ACA Careers Meet Up – Tuesday 25th June, 6.30-8.30pm
Location: Talentedge, 1 West Smithfield, London EC1A 9JU
Nearest Stations: Farringdon / Barbican / City ThamesLink / Chancery Lane / St Pauls
If you are a recently, newly or nearly qualified ACA and looking for your first role in industry – this careers evening is for you. It’s your opportunity to get all the insights and advice you need to take this vital next step in your career.
Talentedge specialises in finance recruitment for Media, Tech and Consumer. We have successfully placed hundreds of newly and recently qualified ACAs with our clients which include WPP, Warner Music, NBC Universal, Dentsu Aegis, Channel 4, MTV Networks, Deliveroo, Funding Circle, M&S, and Pret a Manager as well as many of the most exciting VC and PE backed tech start/scaleups in London including FinTech, SaaS and eCommerce businesses.
Over food and drinks we will be sharing all the experience and knowledge we’ve gained from working with our clients and candidates so that you can make sure you get the role you want.
During this session we will be talking about all the different roles available and the advantages of each; how to optimise your social media profile and CV so you stand out to potential employers and we will also give you lots of advice on interviews including sharing the feedback clients give us on what impresses them …. and just as importantly what doesn’t!
You will also get the opportunity to get one-to-one advice from a consultant and network with other people like you.
6.30pm – 7.00pm
Registration & Networking
7.00pm – 8.00pm
ACA Opportunities – We will be giving you an overview of the types of finance roles on the market and the types of companies that are hiring. We’ll also be discussing how the choice of role effects the direction of your career.
Making sure you stand out – A guide to writing the perfect CV and optimising your social media profile (including an insiders guide to creating a great Linkedin profile).
Interview Tips and Tricks – how to make sure you are interview ready including the research you should do; tackling competency based questions and the questions you should be asking.
8.00pm – 8.30pm