Careers and jobs as a business mathematician

What is business mathematics?

Business mathematics deals with the application of mathematical methods and models to economic issues. The aim is to analyse, understand and predict complex economic relationships.

Occupations for business mathematicians

Business mathematicians can work in various industries and professional fields, such as insurance companies, banks, management consultancies or also in research and teaching. Typical occupations for business mathematicians include:

  • Actuary
  • Risk manager
  • Quantitative analyst
  • Management consultant
  • Financial mathematician
  • Data Scientist

The tasks of business mathematicians

Business mathematicians have a variety of tasks, depending on the professional field and industry. Some typical tasks can be: Developing mathematical models to analyse financial markets, risks or insurance premiums, creating forecasts and scenarios for the development of companies or economic sectors. But also the analysis of data and statistical evaluations, as well as advising clients or companies on financial or insurance issues.

Job opportunities for business mathematicians

Due to their specialisation, business mathematicians have good career opportunities, especially in the finance and insurance industries. There is also a need for mathematically skilled experts in other industries. Job opportunities can vary depending on the industry and professional field, but in general the prospects are good.

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In the already versatile STEM field, mathematicians will find many different job opportunities at the HDI Group. For example, in the actuarial department.

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Fields of activity for business mathematicians

Are there any fields of work for business mathematicians?
Business mathematicians can work in many different fields, such as:

  • Insurance
  • Banks
  • Management consultancies
  • Research and teaching
  • IT industry
  • Energy industry

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Here you can find our vacancies for business mathematicians. You can apply directly via the jobs and upload your documents online.

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