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ACCOUNTING: AMPLIFY YOUR ASPIRATIONS

Does your love for accurate documentation and numbers add up to an accounting or bookkeeping career path? You can prepare for a role in this growing industry through a diploma or degree program at IOT.

Employment

For IOT accounting graduates, there are positive employment projections across this industry, including a forecast of an additional 204,600 jobs between 2012 and 2022. Graduates in this area can pursue 1,799,800 jobs as of 2012.*

*Source: BLS.gov

Where can I work?

Accountants and bookkeepers can take on roles supporting financial activity reporting and management across many industries and in many exciting work settings, including the following:*

  • Professional, scientific and technical services
  • Retail trade
  • Wholesale trade
  • Health care and social assistance
  • Finance and insurance
  • Other

*Source: BLS.gov

What can I do?

Graduates have the opportunity to provide expertise in documenting, reviewing and even managing certain aspects of organizational financial activity through a variety of functions in bookkeeping and accounting roles. Duties can include:*

  • Examining financial statements
  • Improving efficiency in organizational accounting systems and processing
  • Organizing and maintaining financial records
  • Suggesting cost-saving measures and ways to improve revenues and profits

*Source: BLS.gov

The face of accounting and bookkeeping specialists

As the backbone of financial activity within an organization, certain traits are critical for success in bookkeeping and accounting roles. These characteristics include:

  • Analytical
  • Detail-oriented
  • Honest
  • Proficient with numbers

To learn more about finding your place in this exciting, growing field, contact us today!