formal qualifications in accounting or business are required.
Certification with one of Australia's accounting peak bodies is essential. The course of study you take determines whether you can certify with:
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