CPABC September events

Hi all,

Check out these CPABC September Events!

Below are some of our most highly anticipated upcoming events:

arrow  September 3 – [Webinar] Practical Experience Requirements (PER) Q & A Session

Are you planning to pursue the CPA designation and wondering about practical experience requirements? Attend the  free question and answer session with CPABC staff who can answer your questions and help you navigate these uncertain times. Click here to register for this event.

 

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September 15 – [Webinar] CPABC Q&A Webinar

Join in for an online general Q & A session with CPABC Recruitment staff. In this interactive event, you will have the opportunity to ask questions about the admission requirements of the CPA program, how to apply, and any additional questions you may have about the program. This event is suitable for persons who have already attended a CPABC Information Session. Click here to register for this event.

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September 17 – [Online Panel + Networking Event] CPABC Network Series ‘CPA Careers that Count – PPR’

Did you know that for the experience component of the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP), your accounting related work experience will be assessed under one of two routes: Pre-approved Program Route (PPR) or Experience Verification Route (EVR)? Join this online event, featuring a panel of current CPA Candidates pursuing their work experience under PPR, to learn how you can satisfy your work experience towards the CPA program under PPR, find out who are the employers of PPR positions, and discover the perks to working in a PPR position. This event will open with a panel discussion, followed by small group live networking and Q & A with Candidate panelists and CPABC staff. Click here to register for this event.

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 September 29 – [Online Panel + Networking Event] CPABC Network Series ‘CPA Careers that Count – EVR’

Did you know that for the experience component of the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP), your accounting related work experience will be assessed under one of two routes: Pre-approved Program Route (PPR) or Experience Verification Route (EVR)? Join this online event, featuring a panel of current CPA Candidates pursuing their work experience under EVR, to learn how you can satisfy your work experience towards the CPA program under EVR, find out who are the employers of EVR positions, and discover the perks to working in an EVR position. This event will open with a panel discussion, followed by small group live networking and Q & A with Candidate panelists and CPABC staff. Click here to register for this event.

Regards,

LAC

3rd Annual Langara Accounting Case Competition

Hi all,

Registration is open for the 3rd annual Langara Case Competition!  It is a great opportunity to improve technical skills, strategy skills, and have fun. You will take the real skills learned in the classroom and apply them to business scenarios.

Students will compete in teams of two for this internal case competition. Each team will be judged and ranked based on the team’s video submissions. The top students will be invited to represent Langara College in the CPA BC Case Competition in early 2021 and will receive coaching from Langara’s Accounting faculty.

Previously, Langara’s teams have placed as follows in the CPA BC Case Competition:

  • 2018- Top 8- MACK Consulting
  • 2019- 3rd Place – MACK Consulting
  • 2020- 3rd Place- BCS Consulting

Eligibility

The competition is open to all Langara accounting students that have taken (or are currently taking) a minimum of one of the following:

  • FMGT 1115
  • FMGT 1116/4816
  • FMGT 2293/4800

The competition is open to PDD Accounting students as well, so long as they meet the minimum requirements above. Students from ALL years are encouraged to apply!

Divisions

Students taking 1000/2000 level FMGT courses will be considered Junior Division. Those taking 3000/4000 level FMGT courses will be considered Senior Division. If any team member is considered to be Senior Division, the entire team must register as Senior Division.

There is a limit of eight teams per division. Register early!

Workshops

Two free workshops will be provided to get you ready for the case competition. The workshop dates are:

Case Writing Workshop- Friday October 16th, 2020 10:30am to 12:30pm (via Zoom)

Creativity in Competition Workshop- Friday October 30th, 2020 10:30am to 12:30pm (via Zoom)

The workshops are not mandatory however they are strongly recommended.

Registration deadline

Your team must register for the case competition before being able to attend the workshop. The registration deadline is: Tuesday October 13th 11:59pm

Competition Weekend

The case competition will take place on the weekend of Friday, November 6th 8:30 AM to Sunday November 8th 9 PM (submission deadline). Results released Saturday, November 14th.

To register click the link below:

Langara Accounting Case Competition

If you have any questions please contact langaraaccountingclub@gmail.com

Cheers,

LAC

 

 

 

 

KPMG Fall Recruit Job Postings

Hi all,

KPMG is hiring for Fall recruit and the job positions are open until August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST.

Key features to know:

  • Each posting is for a specific office, service line ( Audit, Enterprise, Tax and Advisory) and start date
  • The Fall recruit process will be virtual
  • Please select the office and service that you would like to apply for this recruitment period because you may only submit one application. 

At the Vancouver office each new hire will be enrolled in the Avenues Program, which provides students with a diversified experience through their first 3 years at the KPMG. Previous CPA candidates have provided positive feedback post completing the Avenues Program.  For more information about the Avenues Program Click Here

Although new hires will be enrolled in this program they will still need to apply to the service line of their interest (Audit, Tax, Advisory) and this is the group they will be hired into and will be their home group.

For the list of job posting please see below:

VAN- Consultant Full Time Risk Consulting – Sep 2021 (1)

Fraser Valley – CPA Opportunities in Enterprise Audit 2021 (1)

VAN– CPA Opportunities in Audit – 2021

Vancouver – CPA Opportunities in DA 2021 (2)

Vancouver – CPA Opportunities in Tax – 2021

Vancouver – GMS Tax Co-op January 2021

Vancouver – U.S. Corporate Tax 2021

Vancouver and Fraser Valley – CPA Opportunities in ECS 2021

Victoria – Consultant Full Time Risk Consulting – 2021

Victoria – CPA Opportunities in Enterprise Audit 2021

If you have any questions, pleas email us at langaraaccountingclub@gmail.com

Regards,

LAC