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    Other associate professionals perform technical tasks connected with the practical application of knowledge relating to finance and sales, or business enterprise administration, bookkeeping, legal, statistical and other services, government activities relating to customs, travel, tax, welfare, job placement, licensing, the police force, as well as with social work, entertainment, sport, and religion.

    Tasks performed by workers in this sub-major group usually include: undertaking specialised business in the field of securities, insurance or property; organising travel -, engaging in the wholesale trade of technical and other goods; acting as appraisers, valuers or auctioneers; providing business services as agents, trade brokers or labour contractors; engaging in enterprise administration, bookkeeping, legal, statistical and other services; executing government work related to various fields such as border control, customs, travel, tax, welfare, job placement, licensing, the police force; performing social work; designing products, and creating interior decorating schemes; performing in the fields of entertainment and sport; executing some religious tasks. They may receive guidance from Senior government officials, Managers or Professionals. Supervision of other workers may be included.

    It should be noted that, depending on the specific tasks and degree of responsibility in executing them, as well as on the national educational and training requirements, it may be appropriate to classify some of the occupations that are identified here into Sub-major group 24, Other professionals. This is particularly relevant to the occupations classified into Minor group 346, Social work associate professionals.

    Occupations in this sub-major group are classified into the following minor groups:

    341 Finance and sales associate professionals

    342 Business services agents and trade brokers

    343 Administrative associate professionals

    344 Customs, tax and related government associate professionals

    345 Police inspectors and detectives

    346 Social work associate professionals

    347 Artistic, entertainment and sports associate professionals

    348 Religious associate professionals

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