So now you’ve fully qualified! You’ve passed all your exams and done your time to become a fully fledged Chartered Accountant. But what next? You may decide that you want to stay in practice and go for an internal promotion, or see what other audit firms can offer you externally.
From our active candidates working within governance and finance in financial services, it is clear that there is a significant rift between the genders in the sector. Have a look at our infographic below.
It always seem to be a strong pattern is emerging amongst the job seekers we meet: they all want a taste of the buy side. While many candidates appear to like the sound of this side of the industry, and perhaps have friends or family working in it, some of the rationales are not always entirely credible. Here are some of the most common