Assessments / Skills Testing

Candidate Assessments/Skills Testing

Through Professional Alternative’s collection of comprehensive assessments, we are able to pull out the following insights for every candidate we bring to our clients, ensuring the delivery of the ideal candidate for your current needs:

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Behavior/Personality

Assessments tailored to individual positions at various levels and industries, focusing on predictive personality traits with position-appropriate situational judgment items and reasoning ability.

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Abilities

Reasoning assessments designed to identify a candidate’s capacity to evaluate, analyze, and approach problems, while executing successful resolutions.

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Culture Match

Reviewing a candidate’s potential cultural match, this assessment is designed to meet many needs, including selection across multiple positions, and identifying candidates whose values best match those of your organization.

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Skills/Knowledge

Content validated assessments measure specific skills or knowledge in accounting, administrative, call center, financial, healthcare, industrial, legal, software, and IT/technical positions.

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Specialities

These are unique assessments designed to get to the heart of matters not commonly addressed, addressing key factors such as willingness to follow safety guidelines, sales capacity, teamwork, engagement, retention, and customer service focus.

Our Candidate Testing Capabilities

We offer a variety of assessments so that you can test the candidate before you hire them to ensure that they have the skills you need to help your business grow. Below are just some of the testing capabilities we provide for various job functions:

     Accounting/Finance Testing &  Assessments:

  • Accounting
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Authority
  • Bank Teller/Cash Handling
  • Bookkeeping
  • Commercial Banking/Collections/Insurance
  • Credit Analyst/Management
  • Data Entry
  • Dependability
  • Detail Orientation
  • Financial Analysis/Management
  • Initiative
  • Numerical Reasoning
  • Situational Judgment

Administrative Testing & Assessments:

  • Attention to Detail
  • Computer Literacy
  • Data Entry/Typing
  • Etiquette
  • Filing
  • Following Instructions
  • Grammar/Spelling
  • Initiative
  • Integrity
  • Optimism
  • Math
  • Reading/Writing/Proofreading
  • Reasoning
  • Retention
  • Situational Judgment
  • Team Orientation

Call Center/Customer Service Skills Testing & Assessments:

  • Analytical
  • Concern for Others
  • Data Entry/Spelling
  • Dependability
  • Detail Orientation
  • Inbound/Outbound
  • Initiative
  • Listening Skills
  • Multi-tasking
  • Retention
  • Self-Control
  • Situational Judgment
  • Team Orientation
  • Technical Support
  • Telephone Etiquette

Hospitality Skills Testing & Assessments:

  • Compliance
  • Dependability
  • Developing Talent
  • Execution of Operational Standards
  • Guest Service
  • Hospitality
  • Initiative
  • Leads by Example
  • Managing Performance/Pressure
  • Problem Solving/Decision Making
  • Situational Judgment
  • Sociability

Management Skills Testing & Assessments:

  • Accelerating Innovation
  • Authority
  • Dependability
  • Developing Talent
  • Fostering Collaboration
  • Managing Performance/Pressure
  • Multitasking
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving/Decision Making
  • Situational Judgment
  • Sociability
  • Team Orientation

Retail Skills Testing & Assessments:

  • Cash Handling
  • Compliance
  • Dependability
  • Detail Orientation
  • Development
  • Initiative
  • Numerical Reasoning
  • Situational Judgment
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Team Orientation

Sales Skills Testing & Assessments:

  • Authority
  • Dependability
  • Inbound/Outbound
  • Initiative
  • Persistence
  • Situational Judgment
  • Team Orientation
  • Writing/Communication

Software Skills Testing & Assessments:

  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Word
  • QuickBooks Pro

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