Career Talk @ the National University of Management

On 03 May 2012, FTMS Cambodia in cooperation with the National University of Management 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. Paul Huynh, Senior Manager, People, Performance and Culture from KPMG; Mr. Chhorn Sopha, Head of HR Division from ACLEDA; and Mr. Kim Vuthy, Recruitment Consultant from HR Inc Cambodia.

From the left to the right are Mr. Chhorn Sopha, Head of HR Division, Acleda Bank; Mr. Paul Huynh, Senior Manager, People, Performance and Culture, KPMG; Ms. Top Sophanou, Center Manager, FTMS Cambodia; Mr. Senaka Fernando, Head of ACCA Cabodia; Mr. Seng Bunthoeun, Vice Rector, National University of Management; and Mr. Kim Vuthy, Recruitment Consultant, HR Inc Cambodia.

Mr. Seng Buntheoun, Vice Rector at the National University of Management 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 CAT 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 KPMG, ACLEDA Bank and HR Inc Cambodia 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. Kim Vuthy, Recruitment Consultant from HR Inc Cambodia.

Below are some pictures of the Career Talk.

Mr. Seng Buntheoun, Vice Rector at the National University of Management gave a welcome address in the event.

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

Mr. Senaka Fernando, Head of ACCA Cambodia, presented the job demand in Accounting, Audit & Finance professions in Cambodia and emphasized that there are 1,175 ACCA students and 694 FIA students in Cambodia. However, there are only 47 ACCA members and 13 ACCA affiliates. We will work hard together to make all the ACCA students to become ACCA members.

Mr. Paul Huynh, Senior Manager, People, Performance and Culture from KPMG gave a keynote address on "The brand called YOU". He emphasized on KPMG's expectations on their staff. Simultaneously, he shared students some hints and tips for interview at KPMG.

Mr. Chhorn Sopha, Head of HR Division from Acleda Bank, emphasized Acleda Bank's expectations on their employees and also gave students some tips on how to become a good problem-solving person.

Mr. Kim Vuthy, Recruitment Consultant from HR Inc Cambodia, trained students how to prepare an impressive CV and Cover Letter.

Hundreds of NUM students were paying attention on the presentations of the guest speakers.

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