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Category: Business, Finance and Administration

This category contains occupations that are concerned with providing financial and business services, administrative and regulatory services and clerical supervision and support services. Some occupations in this category are unique to the financial and business service sectors; however, most are found in all industries.

Below is a list of occupation titles within this category. Choose one occupation that interests you, that will be in demand in the future, and that comes close to matching your current skill level. Select one of the following to view a comprehensive detail listing for that occupation and then you can, if desired, start a portfolio targeted to your choice.


1.  Accounting and Related Clerks      (NOC Code: 1431)
  This unit group includes clerks who calculate, prepare and process bills, invoices, accounts payable and receivable, budgets and other routine financial records according to established procedures. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.
 
2.  Administrative Clerks      (NOC Code: 1441)
  Administrative clerks compile, verify, record and process forms and documents, such as applications, licences, permits, contracts, registrations and requisitions, in accordance with established procedures, guidelines and schedules. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.
 
3.  Automotive Partspersons      (NOC Code: 1472)
  Automotive partspersons perform ordering, warehousing, inventory control and sales of parts. Their duties also include identifying parts and equipment, searching for parts, shipping and receiving parts, providing customer service and advice and maintaining records.
 
4.  Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Clerks      (NOC Code: 1434)
  Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Clerks compile, process and maintain banking, insurance and other financial information. They are employed by banks, credit companies, private and public insurance establishments, investment firms and other financial establishments throughout the private and public sectors.
 
5.  Bookkeepers      (NOC Code: 1231)
  Bookkeepers maintain complete sets of books, keep records of accounts, verify the procedures used for recording financial transactions, and provide personal bookkeeping services. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors, or they may be self-employed.
 
6.  Collectors      (NOC Code: 1435)
  Collectors collect payments on overdue accounts and bad cheques and locate debtors to make collection arrangements. They are employed by collection agencies, utility companies, department stores, loan companies, banks and credit unions, and by financial and licensing departments within governments.
 
7.  Correspondence, Publication and Related Clerks      (NOC Code: 1452)
  Correspondence, publication and related clerks write routine correspondence, proofread material for accuracy, compile material for publication and perform other related clerical duties. They are employed by newspapers, periodicals, publishing firms and by establishments throughout the private and public sectors.
 
8.  Court Clerks      (NOC Code: 1443)
  This unit group includes those who perform support functions in courts of law, such as calling court to order, preparing court dockets and maintaining exhibits. Court clerks are employed by federal and provincial courts.
 
9.  Court Recorders and Medical Transcriptionists      (NOC Code: 1244)
  Court recorders record and transcribe verbatim the proceedings of courts, legislative assemblies and committees, and prepare dictated reports, correspondence and statistics that require knowledge of legal terminology. They are employed by courts of law, provincial and federal legislative assemblies and committees, or they may be self-employed. Medical transcriptionists record and transcribe surgical proceedings, medical records and other reports requiring knowledge of medical terminology. They are employed by hospitals, medical clinics and doctors' offices, or they may be self-employed.
 
10.  Customer Service Representatives -- Financial Services      (NOC Code: 1433)
  Customer service representatives in this unit group process customers' financial transactions and provide information on related banking products and services. They are employed by banks, trust companies, credit unions and similar financial institutions.
 
11.  Customer Service, Information and Related Clerks      (NOC Code: 1453)
  This unit group includes clerks who answer enquiries and provide information regarding an establishment's goods, services and policies and who provide customer services such as receiving payments and processing requests for services. They are employed by retail establishments, insurance, telephone and utility companies and by other establishments throughout the private and public sectors.
 
12.  Customs, Ship and Other Brokers      (NOC Code: 1236)
  Customs brokers clear goods through customs and to their destination on behalf of importer and exporter clients. Ship brokers buy and sell cargo space on ships and buy and sell ships, yachts and other watercraft on behalf of clients. This unit group also includes other brokers, not elsewhere classified, who negotiate commercial transactions or other services between parties on behalf of clients. They are employed by customs, ship or other brokerage establishments or may be self-employed.
 
13.  Data Entry Clerks      (NOC Code: 1422)
  Data entry clerks type at keyboards and data entry consoles to input coded, statistical and other information onto diskettes, disks or tapes for storage. They are employed in offices and computer centres throughout the private and public sectors.
 
14.  Desktop Publishing Operators and Related Occupations      (NOC Code: 1423)
  Desktop publishing operators use computers to enter copy into a typesetting system or operate typesetting output equipment to produce text that is ready to print. They are employed by firms that specialize in typesetting, commercial printing companies, newspapers, magazines and in various establishments in the public and private sectors that have in-house printing departments. This unit group also includes markup persons and pre-flight operators.
 
15.  Dispatchers and Radio Operators      (NOC Code: 1475)
  Dispatchers operate radios and other telecommunication equipment to dispatch emergency vehicles and to co-ordinate the activities of drivers and other personnel. They are employed by police, fire and health departments, other emergency service agencies, taxi, delivery and courier companies and other commercial and industrial establishments. Radio operators receive, transmit and record signals and messages using radios and other telecommunication equipment. They are employed by transportation companies, mining, forestry and other industrial establishments, and by the armed forces.
 
16.  Executive Assistants      (NOC Code: 1222)
  Executive assistants coordinate administrative procedures, public relations activities and research and analysis functions for members of legislative assemblies, ministers, deputy ministers, corporate officials and executives, committees and boards of directors. They are employed by governments, corporations and associations.
 
17.  Financial Auditors and Accountants      (NOC Code: 1111)
  Financial auditors examine and analyze the accounting and financial records of individuals and establishments to ensure accuracy and compliance with established accounting standards and procedures. Accountants plan, organize and administer accounting systems for individuals and establishments. Articling students in accounting firms are included in this unit group. Financial auditors and accountants are employed by auditing and accounting firms throughout the private and public sectors, or they may be self-employed.
 
18.  General Office Clerks      (NOC Code: 1411)
  General office clerks type and file correspondence, reports, statements and other material, operate office equipment, answer telephones and perform clerical duties of a general nature according to established procedures. They are employed in offices throughout the public and private sectors.
 
19.  Immigration, Employment Insurance, and Revenue Officers      (NOC Code: 1228)
  This unit group includes government officers who administer and enforce laws and regulations related to immigration, employment insurance, customs and tax revenue. They are employed by government agencies.
 
20.  Legal Secretaries      (NOC Code: 1242)
  Legal secretaries perform a variety of secretarial and administrative duties in law offices, legal departments of large firms, real estate companies, land title offices, municipal, provincial and federal courts and government.
 
21.  Letter Carriers      (NOC Code: 1462)
  Letter carriers sort and deliver mail, record delivery of registered mail and collect money for cash-on-delivery parcels. Letter carriers are employed by Canada Post Corporation.
 
22.  Library Clerks      (NOC Code: 1451)
  Library clerks issue and receive library materials, sort and shelve books and provide general library information to users. They also perform clerical functions such as filing, typing and word processing. Library Clerks are employed by libraries or other establishments with library services.
 
23.  Loan Officers      (NOC Code: 1232)
  Loan officers examine, evaluate and process credit and loan applications. They are employed by banks, trust companies, credit unions and similar financial institutions.
 
24.  Mail, Postal and Related Clerks      (NOC Code: 1461)
  This unit group includes clerks who process and sort mail and parcels in post offices, mail processing plants and internal mail rooms, and clerks who serve customers and record transactions at sales counters and postal wickets. Mail, postal and related clerks are employed by Canada Post Corporation, courier and parcel express services and establishments throughout the public and private sectors.
 
25.  Medical Secretaries      (NOC Code: 1243)
  Medical secretaries perform a variety of secretarial and administrative duties in doctors' offices, hospitals, medical clinics and other medical settings.
 
26.  Other Financial Officers      (NOC Code: 1114)
  This unit group includes professional occupations in finance not elsewhere classified such as financial planners, financial examiners and inspectors, financial investigators, financial underwriters, mortgage brokers and trust officers. They are employed by banks, trust companies, investment firms and governments, or they may be self-employed.
 
27.  Payroll Clerks      (NOC Code: 1432)
  Payroll clerks collect, verify and process payroll information and determine pay and benefit entitlements for employees within a department, company or other establishment. They are employed by payroll administration companies and by establishments throughout the private and public sectors.
 
28.  Personnel and Recruitment Officers      (NOC Code: 1223)
  Personnel and recruitment officers identify and advertise job vacancies, recruit candidates, and assist in the selection and reassignment of employees. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.
 
29.  Personnel Clerks      (NOC Code: 1442)
  Personnel clerks assist personnel officers and human resources specialists and compile, maintain and process information relating to staffing, recruitment, training, labour relations, performance evaluations and classifications. They are employed in personnel departments throughout the public and private sectors.
 
30.  Production Clerks      (NOC Code: 1473)
  Production clerks co-ordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials within an establishment, prepare work and production schedules and monitor the progress of production and construction projects. Production clerks are employed by manufacturing and construction companies, printing and publishing companies and other industrial establishments.
 
31.  Professional Occupations in Business Services to Management      (NOC Code: 1122)
  This unit group includes those who provide services to management such as analyzing the operations, managerial methods or functions of an organization in order to propose, plan and implement improvements, or analyzing advertising needs and developing appropriate advertising plans. They are employed by management consulting firms, advertising agencies and throughout the public and private sectors or are self-employed.
 
32.  Property Administrators      (NOC Code: 1224)
  Property administrators perform administrative duties and co-ordinate activities related to the management and rental of investment property and real estate on behalf of property owners. They are employed by property and real estate management companies, property development companies and by government.
 
33.  Purchasing and Inventory Clerks      (NOC Code: 1474)
  Purchasing and inventory clerks process purchasing transactions and maintain inventories of materials, equipment and stock. They are employed by retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturing companies, government agencies and other establishments.
 
34.  Receptionists and Switchboard Operators      (NOC Code: 1414)
  Receptionists and switchboard operators greet people arriving at offices, hospitals and other establishments, direct visitors to appropriate person or service, answer and forward telephone calls, take messages, schedule appointments and perform other clerical duties. They are employed by hospitals, medical and dental offices and in other offices throughout the public and private sectors.
 
35.  Records Management and Filing Clerks      (NOC Code: 1413)
  Records management clerks process, code, store and retrieve records and documents and apply retention and disposal schedules according to established policies and procedures. File clerks file papers, records, documents and other material according to subject matter or other filing system. Records and file clerks are employed throughout the private and public sectors. This unit group also includes health records technicians, who maintain systems for the collection, storage, retrieval and retention of health information. Health records technicians are employed by hospitals, clinics and other health care institutions.
 
36.  Secretaries (Except Legal and Medical)      (NOC Code: 1241)
  Secretaries perform a variety of administrative duties in support of managerial and professional employers. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.
 
37.  Shippers and Receivers      (NOC Code: 1471)
  Shippers and receivers ship, receive and record the movement of parts, supplies, materials, equipment and stock to and from an establishment. They are employed by retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturing companies, and other commercial and industrial establishments.
 
38.  Special Events Co-ordinators and Special Events Managers      (NOC Code: 1226)
  Conference and event planners plan, organize and co-ordinate conferences, conventions, meetings, seminars, exhibitions, trade shows, festivals and other events. They are employed by tourism associations, trade and professional associations, convention and conference centres, governments and by conference and event planning companies.
 
39.  Specialists in Human Resources      (NOC Code: 1121)
  Specialists in human resources develop, implement and evaluate human resources and labour relations policies, programs and procedures and advise managers and employers on personnel matters. Specialists in human resources are employed throughout the private and public sectors, or they may be self-employed.
 
40.  Storekeepers and Parts Clerks      (NOC Code: 1472)
  Storekeepers and parts clerks sort, store and issue parts and supplies for use by the establishment in which they work and for sale to the public. They are employed by manufacturing companies, retail and wholesale establishments, mining, forestry and construction companies, repair shops, hospitals and other establishments and the armed forces.
 
41.  Survey Interviewers and Statistical Clerks      (NOC Code: 1454)
  Survey interviewers contact individuals to gather information for market research, public opinion polls or election and census enumeration. Statistical clerks code and compile interview and other data into reports, lists, directories and other documents. Workers in this unit group are employed by market research and polling firms, government departments and agencies, utility companies and other establishments. This unit group also includes clerks who observe and record information on traffic flow and who take utility meter readings.
 
42.  Telephone Operators      (NOC Code: 1424)
  Telephone operators operate computerized or conventional telephone systems to advance and assist the completion of telephone calls. Telephone service operators assist, monitor and train telephone operators in the performance of their duties. They are employed by telephone companies.