Good commercial awareness was the top “need” from businesses looking to
recruit accountants in 2009.
& Clark’s The World of Work 2009 report found that
over half of business struggled to find the right finance professional for their
role – despite the market being awash with recruits. Many recruits applied for
jobs without checking their skills matched the requirements, the report found.
IFRS roles were offered throughout the year particularly in the public sector
– which is looking to implement the new international reporting standards.
Improvements to cashflow statements are being targeted in a consultation launched by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
Dr Richard Willis provides a several thousand-year history lesson of the profession, from origin to modern-day
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season
Long-serving PwC director Fiona Westwood has moved to Smith & Williamson and stepped up to partner