Admin & Accounting Tests

Interviewing and reference checking is time consuming and subjective. Talk to us and save yourself time, money and potential headaches.

Quickly and accurately gain a reliable measure of whether candidates can perform the essential tasks before deciding whether to interview them, or add administrative and professional skills tests to personality and ability assessments to make a thoroughly informed selection decision.

We also offer a range of specific accounting & finance professional skills tests.

Administrative & Office Skills Tests

 

Online testing of essential skills for admin and office jobs, including data entry, typing, editing and basic accounting/bookkeeping.

Tests identify current skills, speed and accuracy of you candidate compared to an international norm group of staff in similar office and admin jobs, identifying priority development areas for candidates appointed and an objective measure for rejecting candidates who fall short of your admin skills selection criteria.

Online testing of essential skills for admin and office jobs, including data entry, typing, editing, basic accounting/bookkeeping and business writing.

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Tests identify current skills, speed and accuracy of you candidate compared to an international norm group of staff in similar office and admin jobs, identifying priority development areas for candidates appointed and an objective measure for rejecting candidates who fall short of your admin skills selection criteria.

Sample Administrative & Office Skills Tests & Reports

Data Entry Alphanumeric

Assess online a candidate’s ability to enter alphanumeric data into database fields quickly and accurately.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from the Alphanumeric Data Entry Test.

Microsoft Office Suite

The full suite of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher and Word, available as individual tests on all Microsoft Office products. All versions mimic a simulated environment and come in Basic/Intermediate and Advanced levels (some tests cover multiple levels).  We have timed & untimed versions available.

See Sample Reports

  • Click here for a MS-Excel 2016 Beginner Level sample report
  • Click here for a MS-Excel 2013 Advanced Level sample report
  • Click here for a MS-Word 2013 Intermediate Level sample report
  • Click here for a MS-Outlook 2016 Intermediate Level sample report
  • Click here for a MS-PowerPoint 2016 Intermediate Level sample report

See the full list of MS Office skills tests.

Clerical Assessment

Assess online a candidate’s ability in a range of clerical aptitudes and skills including:

  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Numerical Ability
  • Abstract Reasoning
  • Checking

Click here to see a Clerical Assessment sample report.

Specialised Assessments

We have a range of specialised assessments which assess online a candidate’s ability in a range of aptitudes and skills including:

  • Receptionist Skills
  • Business Transcription
  • Basic Customer Service
  • Call Centre
  • Food Service
  • Industrial Safety
  • Medical & Nursing
  • Retail Sales
  • Legal

Give us a call if you'd like to discuss these assessments in more detail.

Typing Tests

We have a range of Typing Tests, pick a general test or an industry specific test; all of which assess online a candidate’s copy typing speed and accuracy.

Industry - Specific Typing Tests

  • Technology
  • Medical
  • Legal
  • Banking & Finance
  • Accounting
 
 
 
 

Accounting & Finance Professional Skills Tests

Professional tests include New Zealand and Australia’s only country-specific accounting and bookkeeping tests via our sister company Accountests.com.

Annually updated and testing domestic taxation and financial reporting as well as international accounting standards.

 

Professional tests include New Zealand’s only country-specific accounting and bookkeeping tests via our sister company Accountests.com.

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Annually updated and testing domestic taxation and financial reporting as well as international accounting standards.

Sample Accounting & Finance Professional Skills Tests & Reports

Basic Double Entry Accounting Test

A fast, simple and efficient way to determine if your candidate has a good grasp of the basics of double entry accounting (i.e. debits and credits) in the form of journals, financial statements and transactions.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

Bookkeeper Test

Two distinct tests for New Zealand and Australia's distinct taxation and payroll standards.

Designed for people whose job includes bookkeeping functions, using current desktop or cloud accounting packages. The test assesses knowledge of double entry accounting, the ability to produce accurate month end accounts and the ability to interpret and use the accounts and other financial information to add value to the business owner.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

Part/Non-Qualified Accountant Test

Two distinct tests for New Zealand and Australia's distinct taxation and financial reporting standards.

Designed for candidates who are either working towards qualified membership of CAANZ or CPA, or experienced accountants who are not qualified members of a professional body, the test covers core accounting principles of Financial Reporting, Management/Business Advisory, Double-Entry Accounting & country-specific Tax.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

Chartered Accountant Test

Two distinct tests for New Zealand and Australia's distinct taxation and financial reporting standards.

Designed for candidates who are Chartered Accountant qualified members of CAANZ or CPA, the test covers core accounting principles of Financial Reporting, Management/Business Advisory & country-specific Tax.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

Management Accountant Test

An international test designed for assessing candidates whose position will include providing management accounting support to their employer, including budgeting & forecasting, decision support, organisational financial health, capital budgeting and capital projects.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

Graduate/Trainee Accountant Test

The Graduate / Trainee Accountant Test is designed to be a fast, simple and efficient way to determine whether graduate or trainee candidates have a working knowledge of the basics of double entry accounting (i.e. debits and credits) and business acumen.

The test is ideal for graduate or trainee positions where candidates have limited accounting experience.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

Cost Accountant Test

An international test designed for assessing candidates whose position will include providing cost accounting support to their organisation, including variances, implementing costing methods, costing terminology, solving practical cost accounting problems and IFRS.

Click here to see the easily interpreted performance reports generated from this test.

 

Contact us today to see how admin & accounting tests can help you choose the right candidate for the job and make the most of your existing workforce.

Ready To Up Your Hiring Game?

The average cost of bad recruitment is 140% of the salary for the role*. That’s a $70,000 mistake on a $50,000 a year job.

Save time, money, stress and your reputation with our online admin & accounting skills tests.

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