Candidates for financial marketing jobs may find opportunities for these roles at UK organisations that sell financial products. These organisations may include banks and building societies, or specialist investment or pension consultancies. Financial marketing jobs also include the role of an independent financial adviser (IFA) working for a firm of IFAs or that of a self-employed IFA. Some of the important skills candidates should have include excellent communication and listening skills, the ability to explain complex information clearly and simply, the ability to analyse and research information, good sales negotiation and report writing skills, as well as an interest in financial products and markets. Certain financial marketing jobs may be found with mortgage or insurance brokers, credit and leasing firms, as well as insurance companies.