Finance Department {College of Business}

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Finance Deparment : Resources : 7 Career Paths in Finance

Industry Job titles
Commercial
Banks
(CB)

provide banking services to individuals, small businesses and large
organizations.

Credit
Analyst, Loan Officer, Branch Manager, Trust Officer, Mortgage Banker
Corporate
Finance
(CF)
professionals work for a company to help it find money to run the
business, grow the business, make acquisitions, plan for it's financial
future and manage cash on hand.
Treasurer,
Financial Analyst, Credit Manager, Cash Manager, Benefits Officer,
Controller, Investor Relations Officer
Financial
Planners
(FP)
help individuals plan their financial futures. How are you going to
cover your retirement needs? What do you have to do today to put your
children through college? Most planners go solo or work within smaller
practices.
 
Insurance (IN)
help individuals and businesess manage risk to protect themselves
from catastrophic losses and to anticipate potential risk problems.
Actuary, Agent
Broker, Claims
Adjuster, Service Representatives, Loss Control Specialist, Underwriter,
Risk Manager
Investment
Banks
(IB)
help companies
and governments issue securities, help investors purchase securities,
manage financial assets, trade securities and provide financial advice.
Corporate Finance,
Project Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Structured Finance Trading
Derivatives Advisory, Equity and Fixed Income Research International
Sales/Emerging Markets,

Public Finance Retail Brokerage Institutional Sales Ratings Analyst

Money
Managers
(MM) 
hold stocks and bonds for institutional clients and are on the buy
side of Wall Street.
Portfolio Manager,
Investment Advisory, Portfolio Marketing--Mutual Fund Analyst, Hedge
Fund Trader
Real
Estate
(RE)
includes title insurance, construction, mortgage banking, property
management, appraisals, brokerage and leasing, real estate development.
Residential
Agent/Broker, Commercial Sales Appraisal, Property Management, Development
& Construction Entrepreneur
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