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Chartered Accountant (Corporate) Test
The Chartered Accountant (Corporate) Test is designed for accountant candidates who are qualified members of their relevant professional body, such as CAANZ, CPA Australia, ACCA, CPA or similar.
This test specialises in assessing accounting knowledge and skills for roles in industry or commerce such as Company Accountant or Financial Controller.
The test is applicable internationally as it focuses on internationally accepted accounting principles. As the test is not country specific there are no questions on tax issues.
This test covers four core accounting activities:
- Financial Reporting (IFRS and US GAAP)
- Core Accounting
- Business Advisory & Analysis
- Budgeting & Forecasting
Recruiting managers gain insight into a candidate's skills and knowledge in each of these four activities and identify performance in the activities most relevant to the vacant role, as well as a comparative overall score and performance against a norm group of other qualified accountants.
- Time to complete: 30 minutes
- Number of questions: 40
- Question Levels: Basic = 14, Intermediate = 15, Advanced = 11
- Questions per topic: Financial Reporting = 8, Core Accounting = 8, Advisory & Analysis = 12, Budgetary & Forecasting = 12
When your candidate has completed the test you can use this Interpretation Video to help understand more about their test report.