Accounting Recruitment

Recruitment for Accounting positions occurs every fall (September). These positions, including co-op placements, summer positions, and permanent articling positions are recruited for in September and October for positions commencing at various times throughout the next year. If you would like to receive email updates as we recieve them, please register on our CES Contact List.

To help you through the process, carefully read through the

Make sure your resume is ready and your interview skills are up to par.  We offer many workshops to prepare you for the recruiting process.  Click here to see the schedule and to register your attendance.  You can also view online resume writing resources and our online workshop here, and find interview tips here

Events Schedule:

The Meet Your Employer: Presented by Chartered Professional Accountants schedule is as below.  See more details, including firms and employers attending each event, on the CPA website.

  • Friday, September 9, 2016 - Edmonton and area ~ 9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
    Shaw Conference Center
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - Lethbridge and area ~ 3:00p.m - 7:00p.m.
    Students Union Ballroom, University of Lethbridge
    4401 University Drive W.
  • Friday, September 16, 2016 - Calgary and area ~ 9:00a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    TELUS Convention Center

The following firms and employers have scheduled information sessions on the Lethbridge Campus, if you would like to attend, please see our notice board events or click on the links below to RSVP:

  • BDO Canada ~ September 13, 2016 ~ 4:30-6:00pm ~ TH277 RSVP
  • Collins Barrow Calgary ~ September 15, 2016 ~ 4:30-6pm ~ AH100 RSVP
  • KPMG ~ September 15, 2016 ~ 6-8pm ~ AH176 RSVP
  • Avail (formerly YPM) ~ September, 19, 2015 ~ 4:30-6pm ~ AH116 RSVP
  • MNP ~ September 19, 2016 ~ 6-8pm ~ AH100 RSVP to
  • CPA ~ October 11, 2016 ~ 4:30-6pm ~ AH100 RSVP

Accounting Co-op Students:

If you are a registered co-op student, you are still welcome to take part in the Accounting Recruitment process.  Please see their procedures here [PDF].

Accounting Club Events:

Accrue Accounting Club Career Event (Calgary Campus)
Date: September 12, 2016
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
Location: Room S2009 Bow Valley College South Building
No rsvp required; free to attend; open to all students

Accounting Club Mixer (Lethbridge Campus)
September 28, 2016
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Students’ Union Ballroom A
Please rsvp to or by dropping by the Accounting Club table in Markin Hall on Sept 20.  $2 fee to attend.