Jobs in Finance<br />By <br />Diva Jackson<br />
What types of jobs are there in finance?<br />Bank teller<br />Account manager<br />Tax preparer<br />Auditor<br />Loan of...
What does a person in finance deal with?<br />Mostly money<br />Government<br />Personal Finance<br />Corporate Finance <b...
Income and labor market<br />$40,000 - $ 150,000 a year<br />Income varies based on education.<br />Jobs in this market ar...
Where do these people work?<br />Offices<br />In the field<br />		Places that aren’t their office<br />
Career examples<br />Actuary<br />Economist<br />
What does an actuary do?<br />Analyze data<br />Prepare prices for insurance companies<br />Help companies form pension pl...
What types of things do they use?<br />Computers<br />Graphs<br />Calculators<br />Charts<br />
Income and Education<br />$45,000 - $150,000 a year<br />Minimum education requirements:<br />Bachelor’s degree with diffe...
What people have to say<br />“As an actuary, I like being intellectually challenged on a daily basis.” –Charity<br />“I di...
What does an economist do?<br />Analyze data<br />Track and predict changes in the economy<br />Provide advice on economic...
What do they use?<br />Much of the same things as an actuary.<br />Computers<br />Graphs<br />Charts<br />
Income and Education	<br />$44,000 - $150,000 a year<br />Minimum education requirements:<br />BA Economics<br />Master’s ...
What people have to say<br />“What I like about being an economist is that there is no better way to understand the world....
Resources<br />Career Cruising,Actuaryhttp://www.careercruising.com/Careers/JobDetails.aspx?LoginID=482ddccc-78c1-45fd-8f3...
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  1. 1. Jobs in Finance<br />By <br />Diva Jackson<br />
  2. 2. What types of jobs are there in finance?<br />Bank teller<br />Account manager<br />Tax preparer<br />Auditor<br />Loan officer<br />
  3. 3. What does a person in finance deal with?<br />Mostly money<br />Government<br />Personal Finance<br />Corporate Finance <br />
  4. 4. Income and labor market<br />$40,000 - $ 150,000 a year<br />Income varies based on education.<br />Jobs in this market are very secure. <br />
  5. 5. Where do these people work?<br />Offices<br />In the field<br /> Places that aren’t their office<br />
  6. 6. Career examples<br />Actuary<br />Economist<br />
  7. 7. What does an actuary do?<br />Analyze data<br />Prepare prices for insurance companies<br />Help companies form pension plans<br />
  8. 8. What types of things do they use?<br />Computers<br />Graphs<br />Calculators<br />Charts<br />
  9. 9. Income and Education<br />$45,000 - $150,000 a year<br />Minimum education requirements:<br />Bachelor’s degree with different concentrations<br />Passing the Casualty Actuarial Society exams<br />Other qualities<br />Good understanding of math<br />Computer skills<br />Some training in liberal arts<br />
  10. 10. What people have to say<br />“As an actuary, I like being intellectually challenged on a daily basis.” –Charity<br />“I dislike having to take writing exams for 3 years after college to become a fully qualified actuary.” -Amresh<br />
  11. 11. What does an economist do?<br />Analyze data<br />Track and predict changes in the economy<br />Provide advice on economic issues <br />
  12. 12. What do they use?<br />Much of the same things as an actuary.<br />Computers<br />Graphs<br />Charts<br />
  13. 13. Income and Education <br />$44,000 - $150,000 a year<br />Minimum education requirements:<br />BA Economics<br />Master’s in economics<br />Other qualifications:<br />Analytical and creative thinker<br />Good with numbers<br />
  14. 14. What people have to say<br />“What I like about being an economist is that there is no better way to understand the world.” –Robert<br />“I dislike not doing longer term work because of the everyday things I have to do.” –Kelly<br />
  15. 15. Resources<br />Career Cruising,Actuaryhttp://www.careercruising.com/Careers/JobDetails.aspx?LoginID=482ddccc-78c1-45fd-8f3b-c4474f879785-0&OccNumber=4 (and sub items) 2-2-11<br />Career Cruising,Finance Clusterhttp://www.careercruising.com/Careers/ClusterProfile.aspx?LoginID=482ddccc-78c1-45fd-8f3b-c4474f879785-0&Type=USNational&Cluster=FI2-2-11<br />Career Cruising,Economisthttp://www.careercruising.com/Careers/JobDetails.aspx?LoginID=dcdb71ed-68fa-43c4-b092-d8000dc53624-0&OccNumber=153&field=AtaGlance (and sub items) 2-2-11<br />

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