Are you good with numbers? Perhaps you just enjoy working with numbers and financial information? Have you thought of a career in Finance? What type of career might one have in Finance working remotely, you might ask? Let’s examine a few possibilities;
- Day Trader
- Financial Writer
- Independent Financial Planner
- Financial Analyst
- Financial Coordinator
- Financial Controller
Those are just a few of the titles you may find when searching for Finance careers. Most business we conduct nowadays, especially organization’s that operate globally, are online making it easier to take work home or work from home completely.
What do Finance professionals do?
“Finance is the application of economic principles to the world’s financial markets. The investment advisor counsels individuals with money on the best investments. The corporate financial officer helps companies find the funding necessary to advance their initiatives. Finally, the investment banker brings together individuals with money and companies looking for funding.” GTU.
What training is necessary to pursue a career in Finance?
According to Study, Finance professionals on average odtain Bachelor or Master degrees ensure career advancement opportunities. There does not seem to be a requirement of a degree at the entry level, but those jobs will not pay as much as if one held a degree in the field. Projected Growth: from 2014-2024 is said to be 30 percent.
What do Finance Professionals earn?
The median salary for the industry in 2015, was $89,160. The highest salaries recorded were of workers with Bachelor or Master degrees in the field.
efinancialcareers –A job board with open Accounting/Finance jobs. Search is Worldwide.
Aerotek –A job board with Finance jobs.
Indeed –A job board with openings in Finance.
CareerJet –A job board with Finance job openings.
Working Nomads –A job board with open Finance jobs.
Guardian Life –Seeking Finance Representatives.
Ameriprise –Seeking Financial Advisors.
Higher Ed Jobs –A job board with open Finance jobs.
ConsumerTrack –Has an opening for Senior Personal Finance Reporter. Minimum 3-5 years of journalism experience in the financial vertical (samples required). Previous work history at a financial web portal, news website or other major online media outlet or blog.
Strong grasp of financial and economic concepts like deposit accounts, interest rates, mortgages, credit and debt. Requires social following of at least 5k or better!
HotJar –Has an Opening for Finance Coordinator. Professional experience in financial management, analyst and/or bookkeeping role.
Must be able to demonstrate prior experience building and maintaining financial reports. Experience building and maintain financial forecasting models. Fluent in English with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be customer centric. This role will support both external customers and internal stakeholders. Though this is a remote position, the organization only seeks applicants from the timezones between UTC-2 and UTC+4.
HEI –Opening for Director of Finance. This is a remote position. Be willing to travel regularly for extended periods of time, and often on short notice.
*Be based anywhere in the US, so long as there is convenient access to an airport.
*Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience, preferably in a leadership role.
*Have no record of disciplinary action in their employee file from the last 12 months. * B.S. in Accounting or Hotel Management
* 3+ years experience in Hotel or Hospitality related Finance and Accounting.
* Analytical approach to problems, regard for detail and accuracy
* Assertive personality, professional demeanor
* Command of the English language both written and verbal. Scottsdale, AZ.
Appian –Has an opening for a Financial Practice Leader. • Minimum of 5 years of direct experience in a significant role at a national or regional retail or commercial bank or an asset management company. Should have a complete understanding of the major business drivers in financial services and “hands on” experience driving new solutions in an area directly impacted by regulatory changes or significant process inefficiencies
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Computer Science or a related field is required. Master’s Degree is preferred
• Additional experience as a strategy or operations consultant into banks or asset management companies is strongly preferred
• Experience in software is helpful, but not required