accountant noun

ADJ. certified, chartered | professional, qualified | trainee | retired | independent, self-employed | company | chief We talked to the company's chief accountant. | management | investigating, reporting the investigating accountant's report

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be, practise as ~ to practise as a consulting engineer

act as ~ She is acting as architect on this project.

have ~ The group does not have an internal auditor.

need ~ We need an engineer to design us something better.

find ~ It pays to find a good accountant.

appoint, appoint sb (as), engage, get, instruct ~ Appoint a solictor to act on your behalf.

consult (with), get/take advice from, go to, see, speak to, talk to ~ I demand to speak to my lawyer!

an advocate, barrister, lawyer, solicitor acts for/defends/represents sb an in-house lawyer acting for a major company

advise sb/sth ~ His accountant has advised him to close down his business.