With there being a huge imbalance in wealth and the recent unhealthy job situation throughout the world a lot of different sectors have experienced an unpleasant squeeze in all departments, however, the need for accountancy, auditing and related posts has risen and their continues to be a steady demand for this type of work.
The higher end jobs that require the Certified Public Accountant or CPA qualification will continue to be in strong demand and their will also be a steady stream of related services like bookkeeping and admin roles to fill and these particular services show no sign of slowing down despite the current economic climate.
There are a few predictions of growth in this particular sector with an estimated 20% of additional people forecasted to be needed in order to address the continued demand for these much needed services for business and due to the changing of certain laws and regulations.
With businesses forced to be more accountable for their movements and business practices and with everything being put under a microscope and scrutinized, the demand for this type of work continues to grow and doesn't show any signs of slowing down.
Getting involved in this sector would certainly seem like a wise move and can certainly give you some form of job security with the continuing growth in this area. Companies will be looking for additional services in this sector which should include the preparation of financial books, reports and taxes and also offering the required financial advice for the company to stay in a healthy position.
More jobs will become available as the economy becomes healthier and more businesses should arise, which will require the services of accountants, auditors, bookkeeping, admin and account clerks. There will be a strong focus on technology and computing, with added sophistication to different account packages, so being computer literate and being able to organize and input various different pieces of data will become an essential requirement for all of the related accountancy positions moving forward.