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 CPAs (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. Founded in 1915, the Society advances the accounting profession in Texas from influencing policy and regulation, to shaping the perception of CPAs across the state. TXCPA promotes diversity in the workplace, in membership and in the accounting profession, and values the diverse contributions and talents of all its members and staff.