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BACK TO Discover: careers beyond academia

What am I most qualified for?

 

In order to find the career path most suitable to you, think about the competencies which you excel at. Here you can begin the search for your new career.

 

So, what are your best competencies?

 

Agricultural Consultant

Communication Commercial/Business Awareness Marketing Negotiation Advisory Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Ecologist

Statistical Analysis Project-Management Computer/IT Teamwork

Environmental Manager

Problem-Solving Communication Project-Management Leadership/Management Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Environmental Health Practitioner

Communication Computer/IT Time-Management Technical Ability Organizational

Field Trials Officer

Communication Computer/IT Time-Management Organizational

Horticultural Consultant

Communication Project-Management Business

Plant Breeder/Geneticist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Analytical

Land/Geomatics Surveyor

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication

Soil Scientist

Problem-Solving Communication Project-Management Computer/IT Time-Management Analytical Research

Nature Conservation Officer

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal

Zoologist

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Organizational Research

Water Quality Scientist

Communication Analytical Organizational Research

Advice Worker

Math/Numeracy Problem-solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Flexibility

Charity Fundraiser

Communication Project-Management Commercial/Business Awareness Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Charity Officer

Math/Numeracy Communication Interpersonal Time-Management Multitasking Marketing Analytical Flexibility Research

Community Development Worker

Communication Teamwork Political Awareness Interpersonal Research

Community Education Officer

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Volunteer Coordinator

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Organizational

Business Advisor

Math/Numeracy Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Business Marketing Advisory Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Flexibility Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Economist

Statistical Analysis Communication Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Time-Management Multitasking Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Research

Environmental Consultant

Communication Project-Management Interpersonal Time-Management Commercial/Business Awareness Business Organizational

Management Consultant

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Commercial/Business Awareness Analytical Organizational Flexibility Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Operational Researcher

Math/Numeracy Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Analytical Flexibility

Project Manager

Communication Project Management Teamwork Interpersonal Leadership/Management Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Public Affairs Consultant

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Political Awareness Interpersonal Time-Management Commercial/Business Awareness Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Research

Recruitment Consultant

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Time-Management Multitasking Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Statistician

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Life Coach

Communication Computer/IT Interpersonal Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Sustainability Consultant

Math/Numeracy Communication Project-Management Teamwork Interpersonal Commercial/Business Awareness Technical Ability Advisory Personal-Initiative/Confidence Flexibility Research

Actuary Analyst

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Commercial/Business Awareness Analytical

Corporate Investment Banker

Math/Numeracy Communication Project-Management Teamwork Interpersonal Leadership/Management Time-Management Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Treasurer

Math/Numeracy Communication Computer/IT Interpersonal Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical Organizational

Financial Risk Analyst

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical Personal=Initiative/Confidence Organizational Research

Financial Advisor

Math/Numeracy Communication Computer/IT Teamwork Interpersonal Time-Management Business Analytical Organizational Flexibility Research

Insurance Risk Surveyor

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Time-Management Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility Research

Investment Analyst

Math/Numeracy Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Political-Awareness Multitasking Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical Personal-Initiative-Confidence Research

Banker

Communication Leadership/Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Flexibility

Pension Consultant

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Time-Management Technical Ability Analytical Organizational Research

Risk Manager

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Interpersonal Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Analytical Organizational

Stockbroker

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Time-Management Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Research

Environmental Education Officer

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Time-Management Interpersonal Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Academic Librarian

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Time-Management Interpersonal Business Personal-Initiative/Confidence Negotiation Organizational Flexibility Research

Archaeologist

Communication Teamwork Project-Management Computer/IT Negotiation Analytical Organizational Flexibility

Archivist

Communication Teamwork Project-Management Computer/IT Technical Ability Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Research

Career Advisor

Communication Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Technical Ability Computer/IT Interpersonal Time-Management Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Career Information Officer

Communication Problem-Solving Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Time-Management Advisory Analytical Organizational Research Flexibility

Clinical Research Associate

Communication Interpersonal Computer/IT Leadership/Management Multitasking Organizational

Research Scientist

Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Personal-Initiative/Confidence Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Community Education Officer

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Leadership/Management Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Education Administrator

Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Computer/IT Time-Management Organizational Flexibility

Higher Education Career Advisor

Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Computer/IT Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Lecturer

Communication Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Time-Management Technical Ability Personal-Initiative/Confidence Analytical Organizational Flexibilityl Research Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Learning Mentor

Communication Interpersonal Leadership/Management Time-Management Negotiation Advisory Analytical Organizational Flexibility

Health Service Manager

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Leadership/Management Technical Ability Negotiation Analytical Personal=Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Biomedical Scientist

Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Time-Management Technical Ability Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Biotechnologist

Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Technical Ability Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Clinical Radiologist

Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Leadership/Management Multitasking Technical Ability Analytical

Epidemiologist

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Multitasking Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Health Promotion Specialist

Problem-Solving Communication Project-Management Leadership/Management Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Research Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Health Service Manager

Problem-Solving Math/Numeracy Communication Teamwork Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Leadership/Management Negotiation Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Healthcare Scientist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Technical Ability Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Research

Medical Sales Representative

Teamwork Communication Interpersonal Commercial/Business-Awareness Business Flexibility Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Microbiologist

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Multitasking Organizational Research

Health and Safety Advisor

Communication Computer/IT Interpersonal Technical Ability Negotiation Analytical Organizational Flexibility

Application Analyst

Communication Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Interpersonal Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Application Developer

Communication Computer/IT Commercial/Business-Awareness Business Technical Ability Analytical Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Cartographer

Problem-Solving Teamwork Computer/IT Technical Ability Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational

Data Analyst

Math/Numeracy Commercial/Business-Awareness Business Technical Ability Analytical Teaching/Training/Presentation

Data Scientist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Technical Ability Organizational

Information Security Specialist

Computer/IT Communication Teamwork Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Information Systems Manager

Interpersonal Leadership/Management Teamwork Organizational

IT Consultant

Interpersonal Communication Teamwork Leadership/Management Time-Management Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Network Engineer

Interpersonal Communication Teamwork Multitasking Commercial/Business-Awareness Organizational

Software Engineer

Interpersonal Computer/IT Teamwork Multitasking Commercial/Business-Awareness Business Technical Ability Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Systems Analyst

Problem-Solving Communication Computer/IT Interpersonal Technical Ability Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Flexibility

Detective

Communication Project-Management Teamwork Leadership/Management Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Production Manager

Communication Problem-Solving Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Negotiation Organizational

Quality Manager

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Interpersonal Teamwork Organizational

Electrical Engineer

Communication Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Leadership/Management Multitasking Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Analytical Organizational Flexibility

Biomedical Engineer

Communication Problem-Solving Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Analytical Organizational Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Chemical Engineer

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Leadership/Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Analytical Organizational Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Control and Instrumentation Engineer

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Computer/IT Teamwork Interpersonal Leadership/Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Flexibility Analytical Organizational

Manufacturing Engineer

Communication Problem-Solving Interpersonal Teamwork Time-Management Leadership/Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Teaching/Training/Presentation Organizational

Materials Engineer

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence

Mechanical Engineer

Teamwork Communication Computer/IT Interpersonal Technical Ability Organizational

Naval Architect

Teamwork Communication Computer/IT Leadership/Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical

Broadcast Engineer

Problem-Solving Communication Computer/IT Teamwork Interpersonal Time-Management Technical Ability Organizational Flexibility

Lexicographer

Teamwork Communication Time-Management Commercial/Business Technical Ability Organizational

Media Journalist

Problem-Solving Communication Interpersonal Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Science Writer

Computer/IT Communication Time-Management Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

UX Analyst

Teamwork Entrepreneurship/Creativity Teaching/Training/Presentation

Web Content Manager

Project-Management Multitasking Commercial/Business-Awareness Analytical Technical Ability

Energy Manager

Math/Numeracy Communication Technical Ability Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Teaching/Training/Presentation

Energy Engineer

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Project-Management Communication Computer/IT Commercial/Business-Awareness Entrepreneurship/Creativity

Geochemist

Math/Numeracy Communication Project-Management Computer/IT Interpersonal Technical Ability Analytical Flexibility Research

Geophysicist

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Analytical Organizational

Water Quality Scientist

Communication Analytical Organizational Research

Hydrographic Surveyor

Communication Problem-Solving Teamwork Multitasking Analytical Flexibility Research

Hydrologist

Communication Math/Numeracy Teamwork Project-Management Computer/IT Interpersonal Technical Ability Analytical Organizational Flexibility

Minerals Surveyor

Communication Math/Numeracy Computer/IT Technical Ability Analytical Organizational Research

Quarry Manager

Communication Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Leadership/Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Business Technical Ability Flexibility

International Aid/Development Worker

Communication Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Interpersonal Leadership/Management Time-Management Multitasking Organizational Flexibility

Analytical Chemist

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Teamwork Computer/IT Organizational Time-Management Teaching/Training/Presentation Flexibility

Food Technologist

Math/Numeracy Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Leadership/Management Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Organizational Flexibility Research

Forensic Scientist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Time-Management Analytical Research

Healthcare Scientist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Technical Ability Analytical Flexibility

Metallurgist

Problem-Solving Math/Numeracy Teamwork Communication Business Leadership/Management Technical Ability Research Entrepreneurship/Creativity Teaching/Training/Presentation

Microbiologist

Problem-Solving Math/Numeracy Project-Management Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Analytical Research

Nanotechnologist

Problem-Solving Math/Numeracy Project-Management Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Leadership/Management Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness Technical Ability Analytical Research Teaching/Training/Presentation

Pharmacologist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Time-Management Organizational Teaching/Training/Presentation

Product/Process Development Scientist

Problem-Solving Statistical Analysis Communication Computer/IT Multitasking Business Analytical Organizational Teaching/Training/Presentation

Toxicologist

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Analytical Organizational

Emergency Planning/Management Officer

Problem-Solving Communication Project-Management Interpersonal Analytical Flexibility

Government Social Research Officer

Math/Numeracy Statistical Analysis Communication Teamwork Computer/IT Political Awareness Interpersonal Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Research

Interpreter

Communication Teamwork Political Awareness Interpersonal Analytical Flexibility

Museum Education Officer

Problem-Solving Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Leadership/Management Organizational Teaching/Training/Presentation

Civil Service Administrator

Communication Leadership/Management Organizational

Diplomatic Service Officer

Communication Problem-Solving Teamwork Interpersonal Commercial/Business-Awareness Business Flexibility

Quality and Diversity Officer

Communication Teamwork Interpersonal Negotiation Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Intelligence Analyst

Communication Problem-Solving Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Analytical Personal-Initiative/Confidence Organizational Flexibility

Electrical Engineer

Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Leadership/Management Time-Management Multitasking Business Technical Ability Organizational Flexibility

Logistics and Distribution Manager

Problem-Solving Math/Numeracy Teamwork Communication Computer/IT Interpersonal Time-Management Negotiation Analytical

Maintenance Engineer

Problem-Solving Teamwork Leadership/Management Business Technical Ability

Passenger Transport Manager

Problem-Solving Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Interpersonal Leadership/Management Time-Management Commercial/Business-Awareness

Transport Planner

Problem-Solving Math/Numeracy Communication Project-Management Teamwork Computer/IT Political Awareness Interpersonal