Graduate Case Studies :: Ghana :: Mark Abu
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Mark Abu

  • Country
    :
    Ghana
  • Company
    :
    Capital Drilling
  • Experience
    :
    Postgraduate
  • Subject Studied
    :
    Accountancy/Finance
  • Job Sector
    :
    Business, Accounting & Finance
  • Job Title
    :
    Accountant
  • University
    :
    School of Oriental and African Studies

Please give a brief description of your job and what it involves?

The job involves preparing financial statements and reports for management to make decision about drilling project.

What key advice would you give to current students who would like to get into a similar job to you?

They should love to work with numbers and be willing to work in team. The job demands who can recommend a course of actions to management.

Why do you think you got this job e.g. what skills/knowledge/experience etc.

Experience of working in the mining industry. Also experience of working in team with people from diverse backgrounds which I gained when I studied in the UK gave me advantage over other candidates.