What can I do in the financial or business sector in Thurrock?

There are lots of different jobs available in the sector including:

  • Accountant
  • Insurance brokers
  • Bank staff
  • Financial business partners
  • Administration assistants
  • Finance managers
  • Customer service advisors
  • Business development advisors
  • Investment advisors

What skills do I need?

While not always vital, a good understanding of computer systems such as Microsoft Office is useful when working in both the financial and business sectors. Different companies might use different software depending on how they operate. You can learn basic computer skills with the local colleges or at local libraries.

You will also need:

  • Effective communication skills
  • Software skills
  • Customer service skills
  • To be organised and detail focused
  • Effective time management skills

Facts & Figures

6,600 people employed in Thurrock.
£44k average annual salary of an insurance underwriter.
£47k average annual salary of a financial investment advisor.

'Finance & Business' Vacancies in Thurrock

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'Finance & Business' Courses in Thurrock

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'Finance & Business' Apprenticeships in Thurrock

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