"I recently used Accountests as we were looking for a way to assess technical management accountant ability to supplement our interviews of shortlisted candidates. It helped inform our decision and would definitely use it again."
Amanda Michael, Faculty Finance Manager, Monash University, Melbourne
“the tests were extremely valuable in providing an independent gauge of the skill level of the candidates, which played a key part in making a decision on who was right for the role.”
Ryan Rambaccussing, Group Financial Controller, Financial Express, London, UK
"We used the management accountant test when reviewing two candidates during recruitment, the results of the test were very useful in understanding the comparative strengths of the two candidates. The reports were very clear and easy to understand."
James Bayly, CEO, Freedom Internet
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 ICAEW, CPA, ACCA or CIMA.
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.