BUS3004 Proposal Page 5Functional area Plan: Accounting and Finance By
Accounting and Finance Manager Composition Just like anyone in the medical or law profession, accountants have to adhere to a code of ethics. They are responsible for tracking all financial gains and losses for a company. If there is hint of dishonesty it will result in loss of jobs and even persecution. Not only do accountants follow their own professional code of ethics, they also adhere to their business’ code of ethics. This also holds true for any employee in the Accounting and Finance Department of Zilack Corporation. As we look to expand the company, it is important that the Accounting Department understands the high standards at which they are kept. Failure to adhere to the code of both accountants and Zilack Corporation will result in legal action and/or termination. The employees are required to act in the highest ethical manor. Zilack employees are expected to be honest and forthright in dealings with managers, subordinates and with one another as well as with clients, suppliers, business partners and the general public.(SRA International, Inc. (2010). Zilack employees are not to behave in any way that will disgrace themselves or this company. The new code of ethics will be communicated to each employee and there will be a short training meeting to answer any questions. Each old and new employee of the Accounting and Finance Department will be required to sign stating that they understand the new code of ethics. It will then be printed and put in view of all employees and customers. “We will use of the external media to communicate the content of the code to external stakeholders” (Defense Corporate Communication. (March 10, 2009).Enforcement of Code will be carried out and monitored by the head of the Accounting Department. Any proof of misconduct will result in legal action and or termination. Possible Issues for Accounting and Finance...