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What accounting profession is right for you? 

This quiz will match you with potential accounting professions depending on your skills and preference. The results page also includes a link to open positions in this field. 

Quiz Questions

  • 1.
    Which of these are you best at?
    • A.
      Solving complex problems
      (Correlates to: Tax , Forensic Accounting, Transfer Pricing)
    • B.
      Winning debates
      (Correlates to: Industry Accounting, Transfer Pricing)
    • C.
      Helping others
      (Correlates to: Audit, Tax , Forensic Accounting)
    • D.
      Convincing people to join causes I care about
      (Correlates to: Industry Accounting)
    • E.
      Empathizing with people
      (Correlates to: Audit)
  • 2.
    Do you enjoy working in teams? 
    • A.
      Yes
      (Correlates to: Audit, Tax , Transfer Pricing)
    • B.
      No
      (Correlates to: Industry Accounting, Forensic Accounting)
  • 3.
    Do you enjoy doing research? 
    • A.
      Yes
      (Correlates to: Audit, Industry Accounting)
    • B.
      No
      (Correlates to: Tax , Forensic Accounting)
  • 4.
    Do you thrive on routine or prefer the unexpected? 
    • A.
      Bring on the unexpected!
      (Correlates to: Tax , Forensic Accounting, Transfer Pricing)
    • B.
      I prefer a routine
      (Correlates to: Audit, Industry Accounting)
    • C.
      I like a good balance
      (Correlates to: Forensic Accounting)
  • 5.
    How much are you willing to travel for work? 
    • A.
      never
      (Correlates to: Industry Accounting)
    • B.
      once a year
      (Correlates to: Forensic Accounting)
    • C.
      once a quarter
      (Correlates to: Transfer Pricing)
    • D.
      once a month
      (Correlates to: Tax , Industry Accounting)
    • E.
      once a week
      (Correlates to: Audit)
  • 6.
    Do you enjoy working in Excel?
    • A.
      Yes
      (Correlates to: Audit, Tax , Transfer Pricing)
    • B.
      No
      (Correlates to: Industry Accounting, Forensic Accounting)
  • 7.
    Do you plan to sit for the CPA exam?
    • A.
      Yes
      (Correlates to: Audit, Tax , Industry Accounting)
    • B.
      No
      (Correlates to: Forensic Accounting, Transfer Pricing)
    • C.
      Undecided 
      (Correlates to: Audit, Tax , Industry Accounting, Forensic Accounting, Transfer Pricing)

Quiz Outcomes

  • 1.
    Audit
    You love and do best in structured and project based work environment. Combined with your love of learning about and solving complex problems means a career path in audit is well suited to you.
  • 2.
    Tax 
    You enjoy building relationships and helping those around you. This combined with a passion for research means that a career in tax is for you!
  • 3.
    Industry Accounting
    You find fulfillment in helping drive results and support a brand you care about. This combined with your need for stability proves that industry accounting is for you!
  • 4.
    Forensic Accounting
    You have a strong moral compass and believe that those who do wrong should be prosecuted. You also digging deep into a complex problem and won't stop until it is solved.
  • 5.
    Transfer Pricing
    You love learning about different industries, countries, and working in multicultural teams. Combined with your project based work preference a career in transfer pricing is well suited to you!