Provide oversight, guidance, and strategic direction for TXCPA’s efforts to develop and engage a diverse student population and grow the interest in engagement of pursuing a career in accounting.
Work with Texas high schools to create an awareness of accounting among pre-college students.
Establish a relationship with accredited universities and colleges in Texas to include programs and presentations with the goal of attracting students to the accounting profession.
Work with and support student finance and accounting organizations, such as Beta Alpha Psi, to promote accounting to these students as they prepare to enter the workforce.
Support the development of resources for student and candidate members.
Work directly with the Membership, Marketing and Communications Department on messaging and campaigns to promote careers in accounting.
Coordinate TXCPA student and educator outreach activities with the local chapters and encourage collaboration focused on the student population and developing the pipeline.
Serve as staff liaison to the student engagement and scholarship committees.
Leverage the resources of TXCPA staff to support the initiatives of the program.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communication, business or related field
Strong presentation and communication skills
Previous experience working with educators or students.
Experience with the CPA profession or a similar licensed profession.
About Texas Society of CPAs (TXCPA)
The Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA) is the largest, most influential association of accounting and finance professionals in Texas, dedicated to supporting one another, and promoting and protecting the value of the CPA designation.
Since 1915, our members have counted on TXCPA for a wide array of professional resources and to stay up-to-date on critical professional issues. We advance the accounting profession in Texas from influencing policy and regulation, to shaping the perception of CPAs across the state.
We protect the ethics, integrity and high standards of our profession. We provide resources, education and professional development to maintain excellence in our work. We defend and promote the value of CPAs.
We are a powerful business network across the state. In cities big and small we form a local community of supportive friends and colleagues. And at colleges and universities we are a beacon for the profession.
Our members are highly trained strategic advisors, civic leaders and respected in their communities. They represent the best of our field, and we represent them as the elite business professionals they are.