what does a finance manager do?
What does a Finance manager do?
Finance managers produce financial reports, guide investment activities, and create strategies for the long term financial goals of their company.
Perform financial analyses to determine present and forecasted financial health of the company.
Use financial modeling to simulate potential financial scenarios and be able to present outcomes to key stakeholders.
Oversee the preparation and release of financial reports.
Examine financial and legal documents to ensure accuracy and that regulations and financial best practices are met.
Collaborate with team as well as management on development and execution of funding strategies.
Develop or recommend solutions for potential problems or how to enhance processes.
Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field required, MBA preferred
Previous experience in strategic planning and finance
Strong communication and presentation skills and able to present at all levels
Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
Creative and critical thinking skills
Able to multi-task
National Average Salary
The average salary for a Finance Manager is $91,382 per year in the United States in 2019.
*Our salary estimates are based data collected anonymously and varies greatly by experience, location, industry and other factors. These estimates should only be used as a guideline and only given to the for the purpose of general comparison only.
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