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Become a Finance Manager

  • Best jobs in the UK#2
  • Median base salary£60,000

Get to grips with finance and accounting

Whether you work in government, education or run your own company, well-managed finances and accounts are key for the success of any organisation. Whatever your role, knowing the basics of finance and accounting is vital.

Working in finance offers a wide variety of career opportunities, including bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing, as well as financial trading and fund management. As financial technologies advance, finance professionals will require a more in-depth understanding of tech innovations like AI investing and payment technology trends.

Get an introduction to finance or develop your professional finance skills further with flexible online finance and accounting courses on FutureLearn.

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