Finance is one of the 10 specializations at INSEEC.
It is a vast sector, in constant evolution, which allows you to work in any type of company.
Find the most frequently encountered jobs:
The credit analyst manages the financial situation of his clients to define the feasibility of their credit application.
What are the tasks of a credit analyst?
It is this person who will decide whether the client is able to take out a loan with his or her employer. If this is the case, he will then set the conditions of this loan, in agreement with the client. A discussion takes place between the two parties to establish the limits of the applicant and the guarantees required by the lender.
Once the file has been compiled, the credit analyst is the only one to decide whether or not to accept the loan agreement.
What are the skills of a credit analyst?
Autonomy is also essential for the credit analyst who works alone and makes decisions alone.
Writing skills are a plus, as are computer and English skills.
The company auditor controls the functioning of a company and provides solutions to increase its profits or improve its organization. Its mission is to help the company achieve its objectives by evaluating, through a systematic and methodical approach, its risk management and internal control processes, and its organization, and by making proposals to strengthen its effectiveness
What are the missions of a company auditor?
He then drafts his audit based on this analysis and proposes solutions and new procedures.
Finally, he supervises the implementation of his advice and the performance of audit assignments.
What are the skills of a corporate auditor?
The corporate auditor must have a keen sense of observation and discernment.
Mastery of audit techniques and company information systems
Mastery of project management techniques.
The external auditor analyses the financial strategies of a company from A to Z in order to determine the strong points and the points to be improved. The external auditor may also be in charge of control missions.
What are the missions of an external auditor?
He then reports back to his client and works with the business team to understand the weaknesses and propose a new strategy.
What are the skills of an external auditor?
Equipped with technical skills, the external auditor must also adapt to his clients. Finally, he or she must have management qualities.
The financing consultant manages the banking and financial situation of a client, his aim is to optimize his portfolio.
What are the missions of a financing consultant?
He manages a portfolio of assets, advises on financial investments and negotiates rates and transactions.
What are the skills of a financing consultant?
The management controller establishes a budget strategy for the company, provides solutions and controls expenses. He provides his management with the results of his economic and financial analyses, which are necessary for the operational and strategic management of the company or division to which he is attached. In doing so, he/she assists the operational manager in managing the business and making decisions.
What are the missions of a management controller?
He creates his dashboards and indicators and works to monitor the company’s results. His role consists of proposing solutions, anticipating cash flow discrepancies, and writing activity reports.
Improve business performance
What are the skills of a management controller?
Mastery of the use of information systems, a good accounting culture
ompetence in data analysis
He must also be methodical and agile with numbers, keeping a clear organization.
The credit manager ensures the security of the company’s sales and guarantees its good health and turnover.
What are the missions of a credit manager?
It monitors payment deadlines, organizes dunning operations, manages disputes and organizes legal collection in the event of unpaid bills.
What are the skills of a credit manager?
Bank Branch Manager
The bank branch manager manages his or her team, ensures good working conditions and the health of the company.
What are the tasks of a bank branch manager?
He defines the commercial operations and generally manages a portfolio of important clients.
He is in charge of supervising the activity of his team and managing risks, he must also keep up with the latest regulations.
What are the skills of a bank branch manager?
The portfolio manager manages funds that he or she invests in the stock market on behalf of individuals or companies and optimizes the investments. The client may be an individual or an institutional investor, such as a pension fund. Within the limits of the defined investment principles, it decides on the purchase or sale of securities.
What are the missions of a portfolio manager?
Most of the time he is at his desk, which allows him to stay in touch with the financial analysts who provide him with market information.
To analyze the latter, he must also read a lot of press, this will allow him to know which stocks to buy or not.
What are the skills of a portfolio manager?
A portfolio manager must be able to manage a crisis, and must remain cautious in the face of market rumours.
Very good knowledge of economics, mathematics and financial tools
A wealth manager manages a client’s portfolio and offers investments.
Its role is to assist individual clients in managing and optimising their assets, by offering them appropriate financial products. He is at the interface between sales, technical aspects and consulting.
What are the missions of an asset manager?
What are the skills of an asset manager?
He knows the degree of risk of the products or operations he suggests to his clients. Its role as an intermediary allows it to propose the most appropriate solution for each situation. The asset manager must be attentive and responsive to client needs.
It must make appropriate proposals so as not to miss an opportunity. He must also have marketing knowledge to develop his clientele
The in-house lawyer is a legal professional who manages the legal framework of the company in which he works.
What are the missions of a company lawyer?
What are the skills of a company lawyer?
The risk manager identifies a company’s vulnerabilities and assesses the risks involved. It allows the organization to take controlled risks, defines, deploys and leads a risk management system and proposes optimized treatment solutions in order to inform the leaders in their strategic decisions.
What are the missions of a risk manager?
He may have to put in place a survival plan to ensure that businesses can function normally after a disaster. He knows how to analyze and prioritize risks.
He is also required to train employees in risk culture, so that employees can provide him with information from the field.
What are the skills of a risk manager?
It is necessary to be firm and persuasive and to display one’s convictions in a pedagogical manner, without which the risk manager will have no credibility with his clients.
The trader acts as a representative of a seller, his only objective is to generate profit.
What are the tasks of a trader?
He buys and sells securities for his clients according to the opportunities of the stock market (shares, treasury bills, bonds, currencies), he makes financial investments.
Gauging the risks is essential before taking action, because he is handling very large sums of money and the economic stakes are enormous.
He also advises his clients.
What are the skills of a trader?
He must anticipate and have an excellent spirit of synthesis and analysis. Numeracy is essential and English is a must. His future depends on his negotiating skills. He is a people person.
Administrative and Financial Manager
The administrative and financial director (otherwise known as the CFO) is responsible for the proper administrative and financial management of the company. He/she monitors the proper implementation of the strategy and procedures defined with the general management and coordinates the departments under his/her responsibility.
What are the tasks of an administrative and financial director?
Administrative management Accounting, management control, reporting Treasury, credit, collection, bank relations, business law, taxation Human resources Information system, organisation, procedures Communication / Purchasing / General services.
What are the skills of an administrative and financial director?
Transversal and hierarchical management of teams.
Ability to dialogue and negotiate with all departments and suppliers
Versatility, great organizational skills, adaptability and responsiveness.