A Day in the Life: Accountant with Mitchell Wiggins & Co.

Career Administrator

So, you've enrolled in the necessary coursework, declared your Accounting major, and snagged that summer internship. Now what? Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of an Accountant is like?

  • How do CPAs impact the success of clients?
  • What are the auditing and tax processes like?
  • What kind of coffee do Accountants drink (or, do they even drink coffee)?

Well, lucky for you, Mitchell Wiggins & Company's Engage Leadership Program will answer these questions and more!

WHO ARE THEY?

Mitchell Wiggins & Company has been personally committed to the success of their clients for over 70 years. They specialize in the areas of taxation and accounting from their two offices in Richmond and the Tri-Cities. Their experienced staff is excited to meet YOU and hope to share their passion for public accounting with you. 

WHAT'S THE PROGRAM?

The Engage leadership program provides students with hands on experiences in public accounting. Students participate in a variety of activities and sessions that include:

  • Site visits to a clients facility (transportation provided)
  • Your first year in Auditing 
  • Your first year in Tax 
  • Discussion panels
  • Networking with employees 

WHAT DO THE STUDENTS THINK?

"The employees were amazing to speak with. Overall, the best way to spend my day..."

- Engage 2016 Participant

"I think MWC has got the best event for students to actually engage with employees and clients"

- Engage 2016 Participant 

APPLY! APPLY! APPLY!

To apply, fill out the application form and email both your application and a brief resume to Andrea Casey at acasey@mwcpa.com by April 17, 2017. You will be notified on the status of your application by May 1, 2017. Now go forth and prosper!!