When people think of auditors, chances are they usually associate them with taxes or some other form of financial review. In some circles, auditors might be looked at with a wary eye, but auditors play an important role in how business is conducted every day.
Auditing gives companies and the investors and credits associated with them the assurance that company funds are being in the right way. Auditors do financial reviews to protect the public from bad investments in corrupt companies and above all, they hold companies accountable.
For anyone wanting to become an auditor, there are many benefits of the job.
- It is mentally stimulating and challenging
- There’s plenty of variety in the work
- Auditors tend to work in teams, so you learn the benefits of teamwork
- Auditors learn the importance of negotiation and the need to be assertive