Business and finance
Accounting technicians handle day-to-day money and finance tasks for all types of business.
Actuaries work with companies and government departments, to help them forecast long-term financial costs and investment risks.
Internal and external auditors check organisations' financial records and procedures to make sure they are accurate and efficient.
Building society manager, financial institution manager or director
Bank managers oversee the day-to-day operations of their branch, supervise staff and work to attract new customers.
Banking customer service adviser
Banking customer service advisers provide a face-to-face service in banks and building societies.
Bookkeepers keep financial records up to date and help prepare accounts.
Business consultant, enterprise adviser, business coach
Business advisers give advice and support to new business start-ups and help established businesses to grow.
Business development manager
Business development managers build relationships with customers, suppliers and partners. They help businesses grow and improve.
Business project manager
Commercial project lead, project manager
Business project managers plan and organise people, tasks and resources to complete a project on time and within budget.
Chief executive officer, CEO, managing director
Chief executives lead their organisation and put plans and policies into place to help it be successful.
Company secretaries make sure that directors follow company law and finance rules.
Corporate responsibility and sustainability practitioner
Corporate responsibility administrator, sustainability coordinator
Corporate responsibility and sustainability practitioners make sure that businesses work in an ethical way.
Debt collection agent
Credit controllers help firms get the money they are owed from businesses and individuals.
Credit managers control the amount of finance their company offers and manage customers who owe money.
Economists advise government departments, businesses, banks and other organisations about the economy.
Financial officer, finance clerk, treasurer
Finance officers help to manage the finances of an organisation by keeping track of its income and controlling its spending.
Independent financial adviser, financial planner, wealth manager
Financial advisers help people and organisations choose investments, savings, pensions, mortgages and insurance products.
Financial services customer adviser
Sales adviser, contact centre agent
Financial services customer advisers work in contact centres for banks, insurance, investment and credit companies.
Insurance account manager
Relationship manager, insurance sales executive, affinity account manager, broker consultant
Insurance account managers develop business accounts and increase sales of their company's insurance products.
Insurance brokers use their knowledge of the insurance market to help find the right cover, at the best price, for their customers.
Insurance claims handler
Claims administrator, claims settler, claims technician, claims assessor
Insurance claims handlers help people who are making claims on their insurance policies.
Insurance loss adjuster
Insurance loss adjusters investigate large or complicated claims for insurance companies.
Insurance risk surveyor
Risk consultants, risk control surveyors, risk control advisers
Insurance risk surveyors carry out surveys of items that need to be insured.
Insurance technicians give administrative support in all types of insurance work.
Insurance underwriters decide whether to insure a person or company, and set out the details of insurance policies.
Investment analysts help stock market traders, stockbrokers and fund managers make decisions about investments.
Local government revenues officer
Council tax officer, business rates officer, income and recovery officer
Revenues and benefits officers work for local councils and deal with housing benefits, rents, council tax and business rates.
Chartered management accountant
Management accountants look after a company's finances and find ways to improve profitability.
Market research executive
Market research executives help clients find out about people's views on consumer products or political and social issues.
Brand manager, account manager
Marketing managers plan how to promote products, services or brands and oversee all marketing activity.
Money advisers help people whose debts have become too large or difficult for them to handle.
Mortgage advisers help people find, and apply for mortgages.
Paraplanners help financial advisers with technical and administrative tasks.
Payroll administrators make sure employees get paid the right amount on the right date.
Payroll managers manage the payroll department within an organisation.
Pensions administrators handle the day-to-day running of pension schemes and life insurance policies.
Pensions advisers help people to plan for financial security in retirement.
Private practice accountant
Private practice accountants help people and businesses manage their money effectively.
Public finance accountant
Chartered public finance accountant
Public finance accountants make sure money is spent properly in public sector organisations.
School business manager
School business professional
School business managers oversee the efficient day-to-day running of a school and support the headteacher and leadership team.
Stockbrokers manage their clients' investments by trading stocks, shares and other financial products to get the best return.
Tax advisers help clients plan their finances to make sure they're paying the right amount of tax.
Senior tax professional
Tax inspectors make sure the correct amount of tax is paid and investigate cases of fraud.