Career Talk @ Build Bright University

On 18 May 2012, FTMS Cambodia in cooperation with Build Bright University and ACCA Cambodia conducted the “Career Talk” focusing on “Demand and Solutions for Professional Personnels in Accounting, Finance, and Audit Professions”.

Our guest speakers are Mr. Chea Bunhean, Assurance Executive from E&Y; Mr. Chhorn Sopha, Head of HR Division from ACLEDA; and Mr. Kevin Britten, Managing Director from Top Recruitment.

From the left to the right are Mr. Kevin Britten, Managing Director at Top Recruitment; Mr. Chhorn Sopha, Head of HR Division at ACLEDA Bank; Mr. Chea Bunhean, Assurance Executive at E&Y; Mr. Neou Ratna, Business Relationship Executive at ACCA Cambodia; Ms. Top Sophanou, Center Manager, FTMS Cambodia; and Mr. Meas Renrith, Vice President at Build Bright University.

Mr. Meas Renrith, Vice President at the Build Bright University, gave a welcome address in the event. The Career Talk provided the students with useful information about employers’ expectations such as combination of IQ (Intelligence Quotient), EQ (Emotion Quotient), and AQ (Adversity Quotient); combination of Attitude, Skills and Knowledge. Students were also shared that professional qualifications such as FIA and ACCA help professional personnels develop their career in accounting, finance and audit profession. Students also had chances to meet with the guest speakers from E&Y, ACLEDA Bank and Top Recruitment and understand more about their recruitment process and their plan to develop the staff professionally. Moreover, students were trained on how to prepare an impressive CV and Cover Letter by Mr. Kevin Britten, Managing Director from Top Recruitment.

Below are some pictures of the Career Talk.

Mr. Meas Renrith, Vice President at Build Bright University, gave a welcome address in the event by imphasizing on the importance of the Career Talk for students to find their careers after graduation.

Ms. Top Sophanou, FTMS Center Manager, shared the employers' expectations about ASK model (A=Attitude, S=Skills, and K=Knowledge).

 

Mr. Neou Ratna, Business Relationship Executive at ACCA Cambodia, explained students what FIA and ACCA are, what requirements they need to take the international qualifications, and how important they are for their prospective careers in Accounting, Finance and Audit.

Mr. Chea Bunhean, Assurance Executive at E&Y, presented their staff development at E&Y in terms of experience, learning, and coaching. He also mentioned the requirements and shared some tips for the interview at the audit firm.

Mr. Chorn Sopha, Head of HR Division at ACLEDA Bank, shared students some information about the bank regarding to the achievements and staff requirements. He also he achievement of the bank and staff requirements. He also explained students the selection basic, how to prepare themselves for job interview, and how to solve problems at work.

Mr. Kevin Britten, Managing Director at Top Recruitment, coached students how to prepare an impressive CV by providing the sample of a good CV done by an applicant.

FTMS will organize the similar event in other universities in Phnom Penh.