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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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Prestigious media buying & planning company in Manhattan seeking to hire an Accounting Manager to assist the Assistant Controller in managing the accounting process. Compensation to $80k. Job responsibilities Oversee the day to day activity of the General Ledger team, including two direct reports (A Senior and Staff Accountant). Ensure that monthly reporting deadlines are adhered to in accordance...
SUMMARY Our client is a 60+ year boutique, multi-generational accounting practice with a focus in accounting, audit, and tax services. With an established and growing base of clients new work has created the need for additional talent. The work environment and culture can be described as professional, service-oriented, transparent, fair, forward-thinking, community and socially aware, and family-f...
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STABLE AND GROWING ORGANIZATION IN SEARCH OF AN EXPERIENCED ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE PROFESSIONAL FOR A FAST PACED ROLE IN CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS. ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Apply payments to customer accounts. 2. Process refunds and invoice orders. 3. Manage customer accounts with negative and outstanding balances. 4. Assist with all financing issues, charges, and setup. 5. Schedule and...
This position will be relocating to our new Headquarters in North Dallas (Plano), Texas sometime between 2017 and 2018. Please visit for more details. Toyota Financial Services Our people are the driving force behind our success and we're moving forward! Join a dynamic company known for rapid growth and solid success. To make your mark as Capital Markets and Treasury...
Frontline Source Group - temporary staffing and direct hire firm – is looking for an Accounts Receivable Clerk for our Dallas, TX client on a contract to possible hire basis. Responsibilities: Accurately enters assigned well tickets in a timely manner Maintains data entry requirements by following data program techniques and procedures Verifies entered data by reviewing, correcting, deleting, or r...
Title: Reconciliations Clerk Duration: Contract through Dec. of 2014 but could go longer! Pay rate: Negotiable The Reconciliations Clerk will spend their time split between performing account reconciliations on small group accounts or bills received and 10 key data entry. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE RECONCILIATION EXPERIENCE!!! Minimum Qualifications: Two plus (2+) years’ experience in AP, AR and/or Book...
Focused on people, not just our bottom line. Here, you'll be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions. You'll work with other talented people who share your passion for doing great work that's in the best interest of our clients. And you'll have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office - and a difference in your community. So if you're tale...
Large Consumer Products company seek enthusiastic Credit Manager to share in their commitment to their customers. Competitive salary, bonus and benefits package offered, including medical, dental and vision, 401k, generous paid time off - vacation, sick time and holidays, discounts and on-site gym. Accounts Receivable Manager Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Assistant Controller, this ind...
Looking for an accountant with experience in accounting for and analyzing Accounts Receivable and Bad Debts, Cash, general ledger experience with Great Plains and SAP preferred, strong organizational skills to manage research items, and ability to perform financial analysis....
This is a position that will be a lead role responsible for accounting, financial analysis, and earned value management duties on a 10 year $1B+ contract for Global Fighter Programs. Specifically this person will be responsible for: • Managing the transition of the contract which includes all activities around setting up the program (project set-up, creating a WBS, managing investment accounts, an...
Gap International is a global management consulting firm. The company’s purpose - Transforming Organizations Transforming the World - guides all of our work. For more than 30 years, we have built an exceptional track record transforming executive and organizational performance from the expected to the extraordinary. This is our expertise. We work with CEOs and senior leaders in the Global 500 who...
Experience assisting teams in automating business processes in a detailed and hand's on role a plus. Looking for a financial background in energy or banking (fixed income or insurance models). Needs to understand financial solutions and have a working understanding of the stock market, futures, options, etc. 2-3 years’ experience. Technical Capabilities required for the role include MS Excel Inter...
Senior Financial Analyst job located in Murray Hill, NJ An expanding multi-national pharmaceutical company has an opening for a Senior Financial Analyst job to work closely with Divisional Controller. This position offers you an exciting work environment, tremendous learning and growth potential! To qualify you must have a strong background with accounting and financial analysis with 4-8 years of...
Our client is a large healthcare provider, and they are seeking an Accounting Clerk to work on a temporary project. This individual will be responsible for the ongoing, timely, and accurate preparation of account reconciliations. They will prepare all journal entries necessary to maintain an effective general ledger and subsidiary systems. They will assist the Director and Team Lead in the prepara...
Small multi-national manufacturing/service company is looking for a *hands-on* Financial Analyst teaming with the company's top management. This position offers you job stability, benefits and quality of life. Responsibilities will include diversified accounting, financial analysis and reporting Responsible for the preparation of financial statements according to GAAP, month-end, quarter-end and y...
First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) is a leading provider of title insurance and settlement services to the real estate and mortgage industries, that traces its heritage back to 1889. First American and its affiliated companies also provide title plant management services; title and other real property records and images; valuation products and services; home warranty products; proper...
Frontline Source Group - temporary staffing and direct hire firm – is looking for a Staff Accountant for our Southlake, TX client on a Direct Hire basis. Key Responsibilities: Prepare monthly journal entries for multiple entities Reconciling and balancing general ledger accounts Performing account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and intercompany general ledger accounts Respo...
We are currently looking to fill a Project Accountant job opportunity for an exciting East Bay company located in the Richmond area. Candidates should have two or more years of experience with full cycle AR and project accounting. The Project Accountant will be responsible for cost reporting for multiple projects and coordinating daily with project management, contractors and clients. The salary f...
Consumer Directed Service, Inc., and affiliate of Disability Services of the Southwest, is seeking a full time Reimbursement Specialist/Biller to coordinate collections for their assigned office. Preferred candidates will have at least two-four years' experience in Accounts Receivable (A/R) and billing. This position does not include direct client contact of individual payments. Experience in clai...
This position is a member of the Customer Care Finance team and manages the consolidation of Customer Care financials, rolling estimate, business plan and productivity initiative tracking, including providing management reporting and analysis of the consolidated numbers. In addition, this role handles other key consolidation responsibilities for the Customer Care organization, including ensuring c...
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