List of Business Jobs by Career

Cite this article as: Jason Mance Gordon, "List of Business Jobs by Career," in The Business Professor, updated November 23, 2019, last accessed March 29, 2020, https://thebusinessprofessor.com/knowledge-base/list-of-business-careers/.

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Below are some of the most common jobs for business school graduates. Many of these positions do not require a business degree, while others require advanced business degrees. They are organized by the concentrations most relevant to the job functions.

ACCOUNTING / FINANCE / ECONOMICS

  • Accounting Analyst
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Accounting Manager
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Auditor
  • Bookkeeper
  • Budget Analyst
  • Controller/Comptroller
  • Corporate treasurer
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Fraud Examiner
  • Internal Auditor (Certified)
  • Managerial Accountant (Staff Accountant)
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Tax Preparer
  • Bank Compliance Officer
  • Bank Teller
  • Bank Manager
  • Bond Analyst
  • Budget Analyst
  • Commercial Banker
  • Commercial Credit Analyst
  • Commercial Loan Officer
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • – Analyst
  • – Developer
  • – Sales Agent
  • Commercial Underwriter
  • Cost Analyst
  • Credit Analyst
  • Credit Counselor
  • Debt Analyst
  • Equity Research Analyst
  • Equity Trader
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial Advisor
  • Financial Analyst
    • Investment Analyst
    • Corporate Financial Analyst
  • Financial Auditor
  • Financial Controller
  • Financial Examiner
  • Financial Planner (Certified)
  • Financial Reporting Analyst
  • Financial Research Analyst
  • Financial Services Sales Agent
  • Forecast Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Investor Relations Associate
  • Loan Officer
  • Loan Underwriter
  • Mortgage Loan Officer
  • Personal Banker
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Real Estate Appraiser
  • Revenue Specialist
  • Risk Management (Finance)
  • Bankruptcy Support Analyst
  • Bank Audit Manager
  • Bank Examiner
  • Bankruptcy/Foreclosure Coordinator
  • Bank Client Service Manager
  • Debt Collector
  • Bank Commercial Relationship Manager
  • Consumer Credit Analyst
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Escrow Manager
  • Internal Auditor
  • Investment Accounting Analyst
  • Investment Management Specialist
  • Loss Recovery Manager
  • Regulatory Compliance Analyst
  • Teller
  • Trust Asset Manager
  • Wire Department Manager
  • Actuarial Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Data Analyst
  • Development Analyst
  • Economist
  • Economic Strategist
  • Financial Risk Analyst
  • Inventory Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Model Validation Analyst
  • Pricing Analyst
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Researcher
  • Trade Operations Analyst
  • Valuation Analyst

MANAGEMENT / OPERATIONS / HUMAN RESOURCES

  • Office Manager
  • Secretary
  • Clerk
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Data Entry Specialist
  • Support Specialist
  • Project Coordinator
  • Receptionist
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Economic Consultant
  • Financial Consultant
  • Federal Regulations Consultant
  • Human Resources Consultant
  • Cyber Security Strategy Consultant
  • IT Consultant
  • Management Consultant
  • Political Consultant
  • Legal Consultant
  • Strategy Consultant
  • Marketing Consultant
  • Tax Consultant
  • Sales Consultant
  • Benefits Officer
  • Community and Social Service Representative
  • Compensation/Benefits Specialist/Manager
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Employment Specialist
  • Employee Assistance Plan/Welfare Manager
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Human Resources Consultant
  • Information System Analyst (HR)
  • Non-profit HR Specialist
  • Recruiting Specialist/Recruiter
  • Placement Specialist
  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Merchandise Planning and Allocation
  • Inventory Manager
  • Loss Prevention Specialist
  • Sourcing Manager
  • Production Specialist or Manager
  • Business Operations Specialist/Manager
  • Business Systems Consultant
  • Contract Administrator
  • Enterprise Resources Planning Representative
  • Facilities Coordinator
  • Grant Specialist
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Industrial Productions Manager
  • Logistician/Logistics Analyst/Manager
  • Logistics Business Analyst
  • Materials Manager
  • Nonprofit Event Planner
  • Operations Research Analyst (Operations Analyst)
  • Organizational Development Consultant
  • Purchasing Agent/Manager
  • Quality Assurance Manager
  • Sales Operations Analyst
  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Supply Chain Planner
  • Talent Agent

MARKETING / SALES / PUBLIC RELATIONS

  • Account Executive
  • Account Representative or Manager
  • Advertising Coordinator/Manager
  • Advertising Operations Specialist
  • Advertising Sales Agent
  • Association Planner
  • Blogger or Content Specialist
  • Brand Strategist
  • Brand Manager
  • Business Development Coordinator/Representative
  • Client/Customer Relations Specialist/Manager
  • Convention Planner
  • Digital Advertising Sales Specialist
  • Digital Marketing Analyst/Manager
  • Digital Media Specialist
  • Display Manager
  • Distributor/Distribution manager
  • Event Coordinator
  • Event Marketing Specialist
  • Fashion Advertiser
  • Fashion Merchandising Buyer
  • Fashion Sales Representative
  • Franchise Development Manager
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Marketing Research Analyst (Marketing Analyst)
  • Market Development Manager
  • Media Buyer
  • Media Planner or Director
  • Media Research Analyst
  • Merchandise Marketer
  • Merchandise Coordinator
  • Online Engagement Specialist or Manager
  • Product Marketing Specialist
  • Product Manager
  • Promotions Coordinator/Manager
  • Search Engine Optimization Specialist
  • Social Media Manager
  • Social Media Strategist
  • Real Estate Agent/Broker
  • Retail Sales Associate
  • Retail Buyer
  • Sales Assistant
  • Sales Director
  • Sale Engineer
  • Sales Manager
  • Sales Representative (Inside or Outside) – Any Industry
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Brand Ambassador
  • Public Relations Content Manager
  • Public Relations Content Strategist
  • Public Relations Copy Writer
  • Director of Public Affairs
  • Director of Public Relations
  • Public Relations Content Editor
  • Public Relations Event Coordinator
  • Public Relations Program Coordinator
  • Public Affairs Specialist or Manager
  • Public Information Specialist

COMPLIANCE / RISK MANAGEMENT / LEGAL

  • Claims
  • Claims Analyst
  • Compliance Analyst/Specialist/Manager
    • Employment and Labor
    • Environmental
    • Finance (SEC, FINRA, ERISA, IRS, Reserve Bank, CFPB, etc.)
    • Food Industry
    • Healthcare
    • Insurance
    • International Shipping/Trade
    • Manufacturing
    • Online/Data Privacy
    • Public Sector
    • Tax
    • Auditor
    • Agent/Broker
    • Underwriter
  • Paralegal
  • Actuarial Analyst, Associate or Manager
  • Actuary
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Claims Examiner
  • Claims Manager
  • Claims Representative
  • Loss Control Consultant/Specialist
  • Risk Consultant
  • Consultant
  • Arbitrator
  • Attorney
    • Civil Litigation
    • Criminal Law
    • Business Transactions
    • Securities Compliance
    • Commercial Law (Contracts, Commercial Paper, Secured Transactions)
    • Banking and Finance Law
    • Antitrust Law
    • Administrative Law
    • Employment Law
    • Environmental Law
    • Tax Law
  • Case manager
  • Jury Consultant
  • Law firm administrator
  • Legal analyst
  • Mediator
  • Paralegal
  • Legal Secretary
  • Contract administrator
  • Contract analyst
  • Contract drafting legal specialist

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

  • Director of International Growth
  • Global Business Administrator
  • Global Business Analysis Director
  • International Business Analyst
  • International Business Development Director
  • International Business Operations Associate
  • International Business Specialist
  • Junior Business Development Manager
  • Manager, International Business Development
  • Global Account Manager
  • International Manager, Marketing and Communications
  • International Market Coordinator
  • International Sales Director
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Trade and Customs Manager
  • Trade Compliance Analyst
  • Export Specialist
  • Global Commodity Manager
  • Global Product Manager
  • Global Supply Manager
  • Import/Export Specialist
  • International Logistics Coordinator
  • Analyst – International Benefits
  • International Claims Manager
  • Foreign Affairs Specialist
  • Foreign Policy Advisor
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • International Account Executive
  • Foreign Banking Compliance Officer
  • International Banking Coordinator
  • Microfinance Program Coordinator

REAL ESTATE

  • Real Estate Broker
  • Real estate clerk
  • Building Inspector
  • Real estate appraisers
  • Mortgage Loan Officer
  • Mortgage Loan Underwriter
  • Licensed closing agent / Closing coordinator
  • Real estate consultant
  • Real estate analyst
  • Property manager
  • Foreclosure Specialist

NON-PROFITS

  • Non-Profit Community Service Project Coordinator
  • Non-Profit Compliance Coordinator or Director
  • Non-Profit Member Services Representative
  • Non-Profit Policy Analyst
  • Social Worker
  • Non-Profit Volunteer Coordinator
  • Administrator for Nonprofit Organizations
  • Non-Profit Community Relations Director
  • Non-Profit Corporate Giving Manager
  • Non-Profit Development Manager
  • Non-Profit Director of Major Gifts
  • Non-Profit Donor Relations Manager
  • Executive Director of Nonprofit
  • Non-Profit Foundation Director
  • Non-Profit Fundraising Manager
  • Non-Profit Grant Proposal Manager
  • Non-Profit Planned Gift Director
  • Non-Profit Project Manager
  • Non-Profit Community Organizer
  • Non-Profit Community Outreach Advocate
  • Non-Profit Community Outreach Coordinator
  • Non-Profit Fundraiser
  • Non-Profit Grant Administrator
  • Non-Profit Grant/Contracts Specialist
  • Grant Writer

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