Centre for Islamic Economic

The Exciting World Of Finance And Accountancy

The world of business and finance is filled with people who are talented and skilled at their work. Managing accounts and finance is not a job that suits everyone. Some people are naturally born with the skills to manage and communicate with numbers at an extraordinary level. These skills can also be learned but many people lack the interest of learning this field as it is considered a very dull and boring field of work but that can’t be further from the truth. The field of accounting and finance is a great job to have, it is both exciting and safe at the same time which cannot be said about a lot of other “exciting jobs”. The job of an accountant is very important in any firm or company. They are responsible for all the monetary transactions that a firm indulges in. accountant shave access to almost all the assets of a firm and that is why this job is only handed to those who are deemed trustworthy and loyal. 

Being an accountant is no child’s play, this field requires precision, focus, and most importantly knowledge of the industry. Accountants are behind some of the most important decisions that a company makes and it is up to the accountant to guide the company in the right direction. One wrong estimate or decision can bankrupt the firm overnight. This sport of constant pressure needs to be handled by someone who knows what they are doing, who knows all the ins and outs of the industry and are always aware of when the market is going to shift in their favor or against them so that the firm can prepare themselves according to the situation. There are many educational institutions that allow students to learn about these things and shape them to one day be the backbone of a great firm. As Pakistan is an Islamic country these education institutes also provide courses on accounting that follow the principles of Islam. Some of these courses are 3 Months Shariah Course and Islamic banking courses are a few names among others. 

There are two people who make it big in the world of accounts, the people who are naturally born with the ability to play around and manage numbers and people who have an interest and develop their skill set by taking courses on it. There are many fields in the financial world and naturally, there are many courses to choose from if someone’s interested in making accountancy their profession, there are investment banking courses, bank management courses, accountancy and ledger keeping courses, and EDP management three-day courses. All of these courses season a person and help people become professional accountant with specialization with numbers and finances.

The job of an accountant or any financial institute worker generally is to understand numbers and elaborate it for people in the common language. Accountants are expected to make sure everything runs smoothly and to make sure that the firm is always profiting or has enough to survive if a market crash was to hit them. Many multinational corporations have millions of dollars saved up for financial emergencies as a last resort to save their firm from bankruptcy but with the right accountant and business model, that problem may never occur. 

Accounts get a bad rep generally for their dull career choice but to the contrary, the field of accountancy and finance is filled with fun and enjoyment if you are actually interested in the field. So if you think you have what it takes to be a professional accountant don’t hold yourself back take courses from an institute and season your skills.