Financial Managers

(NOC 111)


You usually need a university degree in business administration, commerce, economics or a related field. You may also need a master's degree in business administration (concentration in finance) or management. You may need a recognized accounting designation such as CGA (Certified General Accountant), CA (Chartered Accountant) or CMA (Certified Management Accountant). With several years' experience in accounting, auditing, budgeting, financial planning / analysis or another financial activity, you may move up the ranks to become a senior financial manager. Most recent entrants have an undergraduate university degree, and about 1 in 5 has a graduate degree.

Degrees Associated with This Career


Useful Experience/Skills

Team project work
Team management
International experience
Computer skills
Communication skills

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Computer-realted courses

Ryerson University
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Business Technology Management Bachelor; Co-op
Business Technology Management Bachelor
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University of Guelph-Humber
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Business Bachelor; Honours
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University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Economics Bachelor; Honours
Economics Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Economics Bachelor; Honours
Commerce Bachelor; Honours
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Concordia University
Montreal, Qu├ębec, CA

Related Program(s):
Economics (BA) Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Economics (BA) Bachelor
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Modified on May 15, 2012