Discover what being a Chartered Accountant is all about!

Discover what being a Chartered Accountant is all about!

Real Stories

Hear from students and members of Chartered Accountants Ireland, who will tell you what its really like to be a Chartered Accountant. They will prove that you don’t have to be a maths nerd, how it’s anything but a boring career and how it brings great opportunities.

Clodagh Allen ACA

Senior Finance Manager, Microsoft

Deborah Somorin ACA 

Founder, Empower the Family

Emma McEvoy

Associate, Big 4

Mark Darby ACA

Marketing Activation Manager, Gardiner Family Apothecary

Matthew Donnelly ACA

Senior Associate, PwC

Ronan Dunne FCA

Executive President and CEO, Verizon Consumer Group

Suzie Lee Arbuthnot ACA

Founder and MD, SA Accountancy Services

Tiarnán O'Neill ACA

Group Finance Director, Galgorm Collection

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Valerie Campion FCA shares her Chartered Career journey with Sinead Fox-Hamilton FCA of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

Valerie is a Senior Finance Manager in Microsoft and has enjoyed a varied career across Practice and Industry roles including time spent working internationally in Australia.
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Chartered Accountants Ireland are partner to the island's leading recruiters of top talent and we are keen to showcase some of the live sponsored ACA training opportunities on offer in the market.

We were delighted to welcome Anna Wilson of HSC BSO in Belfast to chat about their roles and showcase what life is like at their organisation.

To find out more and view application details visit our Training Vacancies page.
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Training Contract students Alex Coffey and Shannon King from RB+ Chartered Accountants in Belfast share their experiences on life as an ACA trainee with Sinead Fox-Hamilton from the team. ...

🌟 ONLY 3 DAYS LEFT TO FIND THE 2022 CHARTERED STAR 🌟

FAO - Chartered Accountants Ireland students and members....

The Chartered Star competition closes Mon 7 Feb!

The Institute are looking for a student or member who is supporting any of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals through their job or their personal lives.

The elected Chartered Star will represent Chartered Accountants Ireland and Chartered Accountants Worldwide on an all-expenses-paid trip to the One Young World summit in Tokyo later this year.

Enter now by either nominating yourself or another student / member who’s doing important work to make a positive difference in the world.

Sinead, before she was staff entered and won in 2017, and she actually entered 2 years in a row and was only successful with her second entry so past entrants are welcome to re-apply.

Should you have any questions feel free to get in touch!

#charteredstar #oneyoungworld #OYW #CAW #UNSDGs #sustainability #competitiontime #tokyo #globalimpact #SDGs
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First engagement in 3D in a long time!

Sinead from the team was delighted to visit @qubelfast in-person and host a Business Game session with Accounting students.

Should you have any queries on what Chartered Accountancy business careers are about drop us a DM!
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Tiarnán O'Neill ACA shares his Chartered Career journey with Sinead Fox-Hamilton FCA of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

Tiarnán is the Finance Director for Galgorm Collection (Luxury Hotel Group) and entered the profession via the Accounting Technicians Ireland Apprenticeship scheme after school. He trained in Practice (PwC) and has also held a Chief Operating Officer (COO) role with a NI Charity before his current post.
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Calling all ACA students & members....Only 1 week left to enter our CharteredStar competition!

Follow in our previous Chartered Stars' footsteps and represent @charteredaccirl and @charteredww on an all-expenses-paid trip to the @oneyoungworld summit in Tokyo later this year.

We’re looking for a student or member who is supporting any of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals in work or their personal lives.

Enter now by either nominating yourself or another student/ member who’s doing important work to make a positive difference in the world.

#charteredstar #oneyoungworld #OYW #CAW #UNSDGs #sustainability #competitiontime #tokyo #globalimpact #SDGs
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Chartered Accountants Ireland are partner to the island's leading recruiters of top talent and we are keen to showcase some of the live ACA training opportunities on offer in the market.

We were delighted to have James McCullough if Harbinson Mulholland Belfast join us to chat about their ACA training offering and showcase what life is like at their organisation.

To find out more and view application details visit our Training Vacancies page.
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🌟 The search has begun for our next Chartered Star! 🌟

We’re looking for the next member or student to represent Chartered Accountants Ireland and Chartered Accountants Worldwide at the One Young World Summit in Tokyo from 16-19 May 2022.

We need someone who stands out, makes a real difference, and supports any of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals either in your personal life, your workplace or through your work.

There are two ways to enter; nominate yourself or nominate someone else. The nomination process is short and requires a short paragraph on why you are nominating yourself/someone else with a brief background into the work you are currently doing. Entrants must be a Chartered Accountants Ireland student or member.

Deadline is midnight Monday 7 February so hurry!

@oneyoungworld
@charteredww
@charteredaccirl
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Training Contract student Summer Sing Ping Ooi from RBK
shares her experiences on life as an ACA trainee with Sinead Fox-Hamilton from Chartered Accountants Ireland.
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Chartered Accountants Ireland are partner to the island's leading recruiters of top talent and we are keen to showcase some of the live ACA training opportunities on offer in the market.

We were delighted to have Michelle O’Donoghue (Audit Director) of RBK join us to chat about their ACA training offering and showcase what life is like at their organisation.
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Neal Morrison FCA shares his Chartered Career journey with Sinead Fox-Hamilton ACA of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

Neal is a Partner with McInerney Saunders and entered the profession direct from school.
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What even is Chartered Accountancy???

If you are unsure what Chartered Accountancy is all about visit our dedicated careers hub www.BecomeACharteredAccountant.com where you can access lots of resources which will demystify the profession!

Don't hesistate to get in touch if you have any questions!

#ACA #CharteredAccountancy #CharteredAccountant #Accounting #Accountants #AccountingTraining #Careers #CareersInspo #CareersInspiration
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Training Contract student Roksana Jakubowska from RSM Ireland shares her experiences on life as an ACA trainee with Robert Crosbie from Chartered Accountants Ireland. ...

Chartered Accountants Ireland are partner to the island's leading recruiters of top talent and we are keen to showcase some of the live ACA training opportunities on offer in the market.

We were delighted to have Kate Connellan, HR Manager at RSM Ireland, join us to chat about their ACA training offering and showcase what life is like at their organisation.”
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Wishing all #CAP2 students starting their exams this week the very best of luck! ...

Excited to announce that enrolment for the 21/ 22 academic year has now reopened! This is your final chance to enrol and begin your Chartered journey this year with the Flexible Route! We're here to help with any questions you may have so don't hesitate to get in touch! #ChooseChartered #DifferenceMakers #CharteredAccountant #CareerChanger ...

Today, almost 1,500 FAE (final admitting exams) students receive their examination results. We would like to congratulate our students, and we look forward to welcoming them as members of Chartered Accountants Ireland. The results from this year’s candidates have been strong across the board, notwithstanding the challenges of the pandemic. #charteredaccountants #education ...

📢 Careers Chat 📢

@sineadfoxhamilton from the team thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to contribute to @synergy_careers live webinar today exploring Accounting & Finance career paths with Julie O'Connor and also featuring Erin King of UL and Judy Burke of Griffith College.

Delighted to have the chance to showcase the Chartered Accountancy profession and the Chartered Accountants Ireland ACA programme during the discussion.

Feel free to get in touch with any queries - we are always happy to chat all things Chartered!
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