Jul
18
to Oct 11

Manning Elliott - CPA Fall Recruit

Important dates and events to look forward to:

-       July 18, 2019 – Life @ Manning Elliott Signature Social Event. Space is limited! Students can now register for the event by following this link 

-       July 19, 2019 – Accepting applications

-       Sept 5, 2019 – Application closing deadline

-       Sept 9 to Oct 4, 2019 – Interview period

-       Oct 7-11, 2019 – Offer period

-       Oct 11, 2019 – Offer acceptance

 

To stay up to date with Manning Elliott, make sure to check out their blog or connect with them on social media.



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Jul
30
to Aug 1

Undercover CPA — Get the Smythe Exclusive

Smythe LLP will be hosting office tours in their downtown location for prospective articling students on July 29, 30 and August 1 from 2:00 – 4:00pm. During this two-hour session, you will have an opportunity to network with Smythe representatives, tour the office, and partake in a Q&A session with managers and partners.

Join us to learn more about the articling experience, firm culture, community involvement and international affiliations.

Smythe welcomes students interested in summer, co-op and full-time positions.

Please click here to complete the survey by July 12.

There are limited spots available for each day. A member of the Smythe HR group will confirm your registration by email after the survey deadline.

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Jul
30
6:00 PM18:00

DAP Alumni & Student Night


As we are moving our way into Fall Recruit season, the DAP Student Club welcomes you to our annual Alumni Night! Join us for an evening of good food and good company while you meet numerous DAP Alumni from the various public practice firms in Vancouver. The evening will be a fun and relaxing event and a great opportunity to connect with firm representatives in a social atmosphere. Details of the event are below: 

What: DAP Alumni and Student Night 
When: Tuesday, July 30th 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (registration starting at 5:30) 
Where: Uber Lounge at Steamworks Brew Pub 
Dress Code: Business Casual 

This is an excellent opportunity to connect with DAP alumni working in Public practice and hear about the experience while in the program and going through recruit. As well, learn about their development since continuing onto working in public practice. 

So don't delay, get your tickets now at: 
https://dapalumniandstudentnight.eventbrite.ca

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Jul
10
4:00 PM16:00

Industry Night

DAPSC and the DAP office are excited to present the first Industry Night of 2019!

Hear from a panel of experts, such as UBC DAP alumni from boutique accounting firm Evolve Accounting and DAP students working at Bench Accounting. This will be an intimate round table event, followed by a networking session.

Join us for an engaging evening on July 10th to discover how life is working as an accountant in industry. 


Event Details:

• Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019

• Time: 4:10 pm – 6:30 pm (registration begins at 3:30 pm)

• Location: UBC Sauder Big 4 Conference Centre, 9th Floor, Henry Angus Building

• Dress Code: Casual

• Cost: Free!

• Light refreshments will be provided

Sign up on our Eventbrite page: HERE

Please note that this event is restricted to students currently registered in the UBC Diploma of Accounting Program (DAP). Register now as seats are limited! 

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Any questions can be directed to meera.sharma@ubcdapsc.com

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Jul
5
to Jul 11

Baker Tilly WM Day in a CPA Firm

Baker Tilly WM are planning Day in a CPA Firm Events for students on July 23, July 29 and August 7.

 

Please complete this questionnaire by July 11 @ 4:00pm: HERE

Note: There is limited space available. Based on the replies to the questions, Baker Tilly will send invitations to the selected students by July 15.

 

Events Details:

Session 1: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 9am-11am 

Session 2: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 2pm-4pm 

Session 3: Monday, July 29, 2019 from 9am-11am 

Session 4: Monday, July 29, 2019 from 2pm-4pm 

Session 5: Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 11am-1pm

Dress:  Smart Casual

Baker Tilly will have a brief info session followed by a networking session. Light refreshments will be provided.

 

Location:

Baker Tilly WM LLP

9th Floor 400 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

 

Registration Criteria:  

Space is limited to those students eligible for 2020 articling student and coop positions.

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May
23
5:30 PM17:30

Regional Firm Night

We are pleased to invite you to UBC DAP Student Club's Regional Firm Networking Night! Join us for an excellent night of networking, appetizers, and drinks at The Loft at Earls Yaletown. You'll have an opportunity to network with Regional firms in an inviting and comfortable setting. Don't miss out on this amazing DAP exclusive event, be sure to get your ticket ASAP! 

PURCHASE HERE

Event Details

  • Admission: To be paid by purchasing a ticket from our Eventbrite page

  • Location: The Loft @ Earls Yaletown, 1095 Mainland St, Vancouver, BC V6B 5P9

  • Date: Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

  • Time: 5:30pm - 9pm **Registration begins at 5:30, please arrive no later than 6pm**

  • Dress Code: Business Formal 

    • Women have the option to wear dresses, suits, skirts with blouses, tailored trousers with blouses, or evening pants.

    • Men must wear a jacket with a tie and tailored pants or a suit and tie.

Food & Drinks: Assorted cold and hot canapés, One drink ticket is included in your admission ticket and a cash bar will be available for additional refreshments.

Admission

Please note that this event is limited to UBC DAP Students. A valid UBC student ID card will be required for admittance. You will not be allowed entry to the event if you fail to produce your UBC student ID.

Any Questions? Please contact Events Coordinator Sukhmaninder Brah: sukhmaninder.brah@ubcdapsc.com

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May
11
to May 19

May Business Card Run

The DAP Student Club is proud to offer students the opportunity to print personalized business cards through us, at a discounted bulk order pricing. For $25, you will receive 250 full colour business cards, personalized with your name, degree, address, and contact information. Our new design features a cleaner UBC DAP Student Club logo in compliance with UBC Sauder School of Business marketing and logo usage guidelines.

REGISTER HERE

Price: $25 for 250 full colour cards

  • Deadline to place orders: Sunday, May 19th, 2019 at 11:59 pm.

  • Payments should be sent to: PayPal.me/DAPClub

  • Payment Details: When using Paypal, please ensure that the name used matches the name on the survey. If you are paying using another individual’s Paypal account, add a note with your name, and if you are paying for someone else’s business card, also send an email to ubcdapsc@gmail.com to confirm our receipt of your payment.

  • Pick-up details: TBA

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May
8
6:30 PM18:30

13th Annual Monte Carlo Casino Night

The DAP Student Club is pleased to invite you to our 13th Annual Monte Carlo Casino Night!

Casino night is the only event before the Spring Recruit and it offers an amazing opportunity to meet representatives from a variety of international, national, and mid-sized CPA firms, all the while enjoying an evening of mock gambling and socializing. We will be inviting over 50 firm representatives while keeping attendance to a limit of the first DAP Students!

Event Details

Admission: $20 (To be paid by purchasing a ticket from out Eventbrite page)

PURCHASE HERE

Location: Fairmont Pacific Rim - Emerald Ballroom (1038 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC)

Date: Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 8:30PM **Registration begins at 5:45

Dress Code: Business Formal

Men must wear a jacket with a tie and tailored pants or a suit and tie.

Women have the option to wear dresses, suits, skirts with blouses, tailored trousers with blouses, or evening pants.

Food & Drinks: Assorted hot and cold canapés, desserts, one drink ticket is included and a cash bar would be available for other refreshments

What’s included in your ticket?

  • One drink ticket

  • Professional headshot

  • Delicious appetizer and dessert

  • Fun casino games

  • Chance to win amazing prizes!

Please note that this event is limited to UBC DAP Students. A valid UBC student ID card will be required for admittance. You will not be allowed entry to the event if you fail to produce your UBC student ID.

For more details about the event, please visit the UBC DAPSC Events Page on Facebook, or contact our events coordinator Kiran Gill at kiran.gill@ubcdapsc.com.

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Apr
25
to Apr 30

KPMG Enterprise Core Services Day in a Firm

Interested in pursuing Public Accounting as a Chartered Professional Accountant? Looking to gain an understanding of our Enterprise Core Services group and how you can blend your passion for tax and accounting? KPMG is offering a great opportunity to visit their firm to get an inside look at a day in a life of a CPA! 

KPMG is one of the world’s largest Audit, Tax, and Advisory firms, with international presence in over 154 countries. KPMG is also home to over 200,000 professionals, with over 6,000 professionals working throughout 40 offices across Canada. KPMG Canada has won a variety of awards in recent years, including the “Top 100 Employers” award for 12 consecutive years. In addition, KPMG has been recognized as the “Greenest Employer”, “Top Employer for Young People” and “Canada's Best Diversity Employers”. KPMG has also been recognized as “Best Internship/ Co-op program of the year” by Talent Egg.


A Day in a CPA Firm at KPMG is a great opportunity for the best and brightest young professionals to learn why KPMG is a great place to grow your career! During this event, you will discover all the opportunities that KPMG has to offer, tour the office, and network with representatives from our Enterprise Core Services group.

All applicants must apply for the program through the link here: KPMG | Day in a Firm 2019

Deadline to apply is Tuesday, April 30th 11:59pm PST. Priority will be given to first-time students. 

 

Event Details:

Date: Tuesday May 7, 2019 
Time:
9:00am-12:00pm
Location:
KPMG Langley Office | 8506 200 St, Langley
Dress code: 
Business formal

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Apr
15
to Apr 21

KPMG Launch

Are you ready to launch your career at KPMG?

KPMG Launch is a great opportunity for the best and brightest young professionals to learn why KPMG is a great place to grow your career! During this event, you will explore KPMG’s Ignition Centre, create and innovate with peers, and network with professionals from different areas of the business.


KPMG is one of the world’s largest Audit, Tax, and Advisory firms, with international presence in over 155 countries. KPMG is also home to over 200,000 professionals, with over 6,000 professionals working throughout 40 offices across Canada. KPMG Canada has won a variety of awards in recent years, including the “Top 100 Employers” award for 12 consecutive years. In addition, KPMG has been recognized as the “Greenest Employer”, “Top Employer for Young People” and “Canada's Best Diversity Employers”. KPMG has also been recognized as “Best Internship/ Co-op program of the year” by Talent Egg.



Deadline to apply is April 21st, 2019 at 11:59pm PST.

Event Details:

Date: Friday April 26th, 2019 

Time:  Morning session 9am – 12pm or Afternoon session 1pm – 4pm

Location: KPMG Vancouver | 12th floor Ignition Centre, 777 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver 

Dress code: Casual attire (jeans encouraged)

To apply: Please complete the survey here. 

 

 

 

 

 

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EY - Day in a CPA Firm
Apr
15
to Apr 29

EY - Day in a CPA Firm

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Are you planning to go through recruit this year?  EY is hosting their Day in a CPA Firm event exclusively for UBC DAP students.  It will be a great opportunity for you to connect with EY representatives and learn about their experiences as well as receiving an exclusive office tour of the EY Vancouver office!  

 

Event Details:

Date: Tuesday, May 7th 2019

Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm

Location: EY Vancouver Office  

Dress Code: Business Casual 

 

Registration Link: HERE

 

Spots are limited.  Please register by Monday, April 29th at 9:00pm PST.  You will be notified with a confirmation of registration on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019.  

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Apr
6
to May 19

Get to Know BDO Open House

Get to know BDO! Join BDO at one of their upcoming Open House events this May at their Vancouver office! This is a great opportunity for students to see BDO’s office and meet their team if you are looking for opportunities through the Spring recruit.

You’ll have a chance to:

  • Gain insight into the challenging and engaging work they do

  • Learn about their different service lines and what opportunities are available for students

  • Meet the BDO team and build your professional network

  • Experience BDO’s culture and what makes their firm a great place to work

  • Check out BDO’s office space and have some fun!

Limited spots available! Please apply here.

Deadline: May 19th, 2019 at 11:59 EST

Event Details

Date: May 28th and 30th

Time: Evening, TBA

Location: 925 West Georgia Street, 6th Floor

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Apr
5
to Apr 14

KPMG Get the Scoop on Tax!

Interested in pursuing Public Accounting as a Chartered Professional Accountant? Are you eager to learn what your career in tax could be like at KPMG? KPMG is offering a great opportunity to get the inside scoop on a day in the life of a tax professional.


KPMG is one of the world’s largest Audit, Tax, and Advisory firms, with international presence in over 155 countries. KPMG is also home to over 200,000 professionals, with over 6,000 professionals working throughout 35 offices across Canada. KPMG Canada has won a variety of awards in recent years, including the “Top 100 Employers” award for 12 consecutive years. In addition, KPMG has been recognized as the “Greenest Employer”, “Top Employer for Young People” and “Canada's Best Diversity Employers”. KPMG has also been recognized as “Best Internship/ Co-op program of the year” by Talent Egg.


Get the Scoop on Tax
networking event is a great opportunity for the best and brightest young professionals to learn why KPMG is a great place to grow your career! During this event, you will discover all the opportunities that KPMG has to offer, and network with tax professionals from different areas of the business. 

Priority will be given to first-time students. 


Deadline to apply is April 14th, 2019 at 11:59pm PST.

Event Details:

Date: Thursday April 18th, 2019 

Time: 1pm – 3:30pm

Location: KPMG Vancouver Office | 4th floor, 777 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver 

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Mar
30
to May 3

Deloitte Recruitment Challenge - Risk Advisory Team

Riipen, a Vancouver-based social enterprise with a mission to help post-secondary students develop their skills through engaging with the industry, has teamed up with Deloitte to offer students a chance to showcase their talents!

Challenge: Students are given a set of description of the production and inventory process for a company that developed and sells cannabis products around the world. Based on the description, students will need to analyze and complete three questions revolving around risk, control, and improvement.

Top three responses will receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card and be invited for a tour of the Deloitte office.

Outstanding submissions will be invited for an interview for upcoming career opportunities within Deloitte’s Risk Advisory practice.

All submissions will be reviewed by the Deloitte Risk Advisory team in Vancouver.

Please visit HERE for more details on the challenge.

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Mar
20
11:00 AM11:00

Deloitte Days at UBC (March 20)

Have you heard about Deloitte Days? This is not your typical information session!

 

Deloitte Days is a series of awesome on-campus events, which enable students to meet the Deloitte team and chat with them about how they can make an impact across the organization. 

 

Students from all academic programs are welcome – if you have an interest in Deloitte, come stop by!

 

You’ll have a chance to take a break from your busy day and have some fun:

·       Tour Deloitte’s innovative office through augmented reality with their new app, Deloitte Xplore

·       Snack on sweet treats for a midday pick-me-up

·       Pick up some epic swag

·       Recharge at the Wellness station before heading back to class

 

PLUS: you can enter to win an Apple Watch!

 

When will Deloitte Days be on your campus?

 

Date: Wednesday March 20th, 2019 

Time: 11AM - 4PM (PST)

Location: UBC, Robert H. Lee Building, 6163 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1

 

Come see why Deloitte is The One Firm. For You.

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Mar
12
to Mar 22

KPMG Kickstart Program 2019


 An opportunity for UBC DAP and BCIT students to jumpstart their career; refine professional skills, build relationships and learn more about opportunities at KPMG. 

Are you looking for a head start on the Spring CPA recruitment process? Are you looking for tips and advice on how to navigate the CPA recruitment process? Are you eager to learn what it will be like to work at KPMG? KPMG is offering a great opportunity to you to develop professional skills, hear from DAP and BCIT alumni and to get an inside look at a day in a life of a CPA! 

This program is a great way for you to learn more about your potential future with KPMG and to explore the possibilities of a career with a public accounting firm, while networking with KPMG representatives including partners in the GVA. 

The KPMG Kickstart Program will be hosted on Thursday, March 28th from 3PM to 6PM at the Downtown Vancouver KPMG Office. 

Application details: This program is exclusive to UBC Diploma in Accounting (DAP) students and BCIT Accounting students, who are intending to pursue their Canadian/US CPA designation. Please do not apply if you are not currently enrolled in one of these university programs. 

Applications deadline: Sunday, March 24th at 11:59PM PST 

What you’ll need to apply: Applications can be addressed to “Hiring Manager” and should include: cover letter, resume and all unofficial transcripts 

*For an easy application process, please combine all documents into one PDF file. 

A direct link to the program details and application: KICKSTART


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Mar
7
to Mar 15

March Business Card Run

The DAP Student Club is proud to offer students the opportunity to print personalized business cards through us, at a discounted bulk order pricing. For $25, you will receive 250 full colour business cards, personalized with your name, degree, address, and contact information. Our new design features a cleaner UBC DAP Student Club logo in compliance with UBC Sauder School of Business marketing and logo usage guidelines.

REGISTER HERE

Price: $25 for 250 full colour cards

  • Deadline to place orders: Friday, March 15th, 2019 at 11:59 pm.

  • Payments should be sent to: PayPal.me/DAPClub

  • Payment Details: When using Paypal, please ensure that the name used matches the name on the survey. If you are paying using another individual’s Paypal account, add a note with your name, and if you are paying for someone else’s business card, also send an email to ubcdapsc@gmail.com to confirm our receipt of your payment.

  • Pick-up details: TBA

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Jan
23
12:00 PM12:00

PwC Boothing

Interested in learning more about PwC and exploring the opportunity of a lifetime? The PwC Campus Recruitment Team will be at the CPA Hall in the Henry Angus Bulding on Wednesday, January 23rd and Thursday, January 24th from 12pm to 2pm. Visit them to learn more about their culture, people and opportunities!  

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The Deloitte National Leadership Conference
Jan
23
to Feb 24

The Deloitte National Leadership Conference

Event overview

Date: June 10 - June 12, 2019

Location: Deloitte University, Toronto, Ontario

Participants: 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year students in post-secondary programs

Application timeline: The posting will open on January 23rd and close on February 24th

 *All expenses associated with the conference are covered by Deloitte*

About the event:

Each year, Deloitte selects 100 exceptionally talented students from across Canada to attend this exclusive event in Toronto. Click here to watch a teaser from last year’s conference!

 What’s in it for the students?

·         Find your future – impact their career by connecting with leaders of the firm and learning about the future of professional services

·         Learn to lead – strengthen their skills by learning fundamental leadership principles and traits to give them a competitive edge as they begin their own career

·         Make an impact that matters – gain exposure to the client experience by building and pitching a solution for a real-life challenge

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Dec
1
to Jan 6

DAPSC Executive Team: We Are Hiring! (Updated: Extended Submission Deadline until Jan. 13)

Interested in joining the DAPSC executive team?

We are currently looking to hire for the 2019 - 2020 team!

Build your network, develop your soft skills, and be the first to know what’s going on with public practice recruit and industry opportunities!

Eligibility:

Eligible candidates must be enrolled in DAP and actively taking courses, before, or on January 1, 2019. Eligible candidates must be able to commit to, and successfully complete, the minimum duties entailed in their specific executive position for the duration of the hiring term (2019 - 2020). Candidates who will have completed, or graduated, from DAP by May 2019 are ineligible to be considered for hiring.

Please note: DAPSC Networking Events are held on weekdays during the evening, and occasionally will conflict with individual class times. However, it is expected, and required that DAPSC Executive Members are present at all events. Absence from these events may lead to immediate termination.

To Apply:

Please review the job descriptions and submit to Steven Chou and Tina Ma (steven.chou@ubcdapsc.com, cc: tina.ma@ubcdapsc.com) in 1 single PDF document the following items:

Email Subject Line: 2019 - 2020 DAPSC Executive Application - <Position>

  1. Cover Letter - addressing the following:

    1. Clearly indicate which position(s) you have applied to (max 2)

    2. Why you are interested in joining the DAPSC?

    3. Why you would be a good fit for this position?

  2. Resume - 1 - 2 pages (max) of relevant experience

(Updated) Deadline for application submission: January 13, 2019 at 11:59 pm.

Interview Dates and location**: January 14 - 25, 2019 (Downtown Vancouver)

**Note: interview dates and locations subject to change

Should you have any questions, please feel free to email steven.chou@ubcdapsc.com, cc: tina.ma@ubcdapsc.com

We look forward to meeting everyone!


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Nov
27
4:30 PM16:30

Industry Night 2

DAPSC and the DAP office are pleased to present the second Industry Night of 2018, with an exciting array of panelists from various industries such as healthcare, education, law, game production, and cannabis! There will be a panel session followed by a networking session. Join us to discover what life is like working in the industry as an accounting professional.

Panelists:

·         Kamilla Hans, CPA, CMA: Development Director, Content Production, Electronic Arts 

·         Daniel MacLean, CPA, CMA: Director of Finance, We Grow BC Ltd.

·         Anson Lo, CFA, CPA, CMA: Senior Manager of Advisory, LifeLabs 

·         Megan MacLean, CPA, CMA: Instructor, Langara College (previously Director of Operations with Stevens Virgin Law Firm

Event Details:

·         Date: Tuesday, November 27th, 2018

·         Time: 4:30PM – 6:30PM (registration begins at 4:15PM)

·         Location: UBC Sauder Big 4 Conference Centre, 9th Floor, Henry Angus Building

·         Dress Code: Casual

·         Cost: Free!

·         Light refreshments will be provided!

·         Event is restricted to UBC DAP students only

Register now on Eventbrite as seats are limited: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ubc-dap-industry-night-tickets-51836180411

Any questions can be directed to cheryl.liu@ubcdapsc.com

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Nov
22
6:00 PM18:00

CPABC Connect Networking Night

Wondering what it’s like to be a CPA? Looking for job opportunities? CPABC is hosting Connect Networking Night where you can network with CPA professionals and employers from a variety of industries. It is a free event at the Harbour Center Vancouver Lookout, RSVP now as space is limited! Details here.

What: CPABC Connect Networking Night: Building Relationships

When: Thursday, November 22, 2018

Where: Vancouver Lookout, Top of Harbour Center

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Dress: Business Casual

Cost: Complimentary, Appetizers and refreshments will be served.

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Oct
18
to Oct 31

CPABC Public Practice Recruit Student Survey

CPABC Public Practice Recruit Student Survey

The objective of this survey is to obtain feedback from students regarding their experience with this year’s recruit process. This survey is open to all students who participated in Fall Recruit 2018, in search of any full-time, co-op or internship positions in public practice or industry. The estimated time to complete the survey is 5 minutes and students have an opportunity to win a $50 gift card.

This survey is part of CPABC’s commitment in making improvements to help the accounting community and enhancing the student recruit experience.

Link to CPABC Public Practice Recruit Student Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JJTRHP7

Deadline for student submissions: Wednesday October 31, 2018

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Oct
2
to Oct 12

October Business Card Run

The DAP Student Club is proud to offer students the opportunity to print personalized business cards through us, at a discounted bulk order pricing. For $25, you will receive 250 full colour business cards, personalized with your name, degree, address, and contact information. Our new design features a cleaner UBC DAP Student Club logo in compliance with UBC Sauder School of Business marketing and logo usage guidelines.

Price: $25 for 250 full colour cards

  • Deadline to place orders: Friday, October 12th, 2018 at 11:59 pm.

  • Payments should be sent to: PayPal.me/DAPClub

  • Payment Details: When using Paypal, please ensure that the name used matches the name on the survey. If you are paying using another individual’s Paypal account, add a note with your name, and if you are paying for someone else’s business card, also send an email to ubcdapsc@gmail.com to confirm our receipt of your payment.

  • Pick-up details: TBA

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Aug
31
9:00 AM09:00

KPMG – Day in a Firm (Aug 31)

Interested in pursuing Public Accounting as a Chartered Professional Accountant? Are you eager to learn what it will be like to work at a Big Four CPA Firm? KPMG is offering a great opportunity to visit their firm to get an inside look at a day in a life of a CPA!

KPMG is one of the world’s largest Audit, Tax, and Advisory firms, with international presence in over 154 countries. KPMG is also home to over 197,000 professionals, with over 6,500 professionals working throughout 35 offices across Canada. KPMG Canada has won a variety of awards in recent years, including the “Top 100 Employers” award for 12 consecutive years.

A Day in a CPA Firm at KPMG is a great opportunity for the best and brightest young professionals to learn why KPMG is a great place to grow your career! During this event, you will discover all the opportunities that KPMG has to offer, tour the office, and network with representatives from different areas of the business.

All applicants must apply for the program through the link here, KPMG | Day in a Firm 2018,  deadline to apply is August 22nd 8:59pm PST. Priority will be given to first-time students. All applicants will be contacted no later than August 25th on the status of their application.

Event Details:
Date: Friday, August 31st 2018 Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
Location: KPMG Vancouver Office | 777 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver
Dress code: Business formal

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Aug
30
5:00 PM17:00

KPMG Vancouver’s US Tax Speed Interviews (Aug 30)

Did you know that you can have a successful and fulfilling career in US Tax right here in Vancouver? Join KPMG Vancouver’s US Tax Group at their upcoming speed interview event and explore  career opportunities. We highly recommend that you review the job postings below and apply if you are interested in joining!

Please see the event listing on COOL to sign-up for a 15-minute interview (find under Workshops/Events ->Workshops/Other Events).

Career Opportunities:

The Speed Interview Process:

  • Please ensure that you sign up for a designated time to meet with KPMG’s US Tax team
  • Don’t forget to bring a copy of your resume, cover letter and transcripts
  • We recommend that you review the job description ahead of time and prepare questions for the KPMG team
  • The essence of the speed interview event is for the employer to identify candidates to consider for a full follow-up interview at a later date

Pre-requisites:

  • A strong interest in US Tax is a must
  • In order to pursue a US CPA you must be working towards or have completed at least 150 post-secondary credits
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Aug
30
3:00 PM15:00

PwC Open House (Aug 30)

PwC is accepting registration for their upcoming open house on August 30th, 3-5 pm. For more information about this event and to register, please see the link below.

  • Date: Thursday, August 30, 2018
  • Time: 3 pm to 5 pm
  • Location: PwC Place – 250 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC
  • Dress Code:  At PwC we promote a flexible dress code that we call “dress for your day”. As a PwC Professional, we dress according to what is appropriate for that current day and we suggest you do the same.
  • Registration Deadline: Monday, August 27th @ 11:59 PM
  • Registration Link: https://goo.gl/forms/0BnkmIiiuufL08OQ2
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Aug
28
3:30 PM15:30

Summer BBQ (Aug 28)

The UBCDAP Club and the UBC Accounting Club will be co-hosting their annual Summer BBQ to celebrate the end of summer exams! Over 100 firm representatives from National 7 and midsize firms have been invited to attend this major event. Please join us for an evening of free food and networking.

Event details:

Date: Tuesday, August 28 2018 Time: 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM (3:30 PM sign-in, 4:00 PM start)

Location: UBC Commons

Dress code: Casual

Tickets: FREE ADMISSION AND FOOD!

As noted, admission and food are free! We are excited to celebrate the end of summer exams with everyone and bring you delicious food (vegetarian options available) and networking fun!

Tickets are limited, so please secure yours on the UBCDAP Eventbrite page.

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/summer-bbq-2018-networking-event-presented-by-ubc-dap-and-ubc-accounting-club-tickets-48643745753

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Aug
27
4:15 PM16:15

CPA Recruit Interviews Workshop (Aug 27) and On-Campus Career Coaching Appointments Available

As a reminder, DAP Career Coach, Russell Garrett, will be facilitating a workshop on interviews for CPA Recruit this Monday, August 27th, 4:15 pm to 6:15 pm.

Attend the workshop to learn how to make first and lasting impressions through what you say and do. The various types of interviews the Firms are known to use and why they use them will be highlighted along with best practices to prepare for every possible scenario. Anticipating firms’ expectations, creating “talking points” and preparing questions for interviewers will help you put your best foot forward. You will discover how to prepare answers for open-ended, behavioural, value-based and case-based questions as well as prepare for conversational interviews, to help you make the greatest possible impact on your interviewer(s). You will leave the workshop with tools for interview success along with strategies for follow up to protect the investment you made to secure them.    

Russell will also be available for individual on-campus career coaching appointments on select dates during the next 2 weeks.

To register for the workshop or to schedule an appointment with Russell, please visit COOL:

  • For the workshop –  select Workshops/Events from the left-hand side of the page, and then Workshops/Other Events
  • For coaching appointments – select Appointments from the left-hand side of the page, and the Coaching Appointments.  Next, select “Request New Appointment” and then leave all of the search fields blank to return all available appointment times.
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Aug
22
6:00 PM18:00

Discover Deloitte (Aug 22) - Registration Deadline – Aug 15, 11:59 pm

Curious about launching your career in professional services?

Discover what it’s like to work at the one firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible – join Deloitte Canada at their upcoming Discover Deloitte event! Meet campus recruiters and business professionals, and learn all about current career opportunities. Check out their video here!

On August 22, 2018 at the Vancouver Office, Deloitte is giving you a sneak peek at the different career paths available to you.

Throughout the day, you will learn about the culture, network with current professionals from all service lines and explore their office.

So, what are you waiting for? Register now using the links below:

Discover Deloitte Vancouver | August 22, 2018 | Registration Deadline: Monday, August 13, 2018

Get ready to launch your career with Deloitte Canada.

The One Firm. For You. #UnlockYourPotential

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Aug
21
11:00 AM11:00

TELUS Garden Open House Vancouver- CPA Pre-Approved Program (Aug 21)

TELUS is hosting an Open House for top university accounting graduates and co-op students looking to join the TELUS Pre-Approved CPA Program in 2019! The TELUS Pre-Approved CPA Program is a three-year rotational program and an approved pathway to obtaining a CPA designation, exposing top university graduates/students to areas such as corporate accounting, internal audit, treasury, and many more.

You are invited to attend the TELUS Open House online registration in TELUS’ Vancouver head office to learn more about the Pre-Approved CPA program and network with TELUS Finance Team Members.

  • Date: August 21, 2018
  • Time: 11:00 am to 1:30 pm PST
  • Location: TELUS Garden, 510 W Georgia Street
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Registration Deadline: August 17, 2018. Space is limited.

See TELUS Open House Invitation 2018 Pre Approved CPA  for more information about this event.

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