Institute offers help for newly-qualifieds
Newly qualified accountants are being offered help with their careers following the launch of a new online inititative from the ICAEW.
Called ‘Young Professionals’, the new section of the ICAEW website offers help in four key areas, namely careers, information, representation and offers, and includes such things as access to the institute’s library, exclusive lifestyle offers like discounts on travel and entertainment, and skills like CV writing and interview techniques.
The website is aimed at those making the transition from student to ICAEW member.
Andrew Baigent, chairman of the ICAEW’s younger members focus group said: ‘Young professionals is a fantastic scheme that will bring real benefits to the institute’s newly qualified members.’
The site can be accessed at www.icaew.co.uk/youngprofessionals.