Jobs in Finance Sector


Each organization irrespective of the size, keep track of a record of accounts. Therefore, there arises lot of vacancies in the financial sector. The minimum qualification required to get an accounting job is to have a bachelor degree in Commerce. Some companies provide a separate section for financial operations. The different sections in this financial department have different nature of work. Along with required qualification, apt skills and computer proficiency is also required to obtain a challenging job in the financial sector. Knowledge in Tally software is also desirable to find a skillful job in the related area.

Higher qualifications such as Master’s degree in accounting subjects enable the aspirant to obtain hi profiled jobs in this sector. Along with educational qualifications, better analyzing skills as well as communication skills are also required to establish oneself as a professional in the accounting job market.

  • Finance Sector Jobs
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable Manager
  • Actuarial Consultant
  • Asset Disposal Manager
  • Book Keeper
  • Budget Analyst
  • Cashier
  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Confidential Payroll Administrator
  • Corporate Loan Accounts Officer
  • Corporate Loan Collection Officer
  • Economist
  • Estate Planning Director
  • Finance Director
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial Advisor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Assistant
  • Financial Associate
  • Financial Controller
  • Financial Planner
  • Financial Planning
  • Internal Auditor
  • Investment Operations Manager
  • Lead Financial Investigator
  • Loss Control Director
  • Money Market Analyst
  • Money Market Manager
  • Mortgage Accounts Manager
  • Mortgage Accounts Officer
  • Mortgage Broker Specialist
  • Mutual Fund Broker
  • Refunds Manager
  • Risk Management Director
  • Securities Analyst
  • Staff Accountant
  • Stock Broker
  • Tax Specialist/Manager
  • Treasury Analyst
  • Treasury Professional
  • VP – Corporate Budget
  • VP – Corporate Loan Accounts
  • VP-Internal Audit
  • VP-Securities and Investment Management
  • VP-Venture Capital Management

Pay scale of Finance Sector Jobs

As a fresher, an accountant can’t expect much high salary package. During this period of time, salary package may range from Rs. 6,000 to Rs.15, 000. Accounting professionals are offered with higher salary packages with experience and expertise in the related area. The salary offered also depends upon the designation and management who runs the organization. Aspirants can find better job openings both in India as well as abroad. Various multi national companies are hiring accounting professionals from reputed B-school for filling up vacant positions in the finance department. An MBA graduate with specialization in finance can expect a salary package that ranges between Rs. 10,000-30,000 per month. As they gain experience, they can expect up to Rs. 2 lakhs depending on performance. Aspirants can expect better income in the role of financial experts, financial planners, financial advisor etc. Anyway, finance sector can offer a bright career path to aspirants.

Pros about Finance Sector Jobs

Skilled professionals can find a lot of job opportunities in the financial sector. However, they have to be aware about the changes happening in the financial sector in the country. Experience in accounting helps the aspirant to become much better versed with financial services. A commerce graduate can find job opportunities in both the public and private sector. It is possible for the candidate to select the area of preference in the finance sector. After acquiring sufficient experience in this field, an accountant can start up their own accounting or auditing firm or can enter into independent jobs such as Certified Public Accountants

Cons about Finance Sector Jobs

Accounting professionals are offered with less remuneration when compared with those working in banking sectors. More over they have to work under stress at the end of financial year or month. Overtime work is another weak point in this job. Anyway, every job has its own disadvantages, but the success of an individual depends on his ability to overcome all these hurdles.



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