What drives you? As an accountant, I am motivated by a combination of factors. I find it rewarding to hone my analytical skills, advance my career and I have passion for continuous learning and development which makes me eager to take on new challenges
Career highlight/game changing project/something that made a big impact: The transition from being a bookkeeper to a senior accountant for a building company was a significant game changer for me. Taking on new responsibilities in a different industry was a learning experience that allowed me to expand my knowledge and skills as an accountant. The building industry is unique, and I had to adapt to new accounting practices and regulations that I was not familiar with before. As a result, I gained a deeper understanding of financial management, budgeting, and cost accounting, which has greatly improved my abilities as an accountant. Additionally, the opportunity to work closely with management and provide strategic financial advice to the company has given me a new perspective on the role of accounting in a business. Overall, the transition from bookkeeper to senior accountant in the building industry has been a significant turning point in my career, and I’m grateful for the valuable experience and growth opportunities that it has provided me.