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any jobs in an audit firm ?

Post by 1peice » Mon, 24 Aug 2009 11:06 pm

hi all
is it able to get jobs in audit firms in Singapore for foreigners these days...?

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Post by durain » Tue, 25 Aug 2009 12:07 am

boleh.

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Post by 1peice » Tue, 25 Aug 2009 6:19 am

so how am i find a job ?....i hav searched most common job sites but it says for locals only.... i am a Maldivian currently pursuing ACCA qualification final stage at sunway kole malaysia...i have completed the fundamental level/part 2 this june .... n i am willing to work in an audit firm full time to gain experience n study the remaining papers of the final stage as part time ......i really wanna work n live in Singapore so please provide some help...... i have work experience working as Inventory Control Systems Head(in an FMCG company) , Assistant Manager Technical Support( in a financial and business consultancy company - with sound knowledge & technical know how of Inventory control , POS and Leading Accounting packages) .....etc ....

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Tue, 25 Aug 2009 7:11 am

Tidak boleh. Without completion of your schooling and relevant experience, you do not have anything to distinguish you from '00's of Singaporeans/PR's with completed schooling and no experience either. Doesn't make sense to give up a job to a foreigner that has plenty of locals to fill.

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Post by carteki » Tue, 25 Aug 2009 1:24 pm

Without a qualification it will be more difficult, but what I suggest you do is look for all the audit firms in Singapore and send them you cv. The worst that they can do is say "no".
Good luck
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Post by 1peice » Tue, 25 Aug 2009 3:23 pm

ya thats right ....but the point is i have work experience in very much related areas to a audit firm though i have totally not involved in auditing , that i guess it distinguish me from others...and the other thing is having part-qualified in ACCA normally they do allow job becoz this qualification actually requires experience on the job ....any how i am finding it very difficult to find any place from Singapore n worst case Malaysia they don't normally allow foreigners......i actually want as a trainee...... so anyway im hoping i can finish ACCA in next june....will c then wat it takes...

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