Best Careers for Organizers

Stan T.

Are you someone who likes to follow set procedures and routines?

You like working with data and details more than with ideas.

You are someone who is organized and efficient.

You like following procedures and routines
You prefer organized and systematic work
Efficiency and organization is key in what you do
You dislike ambiguity and disorder

If the above description fits your personality, here are some of the best careers that suit your Organizer personality type.

  1. Treasurers and Controllers
  2. What they do

    They direct financial activities, such as planning, procurement, and investments for all or part of an organization.

    • Supervise employees performing financial reporting, accounting, billing, collections, payroll, and budgeting duties.
    • Coordinate and direct the financial planning, budgeting, procurement, or investment activities of all or part of an organization.
    • Develop internal control policies, guidelines, and procedures for activities such as budget administration, cash and credit management, and accounting.
    • Maintain current knowledge of organizational policies and procedures, federal and state policies and directives, and current accounting standards.

    How much they make

    $146830

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  3. Financial Analysts
  4. What they do

    They conduct quantitative analyses of information affecting investment programs of public or private institutions.

    • Inform investment decisions by analyzing financial information to forecast business, industry, or economic conditions.
    • Prepare plans of action for investment, using financial analyses.
    • Evaluate and compare the relative quality of various securities in a given industry.
    • Recommend investments and investment timing to companies, investment firm staff, or the public.

    How much they make

    $100990

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  5. Clinical Data Managers
  6. What they do

    They apply knowledge of health care and database management to analyze clinical data, and to identify and report trends.

    • Design and validate clinical databases, including designing or testing logic checks.
    • Process clinical data, including receipt, entry, verification, or filing of information.
    • Generate data queries, based on validation checks or errors and omissions identified during data entry, to resolve identified problems.
    • Develop project-specific data management plans that address areas such as coding, reporting, or transfer of data, database locks, and work flow processes.

    How much they make

    $92600

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  7. Database Administrators
  8. What they do

    They administer, test, and implement computer databases, applying knowledge of database management systems. Coordinate changes to computer databases. May plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases.

    • Test programs or databases, correct errors, and make necessary modifications.
    • Plan, coordinate and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure.
    • Modify existing databases and database management systems or direct programmers and analysts to make changes.
    • Specify users and user access levels for each segment of database.

    How much they make

    $92030

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  9. Credit Analysts
  10. What they do

    They analyze credit data and financial statements of individuals or firms to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money. Prepare reports with credit information for use in decision making.

    • Analyze credit data and financial statements to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money.
    • Generate financial ratios, using computer programs, to evaluate customers' financial status.
    • Consult with customers to resolve complaints and verify financial and credit transactions.
    • Prepare reports that include the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money.

    How much they make

    $82300

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  11. Auditors
  12. What they do

    They examine and analyze accounting records to determine financial status of establishment and prepare financial reports concerning operating procedures.

    • Prepare detailed reports on audit findings.
    • Report to management about asset utilization and audit results, and recommend changes in operations and financial activities.
    • Collect and analyze data to detect deficient controls, duplicated effort, extravagance, fraud, or non-compliance with laws, regulations, and management policies.
    • Supervise auditing of establishments, and determine scope of investigation required.

    How much they make

    $78820

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  13. Accountants
  14. What they do

    They analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.

    • Maintain or examine the records of government agencies.
    • Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
    • Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
    • Review accounts for discrepancies and reconcile differences.

    How much they make

    $78820

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  15. Risk Management Specialists
  16. What they do

    They analyze and manage risk management issues by identifying, measuring, and making decisions on operational or enterprise risks for an organization.

    • Develop contingency plans to deal with emergencies.
    • Recommend ways to control or reduce risk.
    • Analyze areas of potential risk to the assets, earning capacity, or success of organizations.
    • Document, and ensure communication of, key risks.

    How much they make

    $77580

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  17. Energy Auditors
  18. What they do

    They conduct energy audits of buildings, building systems, or process systems. May also conduct investment grade audits of buildings or systems.

    • Identify opportunities to improve the operation, maintenance, or energy efficiency of building or process systems.
    • Identify and prioritize energy-saving measures.
    • Analyze technical feasibility of energy-saving measures, using knowledge of engineering, energy production, energy use, construction, maintenance, system operation, or process systems.
    • Inspect or evaluate building envelopes, mechanical systems, electrical systems, or process systems to determine the energy consumption of each system.

    How much they make

    $76960

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  19. Insurance Adjusters and Investigators
  20. What they do

    They investigate, analyze, and determine the extent of insurance company's liability concerning personal, casualty, or property loss or damages, and attempt to effect settlement with claimants. Correspond with or interview medical specialists, agents, witnesses, or claimants to compile information. Calculate benefit payments and approve payment of claims within a certain monetary limit.

    • Examine claims forms and other records to determine insurance coverage.
    • Analyze information gathered by investigation and report findings and recommendations.
    • Review police reports, medical treatment records, medical bills, or physical property damage to determine the extent of liability.
    • Investigate and assess damage to property and create or review property damage estimates.

    How much they make

    $67540

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  21. Librarians
  22. What they do

    They administer libraries and perform related library services. Work in a variety of settings, including public libraries, educational institutions, museums, corporations, government agencies, law firms, non-profit organizations, and healthcare providers. Tasks may include selecting, acquiring, cataloguing, classifying, circulating, and maintaining library materials; and furnishing reference, bibliographical, and readers' advisory services. May perform in-depth, strategic research, and synthesize, analyze, edit, and filter information. May set up or work with databases and information systems to catalogue and access information.

    • Check books in and out of the library.
    • Teach library patrons basic computer skills, such as searching computerized databases.
    • Review and evaluate materials, using book reviews, catalogs, faculty recommendations, and current holdings to select and order print, audio-visual, and electronic resources.
    • Search standard reference materials, including online sources and the Internet, to answer patrons' reference questions.

    How much they make

    $61530

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  23. Tax Examiners
  24. What they do

    They determine tax liability or collect taxes from individuals or business firms according to prescribed laws and regulations.

    • Collect taxes from individuals or businesses according to prescribed laws and regulations.
    • Maintain knowledge of tax code changes, and of accounting procedures and theory to properly evaluate financial information.
    • Maintain records for each case, including contacts, telephone numbers, and actions taken.
    • Contact taxpayers by mail or telephone to address discrepancies and to request supporting documentation.

    How much they make

    $60500

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  25. Archivists
  26. What they do

    They appraise, edit, and direct safekeeping of permanent records and historically valuable documents. Participate in research activities based on archival materials.

    • Organize archival records and develop classification systems to facilitate access to archival materials.
    • Provide reference services and assistance for users needing archival materials.
    • Prepare archival records, such as document descriptions, to allow easy access to information.
    • Establish and administer policy guidelines concerning public access and use of materials.

    How much they make

    $56400

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  27. Brokerage Clerks
  28. What they do

    They perform duties related to the purchase, sale or holding of securities. Duties include writing orders for stock purchases or sales, computing transfer taxes, verifying stock transactions, accepting and delivering securities, tracking stock price fluctuations, computing equity, distributing dividends, and keeping records of daily transactions and holdings.

    • Correspond with customers and confer with coworkers to answer inquiries, discuss market fluctuations, or resolve account problems.
    • Document security transactions, such as purchases, sales, conversions, redemptions, or payments, using computers, accounting ledgers, or certificate records.
    • File, type, or operate standard office machines.
    • Schedule and coordinate transfer and delivery of security certificates between companies, departments, and customers.

    How much they make

    $53940

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  29. Quality Control Analysts
  30. What they do

    They conduct tests to determine quality of raw materials, bulk intermediate and finished products. May conduct stability sample tests.

    • Conduct routine and non-routine analyses of in-process materials, raw materials, environmental samples, finished goods, or stability samples.
    • Interpret test results, compare them to established specifications and control limits, and make recommendations on appropriateness of data for release.
    • Perform visual inspections of finished products.
    • Compile laboratory test data and perform appropriate analyses.

    How much they make

    $52940

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  31. Title Examiners and Searchers
  32. What they do

    They search real estate records, examine titles, or summarize pertinent legal or insurance documents or details for a variety of purposes. May compile lists of mortgages, contracts, and other instruments pertaining to titles by searching public and private records for law firms, real estate agencies, or title insurance companies.

    • Examine documentation such as mortgages, liens, judgments, easements, plat books, maps, contracts, and agreements to verify factors such as properties' legal descriptions, ownership, or restrictions.
    • Examine individual titles to determine if restrictions, such as delinquent taxes, will affect titles and limit property use.
    • Prepare reports describing any title encumbrances encountered during searching activities, and outlining actions needed to clear titles.
    • Copy or summarize recorded documents, such as mortgages, trust deeds, and contracts, that affect property titles.

    How much they make

    $51380

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  33. City and Regional Planning Aides
  34. What they do

    They compile data from various sources, such as maps, reports, and field and file investigations, for use by city planner in making planning studies.

    • Participate in and support team planning efforts.
    • Prepare reports, using statistics, charts, and graphs, to illustrate planning studies in areas such as population, land use, or zoning.
    • Research, compile, analyze and organize information from maps, reports, investigations, and books for use in reports and special projects.
    • Provide and process zoning and project permits and applications.

    How much they make

    $50420

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  35. Mapping Technicians
  36. What they do

    They calculate mapmaking information from field notes, and draw and verify accuracy of topographical maps.

    • Check all layers of maps to ensure accuracy, identifying and marking errors and making corrections.
    • Design or develop information databases that include geographic or topographic data.
    • Monitor mapping work or the updating of maps to ensure accuracy, inclusion of new or changed information, or compliance with rules and regulations.
    • Produce or update overlay maps to show information boundaries, water locations, or topographic features on various base maps or at different scales.

    How much they make

    $47690

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  37. Freight Forwarders
  38. What they do

    They research rates, routings, or modes of transport for shipment of products. Maintain awareness of regulations affecting the international movement of cargo. Make arrangements for additional services, such as storage or inland transportation.

    • Calculate weight, volume, or cost of goods to be moved.
    • Inform clients of factors such as shipping options, timelines, transfers, or regulations affecting shipments.
    • Prepare shipping documentation, such as bills of lading, packing lists, dock receipts, or certificates of origin.
    • Provide shipment status notification to exporters, consignees, or insurers.

    How much they make

    $46070

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  39. Medical Records Technicians
  40. What they do

    They compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. Process, maintain, compile, and report patient information for health requirements and standards in a manner consistent with the healthcare industry's numerical coding system.

    • Assign the patient to diagnosis-related groups (DRGs), using appropriate computer software.
    • Protect the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained.
    • Review records for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with regulations.
    • Process patient admission or discharge documents.

    How much they make

    $44010

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  41. Inspectors, Testers and Weighers
  42. What they do

    They inspect, test, sort, sample, or weigh nonagricultural raw materials or processed, machined, fabricated, or assembled parts or products for defects, wear, and deviations from specifications. May use precision measuring instruments and complex test equipment.

    • Inspect, test, or measure materials, products, installations, or work for conformance to specifications.
    • Measure dimensions of products to verify conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as rulers, calipers, gauges, or micrometers.
    • Read blueprints, data, manuals, or other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures, adjustment methods, certification processes, formulas, or measuring instruments required.
    • Record inspection or test data, such as weights, temperatures, grades, or moisture content, and quantities inspected or graded.

    How much they make

    $42010

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  43. HR Assistants
  44. What they do

    They compile and keep personnel records. Record data for each employee, such as address, weekly earnings, absences, amount of sales or production, supervisory reports, and date of and reason for termination. May prepare reports for employment records, file employment records, or search employee files and furnish information to authorized persons.

    • Process, verify, and maintain personnel related documentation, including staffing, recruitment, training, grievances, performance evaluations, classifications, and employee leaves of absence.
    • Record data for each employee, including such information as addresses, weekly earnings, absences, amount of sales or production, supervisory reports on performance, and dates of and reasons for terminations.
    • Interview job applicants to obtain and verify information used to screen and evaluate them.
    • Explain company personnel policies, benefits, and procedures to employees or job applicants.

    How much they make

    $41620

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  45. Court Clerks
  46. What they do

    They perform clerical duties in court of law; prepare docket of cases to be called; secure information for judges; and contact witnesses, attorneys, and litigants to obtain information for court.

    • Record court proceedings, using recording equipment, or record minutes of court proceedings, using stenotype machines or shorthand.
    • Follow procedures to secure courtrooms or exhibits, such as money, drugs, or weapons.
    • Read charges and related information to the court and, if necessary, record defendants' pleas.
    • Prepare and issue orders of the court, such as probation orders, release documentation, sentencing information, or summonses.

    How much they make

    $41100

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  47. Medical Transcriptionists
  48. What they do

    They transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.

    • Take dictation using shorthand, a stenotype machine, or headsets and transcribing machines.
    • Return dictated reports in printed or electronic form for physician's review, signature, and corrections and for inclusion in patients' medical records.
    • Perform data entry and data retrieval services, providing data for inclusion in medical records and for transmission to physicians.
    • Review and edit transcribed reports or dictated material for spelling, grammar, clarity, consistency, and proper medical terminology.

    How much they make

    $36350

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  49. Pharmacy Technicians
  50. What they do

    They prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist. May measure, mix, count out, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders.

    • Receive written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate.
    • Prepack bulk medicines, fill bottles with prescribed medications, and type and affix labels.
    • Answer telephones, responding to questions or requests.
    • Prepare and process medical insurance claim forms and records.

    How much they make

    $34020

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