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Jobholders in this unit group advise industrial, commercial and other establishments on a variety of management and business-related matters to assist in the formulation of financial and business policies in order to maximise growth or improve business performance.

Tasks

  • Assesses the functions, objectives and requirements of the organisation seeking advice
  • Identifies problems concerned with business strategy, policy, organisation, procedures, methods and markets
  • Determines the appropriate method of data collection and research methodology, analyses and interprets information gained and formulates and implements recommendations and solutions
  • Advises governments, commercial enterprises, organisations and other clients in light of research findings
  • Runs workshops, and addresses seminars, conferences and the media to present results of research activity or to express professional views.

Entry Requirements

Entry is most common with a degree or equivalent qualification, but is possible with other academic qualifications. Professional qualifications are available and will be a requirement in some areas.

Industry Insights

Salaries for this occupation tend to start at £38,000 per annum and can progress up to £49,000 per annum.

Is it in growth or decline?

There are currently 15,952 employed Management Consultants & Business Analysts in the region.

Destinations of Completers July 2018

55% of students went on to other Further Education at York College

13% of students went on to other Higher Education

9% of students went on to employment

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