I want to work in...Finance

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

Accountancy, Banking and Finance 

Graduate Finance Jobs (Prospects)

Typical job profiles

Financial Adviser  (Prospects)

Financial Manager (Prospects)

Useful online resources

Inside Careers Graduate careers Information

TARGETjobs Finance Graduate careers information and jobs

Get into Finance Introductory guide to the world of finance (CISI)

My financial career (ifs School of Finance)

National Careers Service Financial Services sector -Job profiles 

Woman in Banking and Finance


Association of Corporate Treasureres CareerHub

Scottish Financial Enterprise - including list iof members

Diversity Project Skills Workshops 

Job sites and specialist recruiters

GAAPweb Career Launch 

eFinancialCareers Includes careers information for students and a link to Careers in financial markets

AllAboutFinance including Careers AdviceCompetencies and job types

Chartered Accountants Ireland

ACCA - Careers advice




Money Marketing

City Jobs

Useful online resources

My World of Work Working in financial services (Skills Development Scotland)

Scottish Financial Enterprise Industry information and profiles of SFE member companies

Talent Scotland Financial Services Overview

International Financial Services District Glasgow

Women in Banking and Finance WIBF Scotland graduate membership

AllAboutFinance Finance Careers

Scottish Finance News

Scotland's Economy blog

Deloitte Scotland blog

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


Gradireland Careers Guide


Chinese Finance Association (TCFA)

Hong Kong Business covers a wide range of businesses and industries including financial services

CareerBank New York focussed banking and finance job website

Finance and Banking in France

Ionomics Conferences,jobs and courses in Economics and Finance internationally

See also: Financial Regulation

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.