The financial sector, and finance as a business function across all organizations, have been undergoing a seismic shift, driven by AI, Big Data, and Cloud Computing. In this landscape of digital transformation, data-driven decision making and statistical analysis skills are essential drivers of profitability and growth.
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Canada's labour force is undergoing a digital transformation while also recovering from a pandemic-induced economic slowdown. In these remarkable times, there are a range of opportunities to innovate, grow, and prepare for the high-growth jobs of tomorrow.
THE FINANCIAL ANALYSIS JOBS OF TOMORROW
Information systems Analysts and consultants
Information systems analysts and consultants analyze and test systems requirements, develop and implement information systems development plans, policies and procedures, and provide advice on a wide range of information systems issues. They are employed in information technology consulting firms and in information technology units throughout the public and private sectors, or they may be self-employed.
Accountants plan, organize and administer accounting systems for individuals and establishments. Accountants are employed by auditing and accounting firms throughout the private and public sectors, or they may be self-employed.
Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants conduct research, formulate policies and manage programs to stimulate industrial and commercial business investment or tourism in urban and rural areas, or to promote commercial or industrial products and services. They are employed by government departments, international organizations, marketing firms and business associations or may be self-employed.