Online financial accounting is about to get a lot more interesting.
That’s because an estimated $300 billion in new job opportunities will open up to the world of finance professionals starting in 2017.
And while you might be surprised to learn that there are no formal financial accounting certifications in the US, the jobs available will likely only get better over the next few years, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
The Fed’s job-creating report showed the number of jobs for financial accounting professionals has tripled in just the past five years, from 14,000 to more than 40,000 jobs by 2019.
It also showed that more than 4 million people have been hired for those positions, which include all the different jobs that are involved in the field of financial accounting.
To get an idea of what the field looks like, here are a few of the jobs in the industry.
And it’s not just a matter of filling out a form.
A person has to go through a lengthy interview process that includes talking with people at the companies that offer the positions.
The jobs pay well.
And they also are fairly flexible, with employees able to work from home, at home, on the road, at a coffee shop, or in the office.
The job of online financial accounting manager is a new one for many financial professionals.
Many believe the online job market will remain sluggish for years to come.
So, the question is, what will the future hold for the industry?