Job holders in this unit group manage client accounts or departments within financial institutions (such as banks and insurance companies) or manage a variety of financial accounts within other organisations.
There are no formal academic requirements although professional qualifications in accountancy may be required by some employers. These qualifications can be linked to NVQs/SVQs in Accounting at Levels 2, 3 and 4, and apprenticeships may be available in some areas.
Salaries for this occupation tend to start at £23,000 per annum and can progress up to £55,000 per annum.
There are currently 14,739 employed Financial Accounts Managers in the region.