A Company Accountant accurately assesses the cash flow, assets and liabilities of a company for bosses and investors. Specialty accounting titles include Forensic Accountant, Project Accountant and Investment Accountant. Successful career development in accountancy depends heavily on education as well as experience. An associate’s, bachelor’s or master’s degree will be required. Becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), should be regarded as a fundamental asset in your education and qualifications for a career in accounting.