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Private Equity Financial Managers

Tips for Entry

Try to excel and gain experience in lower-level positions such as assistant financial officer, accountant, auditor, or financial analyst to increase your chances of being considered for management trainee programs sponsored by your employer.

Read publications such as CFO ( and Financial Executive ( to learn more about the field.

Visit the following Web sites for job listings:

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Attend industry events such as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ CFO Conference to network and to interview for jobs.