In most of the industries with variety of developmental stages, they will need very strong professional they can rely on. This is why many accountants stand on good positions at all the major financial positions in most of the sections of our economy not just in Canada but also worldwide.
An accountant, you are relied on as the main financial tool to the business. This will allow any accountant working to know most of the organization in depth. In return the knowledge gained will make you suitable and well placed for promotions and many more opportunities they might occur in future.
CGA‘s do not just play with mighty numbers. On behalf of the company they take many splendid authoritative positions, co-ordinate in setting up the deals, provide invaluable strategy lookout and lot more.
One of the former chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board quoted, “The non-specialist specialist – that is, someone who is enough of a generalist and smart enough to work in a lot of different areas – is going to be a very valuable person.”
There are many surveys done. One of them by Robert Half International concludes that Chairman , CEO’s says that they would recommend any new accountant to those starting their field in accounts. The best one is undoubtedly general accounting.