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CPA Campus Recruitment

The University of Winnipeg CPA Campus Recruitment

CPA Campus Recruitment is an opportunity for students interested in becoming a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), to gain valuable work experience.

It is open to current and graduating UWinnipeg students. Job opportunities include Summer Internships, Co-op placements, and Full-time positions.

CPA Recruitment runs annually from September to November.

Why Participate?

Participating in CPA campus recruitment offers numerous benefits for students. Some of the key advantages include:

 1. Access to Opportunities: CPA campus recruitment provides students with access to a wide range of Internship, Co-op, and Full-time job opportunities with reputable accounting firms and organizations. These opportunities may not be readily available through other channels, allowing students to explore various career paths within the accounting profession.

2. Networking Opportunities: Engaging in CPA campus recruitment events enables students to network with professionals, recruiters, and alumni working in the accounting industry. Building relationships with these individuals can lead to mentorship, Internship offers, job referrals, and valuable insights into the field of accounting.

3. Industry Insights: Information sessions, career fairs, and networking events organized as part of CPA campus recruitment provide students with valuable insights into the accounting profession. Students can learn about different career paths, industry trends, and the culture of various accounting firms, helping them make informed decisions about their career goals.

4. Professional Development: Participating in workshops, seminars, and interview sessions offered during CPA campus recruitment can enhance students' professional development skills. Students have the opportunity to improve their resume writing, interview preparation, communication, and networking skills, making them more competitive candidates in the job market.

5. Hands-on Experience: Internship and Co-op opportunities available through CPA campus recruitment allow students to gain hands-on experience in real-world accounting settings. Working alongside professionals, students can apply their academic knowledge to practical situations, develop technical skills, and gain exposure to different areas of accounting practice.

6. Career Advancement: Taking part in CPA campus recruitment can jumpstart students' careers in accounting by providing them with valuable work experience, professional connections, and a foot in the door at top accounting firms. Internships and Co-op placements may lead to Full-time job offers upon graduation, accelerating students' career advancement in the accounting profession.

7. Credentialing Support: For students pursuing the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation, involvement in CPA campus recruitment can provide valuable support and resources to help them navigate the CPA program requirements, examinations, and career pathways.

Overall, participating in CPA campus recruitment offers students a unique opportunity to explore career options, build professional relationships, and gain practical experience that can propel them towards success in the accounting profession.