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Would working at a payroll company be good enough job experience when applying to become a financial analyst?

I want to work at this payroll company for at least a year first, but I'm not sure if it'll be good enough experience to apply for a financial analyst position. I'll be getting my Finance degree soon and it's been 8 months since I've been working there. Can you please tell me if I should seek another job that's more related to Finance or is this position fine? Any advice would be very appreciated.

Asked By: Virginia - 11/23/2007
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May, if you are working at a payroll compnay, that's certainly giving you some technical skills in processing payroll, but a financial analyst typically has a little bit more exposure to analyzing financial statements, but don't despair...stay where you are for a year, finish your degree, but that doesn't mean you can'... More
Answered By: Danny S - 11/23/2007
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