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Why have you chosen a career in accounting?

Answer examples and advice for how to answer this interview question for a Staff Accountant interview

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How did you land in the accounting field? Have you always enjoyed working with numbers? Did you take a high school or college accounting course that made you interested in the field? Or, did you have a mentor who encouraged you to pursue the field? Go ahead and share your story describing what led you to pursue a career in the accounting field.

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Why have you chosen a career in accounting?
1.
After completing my college.
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Because it a continuous learning. It is broad and there are so much to learn.
3.
I like numbers and I like to resolve any outstanding items and I love reconciliation especially complex recon and accuracy.

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