Amit Kumar Singh

What are personal & professional skills required to be a Finance Manager?

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RE: What are personal & professional skills required to be a Finance Manager?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
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Head Guidance & Counselling at Project Wisdom, CSR initiative of Canam Consultants Limited, Chandigarh
  • Chandigarh

With liberalization being the mantra for economic growth and development , demand for well trained specialist in the area of financial services is on the rise. A career in finance can be pursued in a wide variety of fields. Perks are excellent and career growth is certain for those with right aptitude and skills. to be a successful finance manager one should have excellent numerical ability, a keen business sense, an ability to negotiate , analytically and attentive mindset , concentration and determination, intellectual maturity, tactful, temperament for team work, willingness to learn, result oriented outlook and self discipline.





the work areas of finance professionals are corporate finance, investment banking, money management, financial planning, insurance, commercial banking and real estate. the jobs can be found with multinational and nationalized banks, financial organizations, manufacturing units, export houses , insurance companies , CA firms, capital market and large financial consulting firms.

RE: What are personal & professional skills required to be a Finance Manager?

Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD
Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD
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Founder & CEO: Discovering Careers India
  • pune

Dear Aspirant,

Below are the skills at personal and professional level you require to be a Finance Manager:

  1. Team leadership skills
  2. Excellent communication skills
  3. Excellent presentation skills
  4. Excellent mathematical skills
  5. Excellent MS Office skills (Excel and power point)
  6. Excellent analytical mind
  7. Excellent maturity
  8. Excellent information gathering skills
  9. Excellent learning ability and willingness
  10. Politeness

Best wishes

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