Skills for a career in finance

If you’re considering a career in finance or hoping to make your next finance career move, there are some basic skills that will stand you in good stead. Take a look below and see how your skill set compares.

What skills will I need to demonstrate?

  • Logical thinking
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving
  • Business awareness
  • Flexibility
  • Leadership potential
  • Computer literacy
  • Time management
  • Obviously numeracy is useful!
These are all the basic skills, however some job descriptions will be more detailed so speak to your Page Personnel consultant for more advice.
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