Knowing the best career path for you can sometimes be very daunting after leaving university. Tom Wilding explains which degrees are best suited to which roles within the financial services.
Knowing the best career path for you can sometimes be very daunting after leaving university. In the world of finance there are many different opportunities to suit a range of skills and degrees.
As expected, roles suiting analytical Accounting and Finance, and Mathematics graduates are prevalent, but Law and English degrees are also in high demand for their excellent written communication skills and investigative nature.
Within finance there are roles which will suit graduates with a creative streak, including customer relations roles, and online support staff.
Below is a diagram showing some of the roles we have recently worked on and the attributes required for these positions. Also, some of the most common degrees we see in graduates successfully applying for these roles are included.
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– Tom Wilding