Newly Qualified: Life after Qualification

Kathryn Swan 22.11.2018

'Life after Qualification' is an evening for those who are either approaching qualification, or newly qualified to learn more about their various career options.

If you're newly qualified, or approaching qualification, and looking for your next step, why not join us on Wednesday 28th November for our 'Life after Qualification' careers event.

Our panel of select guest speakers from Practice, Industry and Financial Services will be sharing their journeys, and offering advice. Our speakers will detail how they capitalised on their qualifications to achieve success in their respective fields, and secure careers in the Big 4, retail banks and global businesses. 

Our speakers include:

  • Daniela Cavill - Internal Audit Assistant Vice President at Barclays

Daniela’s role involves auditing Finance and Regulatory reporting controls to ensure that Barclays has a robust financial controls framework and is compliant with the Regulator’s requirements.

  • Yasmin Gitay - Accounting and Advisory Manager at PwC

Yasmin’s role involves the creation and management of services to help clients tackle accounting regulatory changes and the process of scaling up commercially using offshore delivery centres.

  • Amar Raz - Finance Manager at Morgan McKinley

Amar works closely with the business leaders creating a real and active partnership with both operations and management. His role is to provide 'real time' support and analysis, and to be a trusted adviser and to add value that will assist in decision making.

  • James Young - Internal Audit Assistant Vice President at Barclays

James works with Treasury stakeholders to perform reviews of the internal controls framework. His particular focus is monitoring Treasury’s compliance with both UK and US regulatory requirements and commitments.

  • Shelani Karunasena - Senior Tax Manager, Global Fashion Group

Shelani’s role involves liaising with senior level professionals across Finance, Audit & Commercial Business and working with leadership teams to design, implement and contribute to the Group's overall Global Tax Positioning & Strategy.

As well as a Q&A session with the panel, there will be opportunity to speak with recruitment consultants from across Practice, Commerce & Industry and Financial Services. 

There will also be plenty of opportunity to network, have some wine and nibbles, and meet some inspiring professionals! Feel free to bring along friends and colleagues who might also benefit from this event.


We look forward to seeing you on the 28th!

For further career advice, please see our latest articles:

Newly Qualified? Now What? - Career Options for Newly Qualified Accountants

The Art of the Question - Interview Tips for Newly Qualified Accountants

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