The following skills and personal qualities are sought after by companies looking to hire graduates
Qualifications awarded by a professional body are important to finding work in this field
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Usually in this field companies require 2.1 degrees and an excellent academic record
Most finance jobs will include some form of test of your abilities
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"