LUBS5072M Critical Skills for the Finance Professional
You are applying for a job with an organisation where you have always dreamed of
working. As part of the application process, the organisation has asked you to prepare a
written assignment, as follows:
Part 1: The Organisation (800 – 1,000 words)
i. Identify and analyse two key strategic challenges for this organisation over the
next 5 years; and
ii. Identify and analyse two ethical issues which this organisation might encounter.
Part 2: The role ((800 – 1,000 words)
i. Briefly describe the job role and discuss why commercial awareness is important
in this role;
ii. Discuss why the skill of ‘global and cultural awareness’ is important in this role;
iii. Identify and discuss the ethical duties and responsibilities relevant to this role.
1) You must use the following formatting for your assignment:
Font style Arial
Font size 12
2) You must use Harvard referencing for your assignment. You must provide
citations and a list of references.
3) You may use headings and sub-headings to structure your assignment