Accounting and consulting industry
Consultancy businesses are finding they need to increase the quality of the commercial advice and insight they provide.
Consultants are demanding better professional training that will distinguish them in their chosen markets.
CIMA is the most effective way of developing these skills and meeting these aspirations.
Most other accounting qualifications focus on financial accounting, external audit and tax. CIMA develops business partners with financial and strategic business management skills.
Our certificate in business accounting
This is where you start. Our certificate in business accounting gives a solid foundation in the basics of management accounting, financial accounting and business.
Our professional qualification
The CIMA professional qualification is updated regularly to reflect the fast changing pace of the consulting sector.
Typical roles of CIMA professionals in the consulting sector:
- Management accountant
- Systems accountant
- financial consultant
- Financial controller
- Project accountant
- Business analyst
- Client Director
- Finance business partner
- Finance director
- Management consultant
To find out more about how CIMA can make a positive difference to your organisation, contact the global business development team :
T. +44 (0)20 7663 5441
F. +44 (0)20 7663 5442
"Our people are able to understand the [client] business, baseline its financial performance, fully understand its cost base and then architect and direct our teams to deliver transformation. That is exactly what we are trying to build with our finance team. And the baseline qualification and the technical expertise that they derive from their CIMA qualification allows them to do everything we need them to do."
Justin Watson, private sector lead for operations finance, Deloitte.