BDO Canada Mock Interview Recap

BDO Canada Mock Interview Recap

The University of Winnipeg Accounting Students’ Association would like to give a big thanks to Kuldeep Gill from BDO Canada for taking the time to come on campus to conduct mock interviews.

The feedback from Kuldeep was positive and the students who participated found it informative. If you are interested in participating in a mock interview contact president@uwasa.ca .

Remember that BDO Canada participated in the CPA Fall Recruitment this past year. If you are interested in the firm the UWASA suggests you attend the 2017 CPA Fall Wine & Cheese to meet many more great employees.

Deloitte National Leadership Conference 2017 (DNLC)

Find your future, learn to lead and
conquer the commonplace

 

The Deloitte National Leadership Conference will be hosted at Deloitte University in Toronto, offering our students a one of a kind learning and growth experience.

 

As part of the 3 days, our attendees will have an opportunity to connect with past attendees, current practitioners, our Partners and a variety of special guests. During that time, they will learn more about themselves, working in team settings and will be given an opportunity to partner with their fellow attendees to work on
an actual problem for one of Deloitte’s clients.

 

Our ideal candidate :

  • is currently enrolled in an undergraduate program;
  • Has strong communication, leadership and innovative thinking skills;
  • Demonstrates a strong interest in a career in professional services.

 

If you would like to learn more about Deloitte, one of Canada’s 100 Best Employers in 2016, this is your opportunity. Our conference will undoubtedly offer you one of the most challenging and rewarding learning experiences you will ever be able to experience outside a classroom at no cost. 


To apply, or to learn more, click here: Registration DNCL 2017

 

Deadline to register for the conference: Monday, April 3, 2017, 23:59


Getting Involved Starts Here!

Getting Involved Starts Here!

Hey Students, are you looking to become an active member of the Accounting Students’ Associations executive team for the upcoming year?  We happen to have a few openings. See below for listings.

Openings:

  • Director of Finance
  • Marketing Coordinator (Social Media)
  • Marketing Coordinator (General)
  • Events Coordinator
  • Internal Officer (HR Student)

Please Email president@uwasa.ca, with the subject line: your name-position.

CPA Program/On Campus Recruitment Information Session

Wondering how the CPA designation can the boost your career? Attend this information session to learn more about the accounting profession and the CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP).

Questions about the On Campus Recruitment will also be addressed during this session.

Details:

Friday, March 3, 2017

12:30 PM – 1:20 PM

Buhler Building, Room 3BC57

*Lunch will be provided

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We are Recruiting for the 2017-2018 Executive Team – APPLY NOW! –

Hey Students, are you looking to be an active member of the Accounting Students’ Associations executive team for the upcoming year?  We happen to have a few openings. See below for listings.

  • Director of Corporate Relations (Closes February 28, 2017 at 11:59 PM)
  • Director of Finance
  • Marketing Coordinator (Social Media)
  • Marketing Coordinator (General)
  • Events Coordinator

Please Email president@uwasa.ca, with the subject line: your name-position. We will then respond to you via email with the job description.

Grant Thornton is Hiring!

Looking to kick start your career right at the heart of business? Grant Thornton is looking for a graduated, or a soon to be graduated, student to join our team in Winnipeg on a full-time basis. The position, Accountant, has a flexible start date with the successful candidate having the opportunity to start as early as winter 2017, or later depending on the needs of the successful candidate.

This position is ideal for a person looking gain their CPA designation with a firm that has a small-office feel locally, while still having access to the resources and opportunities of one of the largest professional services firms in Canada. The Winnipeg office offers its new-hires a wide range of work across the tax and assurance service lines which will provide them with a solid base of experience that can be drawn upon while they work toward their CPA designation.

Attached is a copy of the job posting which can also be found on the U of W Career Services website.

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Applications must be submitted through the Grant Thornton Careers Site which can be found at the link below.

https://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk01/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition;jsessionid=6D95E9853D95F0DB88AEDFA2EE6F2C8E?org=GRANTTHORNTON&cws=57&rid=2884

Questions regarding the posting can be made to Krista Lamkey at Krista.Lamkey@ca.gt.comwhile any questions regarding the Grant Thornton experience in Winnipeg can be made to Lee Harding at Lee.Harding@ca.gt.com.

Connect

Student Connect:

University of Winnipeg Accounting Students' Association Student Connect
University of Winnipeg Accounting Students’ Association Student Connect

This Monday, September 12, 2016 UWASA is bringing you Student Connect! This event is FREE for all students so make your way over to Plug-In at the Buhler Centre between 5:00pm – 6:15pm to check it out! For more details about this event please visit our events page: http://uwasa.ca/events/event/studentconnectfall/

Contact us if you have any questions by going to the Contact page!

Hope to see you there!

 

Welcome From Your UWASA Team!

Welcome From Your UWASA Team!

The University of Winnipeg Accounting Students’ Association (UWASA) would like to welcome all new and returning students for the upcoming academic year. To kick things off, your ASA Team will have an Info Booth setup in the Buhler Centre (Main Floor) September 6th & 7th, and on the front lawn September 8th.

New to the University? Scared of meeting new people? No worries, we are one step ahead of you. Our Co-President, Andrew, is a Student Ambassador and you most likely meet during Orientation Week.

Come visit us! We may just have some Starbucks Coffee to get you settled in for the semester. Did we mention that we are having a prize draw as well?

Questions? This is a great time to ask them in person or reach out via email through our Contact page.