I want to work in... Finance - Scotland

This list of links and resources has been carefully compiled by our Careers Consultants and Careers Information Team to provide you with the key knowledge you need if you are considering a career in this line of work.   All the links are reviewed regularly to ensure the source is reliable and the information is accurate and relevant.

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Sector overview


Typical job profiles


Useful online resources


Scottish Finance News

Job sites and specialist recruiters

  • Many professional bodies and trade associations provide careers information and/or vacancy listings on their websites.

The main graduate employers can be found on Prospects and you can do a search based in Scotland.

Professional bodies

Scottish Investment Operations - Professional body supporting employers in the Scottish investment industry

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS)

See also:  Finance (General)

To find out more about what it's like to work in this career, use the linkedin alumni tool to make contact with strathclyde alumni working in this area.