Financial Institution Managers and Directors

Financial institution managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of banks, building societies, insurance companies and post offices.


New workers
£ 31,007
£ 49,202
£ 125,178

Available jobs

In the past year there were 78,610 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Ensures compliance with the statutory regulatory framework.

  • Preparing general reports and briefs on more complex cases for senior management.

  • Promotes financial services, establishes contact with the local business community and professional firms.

  • Authorises loans and mortgages in accordance with bank or building society policy.

  • Verifies that accounting, recording and information storage and retrieval procedures are adhered to.

  • Plans, organises, directs and co-ordinates the activities of financial institutions.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Finance

  • Project Management

  • Financial Services

  • Commercial Banking

  • Auditing

  • Accounting

  • Risk Management

  • Stakeholder Management

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Cost Management

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Management

  • Communications

  • Leadership

  • Operations

  • Sales

  • Influencing Skills

  • Customer Service

  • Planning

  • Negotiation

  • Problem Solving

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.