OREANDA-NEWS. Tele2, an alternative mobile operator, has become an ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Approved Employer. This status recognizes employers’ high standards of employee training in finance and accounting. The Approved Employer status and membership in the association allow Tele2 employees to take part in ACCA programme based on the world’s best world practices.

The gained status proves that Tele2 is committed to providing learning and development opportunities to its finance staff. The ACCA approval proves efficiency of the company’s investment in human capital and defines the company as a responsible employer with a strong HR brand. Tele2 employees may now receive and confirm their membership in organization under a simplified procedure.

The association’s members may share experience with other professionals, take part in ACCA events and webinars. The educational programme gives them access to the world’s best practices in finance, accounting and audit. ACCA members may undergo training and improve their skills.

The organization counts over 7100 Approved Employers worldwide, more than 100 of companies based in Russia. ACCA programmes have been recognized by the United Nations as consistent international standards of financing and accounting profession. The ACCA certificate is considered as one of the most prestigious in professional community.

Lyudmila Smirnova,Chief Financial and Administrative Director at Tele2:

“ACCA is actively cooperating with centres, companies and universities, which means that its educational programme has been developed with consideration of most advanced knowledge about accountancy. In order to achieve set tasks, Tele2 has to rely on a highly professional team so it is vital to improve our employees’ skills. The ACCA Approved Employer status is not only a recognition of the company’s compliance with the highest standards of employee learning and development. This is an opportunity to use ACCA experience for revealing our employees potential and providing training in accordance with international benchmark.”

Vera Starodubtseva, Head of ACCA Russia:

“АССА is making its best to create most favorable conditions for companies and employees to improve their skills. We are sure that cooperation with ACCA will give Tele2 new opportunities for finance staff training and development.”