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Financial and Professional Services Jobs in Demand

The Isle of Man has a thriving financial and professional services sector and is the industry sector the Island is best known for, making up a combined 37.8% of the Island's GDP. Mirroring the overall Manx economy, this sector is now undergoing a period of growth and with unemployment at just 1.9%, there are many opportunities for experienced professionals on island.

Professional Services Jobs in Demand

The Island has financial & professional service opportunities in the following areas:

  • Bankers
  • Accountants
  • Compliance Officers
  • Financial Advisors
  • Data Protection Officers
  • Fund Managers
  • Lawyers
  • Life Office Administrators

There are a number of employment agencies which can offer advice on job applications as well as the latest vacancies, or check out the Job Centre's website to see the jobs in demand.


The Isle of Man is a great place to further your cateer

The Isle of Man is a great place to further your cateer


Progress your career

One of our most important sectors within financial services is life assurance. The Island is host to a considerable number of firms, the biggest of which include:

Friends Provident
Old Mutual International
RL 360
Scottish Widows

There are also a wide range of Corporate Service Providers and Investment Management firms. Banks are also well represented on Island with the offices of numerous major banks located in Douglas. Some notable banks include:


Cayman Bank Nedbank Private Wealth
Conister RBS International
HSBC Santander
Isle of Man Bank Standard Bank

Professional Bodies

To support professional services on the Isle of Man there are a number of associations and societies. They offer a differing function for each industry they cover, from self-regulation and membership for organisations to individual memberships for professionals. Some organise regular social events, perfect for networking, and continued professional development (CPD).

Enjoy life on the Isle of Man

Enjoy life on the Isle of Man


Living in the Isle of Man quick stats

Before moving to the Isle of Man, it's helpful to understand some basic statistics:
Total population: 83,000+
• Currency: Great British Pounds (GBP) and Manx Sterling
• Capital: Douglas
• Parishes: 17
Number of expats per year: 1,000+
• Official languages: English and Manx
Weather: The Island benefits from a temperate climate, with warm summers and mild winters. Due to the proximity of the Gulf Stream, the Island doesn't suffer from extreme swings in temperature
Average salary: £32,880.00 per annum


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