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Job holders in this unit group advise on the effectiveness of an organisation’s procedures, systems and methods and perform other business and related functions not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 353: Business, Finance and Related Associate Professionals.

Tasks

  • Studies particular department or problem area and assesses its interrelationships with other activities
  • Studies work methods and procedures by measuring work involved and computing standard times for specified activities, and produces report detailing suggestions for increasing efficiency and lowering costs
  • Analyses project components, organises them into a logical sequence and establishes the minimum time required for the project
  • Purchases services, receives payment from clients, processes contracts and deals with contractual arrangements
  • Canvasses political opinion, writes and distributes leaflets, writes and distributes press releases and other such material to promote the image and policies of a political party or election candidate, arranges fund raising activities, and organises and participates in election campaigns.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal academic entry requirements, although entrants typically possess GCSEs/S grades, A levels/H grades, a BTEC/SQA award or equivalent qualifications. Professional qualifications are available and may be required by some employers.

Industry Insights

Salaries for this occupation tend to start at £32,000 per annum and can progress up to £35,000 per annum.

Is it in growth or decline?

There are currently 14,907 employed Business & Related Associate Professionals N.e.c. 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

Destinations of Hair & Beauty Completers July 2018

60% of students went on to other Further Education at York College

5% of students went on to employment

Destinations of Science Completers July 2018

63% of students went on to other Further Education at York College

24% of students went on to Higher Education

Destinations of Sports and Public Services Completers July 2018

51% of students went on to other Further Education at York College

21% of students went on to Higher Education

5% of students went on to employment

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