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J. AvonThe Handbook of Financial Modelinghttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-6540-6_1

1. The Role of a Financial Modeler Today

Jack Avon1  
Riberac, France

This chapter serves as background to financial modeling from the perspective of the individual person. There are possibilities now for individuals to enter a career as financial modeler. Many organizations will openly advertise job titles as “financial modelers” or “business modelers.”

Here, we can take a look at some real-world roles and examine their impact on financial modeling and also what they are looking for in a candidate.

The financial modeler

Financial modeling is a very specific discipline that often uses spreadsheets in the shape of Microsoft Excel. Typically, the financial ...

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