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5 Qualities Every Employer Looks for in Job Applicants

It’s the question every job searcher asks: just what are companies looking for in the perfect applicant?

Well, Cardiff-based employer Optimum Credit – who have recently a posted a number of new  positions on buzzwales – have come up with some answers. The company’s head of HR, Helen Hartshorn, recently sat down with Wales Online to talk them through the 5 key qualities companies seek out in potential new staff members.

Several of these focus on attitude, or skills areas that you can build up. It’s a very useful insight into how companies hire new staff, and may provide a great boost to your job search, allowing you to focus on key areas in which to demonstrate your proficiency.

Optimum Credit is a specialist provider of second charge mortgages for homeowners, and has over 60 employees working at its recently established Cardiff offices.

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