Accounting Careers Centre

Accountemps is the world's premier provider of highly skilled accounting and finance professionals on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. We provide you with the tools you need to make your job search successful, including interview tips, a guide to networking and a variety of other free resources. Staying current on the latest career advice and applying lessons learned from our job search tips are keys to distinguishing yourself and securing an employment offer. Learn how to prepare for an interview, craft compelling resumes and cover letters, and make a favourable first impression by accessing our industry-leading research.

Interview Tips

Our interview tips include insights on how to prepare for an interview, whether it is over the phone or in person. Telephone interviews can be stressful, but Accountemps can offer you interview tips on how to be professional regardless of the situation. For example, some of our tips on how to prepare for an interview include using a landline, speaking clearly, keeping your surroundings quiet and referring to your notes. For in-person interviews, one of our top interview tips to remember is to be yourself so the employer can evaluate whether or not you are the right fit for the job. Our site also includes common interview questions and the best ways to answer them.

Networking Advice

More than 66 per cent of jobs are filled based on word of mouth, so networking is a huge part of searching for a new position. Our job search tips include a list of networking mistakes – such as failing to write down important information – as well as advice on the most effective ways to network.

Your Online Brand

Developing an online brand is an important step for any job seeker, and our job search tips assist in your cleanup efforts to help you present a professional image.

Free Online Training

In addition to how-to guides and job search and interview tips, professionals who are registered candidates of Accountemps also have access to more than 8,000 online courses in our free training program. These courses are designed to enhance your skills while you search for a job.