This site includes Occupational Facts documents on all three of Canada’s professional accounting bodies and a variety of other professions. Also provides additional resources and links for prospective immigrants.
International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)
IFAC is the global organization for the accountancy profession dedicated to serving the public interest by strengthening the profession and contributing to the development of strong international economies.
The Sign Post is a collaborative project initiated by Ryerson University and The Conference Board of Canada, and funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration, Ontario. It is a set of online resources and tools for internationally educated professionals in accounting and financial services (in Canada or planning to come to Canada). The focus is on experience and job related competencies.
Working in Canada Working in Canada is another Government of Canada site that contains valuable information for newcomers concerning employment opportunities, labour market projections and finding a job.
Careertransit.com is dedicated to helping people find employment in Atlantic Canada, and promoting the region as a great place to live, work, and play. Our mandate is to help the best job candidates find lasting and rewarding matches with the best possible job opportunities.
This site identifies the challenges and explores the opportunities for business through the talents of skilled immigrants. It shares practices of employers already down this path, and presents strategies to include skilled immigrants in Canadian offices, boardrooms, laboratories and work floors.
GraduateResumes.com provides free access to career postings from companies in Canada, a resume wizard, relocation tools, free e-mail, a national scholarship search, career articles, and chats with human resource professionals, employers, and recruiters.
Newcomers to Canada DayPlanner and Website
If you are a newcomer to Canada – or if you are considering Canada as your new home – the DayPlanner and the Newcomers to Canada website have been designed for you. The goal is to give you quick and easy access to things you need to know as you build your new life here.
This unique site offers information about: employment, immigration and citizenship, community services, language training, legal services, housing, education, consumer information, health, and much more.