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What are your interests?

Naturalist?

Naturalist

Not surprisingly, some aspect of the natural sciences will run through the Naturalist's interests - from ecological awareness to nutrition and health. People with an interest in horticulture, land usage and farming (including fish) are Naturalists.

Some Naturalists focus on animals rather than plants, and may enjoy working with, training, caring for, or simply herding them. Other Naturalists will prefer working with the end result of nature's produce - the food produced from plants and animals. Naturalists like solving problems with solutions that show some sensitivity to the environmental impact of what they do. They like to see practical results and prefer action to talking and discussing.

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    negotiation, social media, visual media, design, sales & marketing, communication, languages, teamwork, leadership, time management, adaptability, attention to detail, data analysis & statistics, critical thinking, researching information,

Key Facts

64%
of those employed in the sector are between 21 and 35
41%
of Agencies are experiencing a skills gap
73%
of Ad Agency Business is Irish
37%
of marketing decision–makers plan to invest more in marketing in 2018
64%
of surveyed companies prioritise attracting and retaining talant
63%
of surveyed companies invest in learning and development
66%
of surveyed companies expect investment in workplace wellbeing to increase
54%
of HR teams consist of 1-5 people
90%
of applications come from women
20-24k
expected salary range for entry level roles in 2016

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