When working in the finance sector you would have the responsibility of providing financial advice and support to clients and colleagues to assist them in making successful business decisions. A finance role may be in either the public or private sector.
Financial considerations are at the root of all major business decisions. It would be essential to have clear budgetary planning, and companies must know the financial implications of any decision before proceeding. Furthermore, the financial practices in place must be in line with all statutory legislation and regulations.
There are a number of responsibilities within the finance sector including managing financial statements and reports, undertaking strategic analysis, managing budgets, carrying out business modelling and risk assessments, and controlling income, cash flow and expenditure.