The study of accounts at an undergraduate level opens the career path to be an accountant. Also my inclination towards the subject matter shall be beneficial for the future growth and prospects within the professional frontier.
The role of a financial accountant is one that needs sound cognitive ability and good sense of judgement. The Big Four accounting firms recruit in huge batches whenever they have requirements. Such recruitment is done mostly of fresh graduates who shall offer a great and collegial work environment. With a surrounding of people within the same age group and the same inclination towards the subject, the environment becomes more acclaimed towards the company and the profession. Such opportunities help in developing great business networks as well (Tilus, 2012).
The job of a financial accountant requires sound knowledge of the different functions of the company because of the level of applicability of the finance department with all different departments of the company. This shall also help in boosting knowledge about overall company functions and relationship and strength of different departments. This also offers the scope to financial accountants to identify loopholes in business practices and suggest changes that might be beneficial to the company. The financial accountant is in a very advantageous position to help the management and develop oneself and expand the scope to the managerial levels than simply restricting one to the level of an accountant. The financial accountant is often promoted to the levels of production or operations manager because of his vast knowledge about various company functions like wholesale, retail, manufacturing, operations, finance and HR and also for the managerial skills acquired thereof.
Accounting profession allows for interaction with a number of clients and