Each day, as our tattered economy shreds a bit more, you may wonder, “Is anyone out there actually doing well?” Yes, experts say, some careers are in demand — particularly those that will help reshape businesses and thereby revive the economy.
According to executive search firm CTPartners’ 2009 “Hot Jobs” report, as government rescue plans unfold and companies are restructured, sought-after experts will be in disciplines like risk management, restructuring and financial engineering. “Wall Street in turmoil” will be hiring for a number of positions, according to the report. Meanwhile, Lynne Sarikas, director of the MBA career center at Northeastern University’s College of Business Administration, points to other hot spots for jobs. Read on for a closer look at six of them:
1. Restructuring Officers