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Finance Industry Overview

Jobs in finance follow the money. Finance employees track how organizations spend money, determine when to borrow money and negotiate financial contracts. Finance workers are involved in many different levels of most organizations.

Entry-level financial clerks maintain the company’s financial records, bill customers, pay the organization’s bills, and collect and record payments from clients.

In middle management, finance jobs most commonly involve analyzing data and finding ways to maximize profits. Financial managers’ work includes setting budgets, preparing financial reports, deciding where to invest corporate funds, and creating and executing the company’s financial strategies.

Sitting atop the finance career ladder, chief financial officers (CFOs) and controllers direct accounting, audit and budget employees and handle high-level negotiations with regulators, customers and employees.

Finance Job Market

The outlook for finance employment is good, especially if you have a master’s degree or industry certification. Between 2010 and 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says:

  • Jobs for financial managers will grow 9 percent.
  • Jobs for self-employed financial managers will grow 20 percent.
  • Jobs for financial analysts will grow 23 percent.
  • Jobs for financial clerks will grow 11 percent.
  • Jobs for loan interviewers and clerks will drop 3 percent.

Finance Salaries

The median financial clerk salary was $33,710 in 2010, the BLS says. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $22,920, while the top 10 percent earned more than $49,500.

The median financial manager salary was $107,160 in 2011, according to the BLS. The lowest-paid 10 percent made less than $58,120 while the best-paid 10 percent took in more than $187,000.

In 2012, controller salaries are expected to range from a low of $69,000 at the smallest firms to $183,250 for controllers working at firms with $500 million or more in annual sales, according to staffing firm Robert Half International (RHI).

CFO careers can lead to enormous paychecks. CFO salaries top out at $411,000 at the largest firms and drop only to $96,750 at firms with $50 million or less in annual sales, RHI estimates.

RHI’s CFO and controller salary figures do not include bonuses and perks, which can add substantially to pay in finance work.

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Company Confidential San Antonio, TX, 78201
Financial and Business Controller A growing company in Texas (USA) in the Consumer Products industry is currently looking for a "Business Controller-minded" individual to lead the finance and accounting department. This is a hands-on position that will require energy and detailed work. Candidate must have priority setting capabilities, be a self-starter with the ability to solve problems and be pr...
About the Company: With a name for being different and a message for always being at the highest level of competitors within the chemicals industries such as: custom blending and acid dilution. This client only looks for the highest rated individuals on the market to join their aggressive expansion currently going on throughout the company. This client is also looking for individuals with strong c...
About the Company: This client is a Fortune 500 oil and gas company with current operations expanding in the polymers division. Being heavily located in the Texas area they are looking for someone to head their accounting department at a specific site location just outside the greater Houston area. With only accepting the best candidates they are looking for someone with management and a strong ac...
Company: Yoh Accountant needed for a contract to hire opportunity with Yoh's client located in Alpharetta, GA. Top Skills You Should Possess: - MS Excel experience. What You'll Be Doing: - Prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports. - Responsibilities also include analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict fut...
Company: Yoh Credit Representative needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in Fort Mill, South Carolina. The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: - Collection calls - Claims resolution - SAP experience What You'll Be Doing: - Initiate collection calls - Perform account maintenance - Obtain payment details as needed - Resolve claims and deductions - Handle inbound calls...
Job Description: Bookkeeper with Administrative background and experience in Quickbooks! Experienced Bookkeeper needed in the Sanford area!!! Smaller company is looking for an experienced Bookkeeper with Administrative and Customer Service background. Candidate must have extensive experience in Quickbooks! This position will include light Administrative and Customer Service tasks, and a lot of Boo...
Job Description: Immediate need for an experienced and high level Controller with Property Management experience!! Must have at least 5 years of experience as a Controller! Responsibilities will include: designing and enforcing finance department procedures and internal controls, monthly closing process of 50+ Entities, monthly Review of financial statements produced by staff accountants, and othe...
Job Description: Are you an experienced closer looking for a full time job in the Orlando area? Do you have 5+ years of closing experience - from start to finish? Do you have an understanding of title commitments and policies? This could be an awesome opportunity for you!! Please apply today with your most updated resume! We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualif...
Job Description: Currently seeking experienced Accounting Clerks! This is an amazing opportunity for the right fit. Our client is growing and needs to ad to their accounting staff. Ideal candidates will have at least 4 years doing A/P or A/R. Qualified candidates will have experience Processing Invoices, handle Cash applications and billings, and preferable hands on payroll experience. Someone who...
This is an excellent opportunity for a bright talented candidate. Our client is looking for a Junior Analyst with a solid education and very strong Excel skills. You must be able to work with Pivot Tables and V-Lookups, and some exposure to Macros. If you are interested in hearing more, please email Darin at *****. Job Requirements: Responsibilities include: • Create Ad-hoc reports usi...
Company Profile: Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The Compa...
Sensory branding agency in Scottsdale, Arizona, with an impressive Fortune 500 client list, is looking to hire an experienced Accountant. The company works across many sectors, but specializes in the pharmaceutical, healthcare and hospitality industries. Applicants must have strong analytical skills and the ability to work well with many departments within the company. Responsibilities include: En...
Regional Supervision Analyst Our candidate will be responsible for the review of email and written correspondence to ensure compliance with stated firm policies, which includes but is not limited to: incoming and outgoing emails, client letters, statements, client reports, etc. This position will have a specific regional territory where our candidate will develop and maintain relationships with th...
Need to have resources to prepare requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations: o To perform business analysis including workflow analysis, business information requirements and models. o To help define scope and objectives. o To break down high-level business and user requirements into functional requirements and quality, specified in an appropriate level of detail suitabl...
Bloomington - 1550 American Boulevard E, Bloomington, MN 55425 8am - 5pm, etc. with approved overtime available The pay should be $14 - $15/hr Government Document Review for Mortgage Bond Loan Program. Reviews and purchases funded loan files; prepare deficiency notices; obtains any missing documentation needed to complete a loan file; calculate, input, review and approve wire information into comp...
3 Mellon Ctr Pgh PA, Floor 05 Qualified candidate will be responsible for the timely and accurate settlement of domestic and international trade processed on behalf of trust clients. Additional responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: communicating with several external parties such as lending agents and brokers, resolving discrepancies between the depository and/or fund company and i...
Overland Park - 12800 Foster Street, Overland Park, KS 66213 Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Pay $14.00/hr This is an entry level position responsible for researching and performing a reasonable investigation on customer accounts related to billing errors or fraud claims. Primary responsibilities include managing dispute/fraud caseload by researching, investigating, documenting, and resol...
Boston - One Federal Street, Boston, MA 02110 9AM/5PM Position Summary: Primary responsibility for this role is to ensure all loan notices are received and processed into CDO. Position is responsible for delivering exemplary customer service to internal and external customers. Responsible for performing routine daily administration of reviewing and processing loan notices received from Agent Banks...
8-5 Orders appraisals through the system and processes verifications of employment. Sorts and files correspondence, loan documents and other records in alphabetic or numerical order or according to a specific loan. Processes paperwork by verifying data and transferring into a standard format. Posts to and extracts data from records and files. May input data of new or existing loan information and...
Our client a local long established CPA firm is looking for a generalist to be part of their team. Their clients are small to medium sized private firms needing write-up, financial advice and tax preparation. They are looking for someone motivated and a self starter. This is a long term career opportunity in a firm with great upside and great benefits....
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