FINANCIAL CAREER OPTIONS Student’s name Professor’s name Course title Date Financial advisor Financial advisors are also known as financial planners whose main job is to give advises to their clients on how they should invest. There are different types of clients with different preferences of investments depending on their financial statuses and their interests. Therefore it is very important to have experts who can direct these clients on how to invest so that they can make as much profits as possible. This clearly shows that financial advisors are very crucial in any organization to give direction to the clients or customers who are willing to invest in the organization or business or even partnering. They also develop strategies which can be used to monitor investment risks and tax implications. This will not only ensure that clients make the right decisions have high interpretation skills and critical thinking. Once the economist is done with the analysis he or she should be able to communicate the results in the simplest way to those who need to address the outcome of the results and therefore good communication skills are of essence. Even though the academic background for one to qualify to be an economist are high the compensation is worthwhile since according to the BLS the median annual pay in the year 2012 was $91860. References Bales K. (2014). Economists and Mostly Good Financial Engineering. Trillion Dollar Economists 155-175. doi:10.1002/9781118781814.ch8 Cruciani C. (2017). Behavioural Financial Advisory Practice. Investor Decision-Making and the Role of the Financial Advisor 129-158. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-68234-1_5 Financial sustainability entrepreneurial thinking top Nonprofit Donor Checklist. (2015). Nonprofit Business Advisor 2015(314) 1-3. doi:10.1002/nba.30123 More sophisticated donors seeking more financial data. (2017). Nonprofit Business Advisor 2017(335) 5-5. doi:10.1002/nba.30345 [...]
Finance is an exciting field in need of intelligent, skilled people. The job opportunities range from corporate finance; financial planning; investment banking; insurance; and real estate from individuals, institutions, government, and businesses. Finance managers acquire, spend, and manage money and other financial assets. Use the Internet and / or Strayer Resource Center to research career options within the field of finance. Consider the Bureau of Labor Statistics Website, and the Websites of finance professional associations such as the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP), Society of Financial Service Professionals (SFSP), The National Association for Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), and Financial Management Association International (FMA). Write a two to three (2-3) page paper in which you: Describe two (2) financial career options that an individual with a finance education might pursue and explain the value that such a position adds to a company. Explain the essential skills that would make a person successful in each of the described positions. Recommend one (1) of the career options. Identify the most attractive features of the position. Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements: Typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length. The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: Describe the forms of business organizations and the role of financial managers within an organization. Use technology and information resources to research issues in finance. Write clearly and concisely about finance using proper writing mechanics. Grading for this assignment will be based on answer quality, logic / organization of the paper, and language and writing skills. Click here to view the grading rubric.