Accounting-related occupations



In New Brunswick, accounting has three accounting designations, each with specific education, examination and experience requirements.


Chartered accountants (Fact sheet) Chartered accountants offer accounting, financial and business advice to clients in areas such as audit, assurance, tax, financial planning, and business advisory services. Many work in corporate environments, government, education, and industrial sectors.


Certified general accountants (Fact sheet) Certified general accountants are accounting professionals with expertise in finance, taxation, business strategy, auditing, management and business leadership. Many work in commerce, finance, government, public practice, not-for-profit, and industrial sectors.


Certified management accountants (Fact sheet) Certified management accountants offer accounting, management and strategy services including cost management, strategic performance measurement, process management, risk management, assurance services, and stakeholder reporting.


Additional resources include:

Chartered Accountant in New Brunswick

Atlantic School of Chartered Accountancy

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario

Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec

Chartered Accountants of Canada

Certified General Accountants Association of New Brunswick

Certified General Accountants Association of Canada

Certified Management Accountants of New Brunswick

CMA Canada