The following skills and personal qualities are sought after by companies looking to hire graduates
2.1 qualifications are often required to work in this field, through there are schemes open to people with 2.2s
Many banks and investment organisations are keen to hire people who have had previous experience of their companies through internships, work experience, and insight days
During your degree, you will have learnt useful skills that can be used to apply for work in this field
Use these links to identify skills you may already have
Most recruiters in this sector will require applicants to go through some kind of selection test. Here are some links to help you practice
Keeping up with financial news can help you prepare to work in this sector. Here are some websites you might want to use
UCAS defines commercial awareness as understanding "...the economics of the business. Understands the business benefits and commercial realities from both the organisation's and the customer's perspectives"