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A Career In Accounting 2 A Career In AccountingManagement accounting is considered one of the most essential management services

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A Career In Accounting 1 Running Head: A Career In Accounting A Career In Accounting Cassondra D. Johnson ACG420 UNIT1IP 12 JUNE 05 A Career In Accounting 2 A Career In Accounting Management accounting is considered one of the most essential management services. Management accountants are considered internal managers; they produce information for managers within an organization. Management accountants identify, measure, accumulate, analyze, prepare, interpret and communicate information that helps managers fulfill organizational objectives. With increased competition and consequent economic pressures, management accounting has become part of the primary fabric of management. There is no denying the fact that an organization's success or failure is dependent on the quality of information made available to the management; this is where a management accountant becomes vital. ...read more.


Prepares annual operations and maintenance budget for equipment and supply items. Controls the execution of current year financial plan, by reviewing daily, monthly, and quarterly accounting reports to endure sufficient funding is available to accomplish mission goals. A Career In Accounting 3 EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Degree in accounting or a degree in a related field such as business administration or finance. Should include up to 6 hours of credit in business law. Financial accountants provide information for external parties, such as investors and government authorities. Financial consultants establish an ongoing relationship and work together as partners for the long haul. Based on an in-depth interview, a financial consultant will work with the customer to develop an individualized financial plan tailored to the particular circumstances, investment objectives, and risk tolerance of the individual. ...read more.


Ability to acquire and maintain changing product information for all products supported, as well as maintaining a broad knowledge of the industry and the ability to keep informed of trends and developments. Innovation and flexibility are essential to meet the demands of an ever-changing market. Excellent analytical skills are needed to recommend the appropriate products and services to customers. Experience as a sales professional, attorney, financial planner, or banker developing business and establishing long-term relationships with affluent clients. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor's degree in a business related discipline is strongly preferred; an MBA, JD, CPA, CFP, CIMA, or other related professional certification is a plus. A Career In Accounting 4 New Haven County Jobs, Retrieved on 5 June 2005, from http://www.newhavencountyjobs.com/jobdescr.asp?jobcode=2881 TopUSAJobs.com, Retrieved 5 June 2005, from http://financial.advisor.jobs.topusajobs.com/ Horngren, C., Sundem, G., & Associates, (2003), Introduction to Management Accounting, Pearson Education international ...read more.

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