. . topic
map of accounting and auditing . .
concept > people > provider > accountant
/ concept name
|full name, other names
accounting information provider, preparer,
accountants in business in various capacities; in charge of classification, recording, reporting, and analysis of financial information;
A professional accountant employed or engaged in an
executive or non- executive capacity in such areas as
commerce, industry, service, the public sector, education,
the not for profit sector, regulatory bodies or
professional bodies, or a professional accountant
contracted by such entities. [IESBA]
following members (types)
bookkeeper . senior accountant . controller . CFO .
|as a general term, includes||
auditor . qualified accountant . professional accountant .
|produces / generates / prepares|
|thinks in terms of
map of accounting and auditing,
an electronic thesaurus of accounting and auditing terms comprising a hierarchy of concepts and their associations AND an index of accounting and auditing internet resources and training materials built on the thesaurus
This page was first published in
April 2002; last updated in June 2015.