The Responsibilities of the Management Accountants ABSTRACT There are three different areas that the author pays attention to with regard to the topic and they are the responsibilities of the management accountant pertaining to the security and the integrity of the company, the differences between the management accountant and the financial accountant and why both are necessary, yet why management accountants are more critical to the organization and lastly the expanding role of the management accountant in today’s corporate world. Introduction In this document the author critically analyses the role of the management accountant by referring to different textbooks on the subject of management accounting. The author addresses three...The end:
.....y of the management accountants today to give transparency to the IT costs that are often being incurred by the company. Based on the previous information, it can be safely to conclude that the role of the management accountant is very different today from what it was a mere forty or fifty years ago. As a result, the role of the management accountant continues to expand and diversify as the corporate world evolves from one year to the next. References Bhimani , A. (Ed.). (2003). Management Accounting in the Digital Economy. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Riahi-Belkaoui , A. (1992). The New Foundations of Management Accounting. New York: Quorum Books. Riahi-Belkaoui , A. (2002). Behavioral Management Accounting. Westport, CT: Quorum Books.