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Types of Financial Careers

Accountant
Specific job duties vary widely among the four major fields of accounting: public, management, and government accounting and internal auditing. Accountants and auditors are increasing the services they offer to include budget analysis, financial and investment planning, information technology consulting, and limited legal services.
Fundraising Manager
Charity fundraising managers are responsible for raising money for their charity in various ways. They create fundraising goals and solicit funds to meet the goals by establishing communications with present contributors and identifying new donors and sponsors.
Loan Manager
Loan managers negotiate with banking lenders on obtaining the best possible loan program for potential homeowners. They analyze financial statistics such as income, job history, debt ratios, credit and compare this information to loan requirements for the most favorable loan program.
Bookkeeper
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks calculate and record fiscal accounts and reports to ensure that a company can refer back to the records as needed. They perform any combination of routine calculating.
Financial Loan Manager
Loan managers negotiate with banking lenders on obtaining the best possible loan program for potential homeowners. They analyze financial statistics such as income, job history, debt ratios, credit and compare this information to loan requirements for the most favorable loan program.
Purchasing Agent
Purchasing Agents often help develop purchasing policies. They set delivery schedules, track progress and contact clients and suppliers. Depending on the industry purchasing agents may specialize in purchasing particular materials or business services.
Social Financier
Companies today are reaching out to the lower economic consumers. There are leaders in companies that use their products and services as a way to help elimination poverty.