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Google Sheets test: Pre-employment skills assessment to hire top candidates

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Google Sheets test
Type: Software skills
Time: 10 min
Languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Spanish
Level: Intermediate

Summary of the Google Sheets test

This online Google Sheets test evaluates a candidate’s familiarity with the technical features of the spreadsheet program and their ability to use it for data management and analysis. This online Google spreadsheet editor skills test will help you hire candidates who are well-versed in using Google Sheets.

A subject matter expert has designed this test to screen candidates with solid and practical skills in Google Sheets. You can send this online skills assessment to your prospective job applicants before inviting them to an interview.

Covered skills

  • Numerical Functions

  • Text and Logic Functions

  • Tables and Graphs

  • Data Management

Use the Google Sheets test to hire

Data analysts, accounting executive, strategy and finance executives, sales and marketing executives, sales and marketing managers, HR executives, HR managers, IT executives, IT managers and others who need strong skills in Google Sheets.

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About the Google Sheets test

Spreadsheet programs are key tools for organizing and managing data. Useful for data analysis, they also serve as data repositories and collaboration tools. Google Sheets is one of the most popular spreadsheet programs, especially when teams need to collaborate on data-driven projects.

Free and easily accessible online, Google Sheets shares many features with other popular spreadsheet programs, but also includes unique data security, storage, analysis, and collaboration features. These additional features make it an ideal tool for practical business use. Hiring candidates with strong skills in Google Sheets means your teams will be able to seamlessly collaborate on spreadsheets and share the results directly with those who need to see them.

This Google Sheets test assesses a candidate’s ability to use Google Sheets’ numerical functions, use its text and logic programs, design and create tables and graphs within Google Sheets to visualize data, and perform and troubleshoot data management tasks within the program.

With a focus on real-world scenarios Google Sheets’ users will encounter on the job, this screening test will help you identify candidates with strong, practical skills in Google Sheets. Candidates who perform well on this test have the technical skills and analytical ability to configure and navigate intermediate-level data management and analysis frameworks in any organization.

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The test is made by a subject-matter expert

Tejas V.

Tejas is a self-described spreadsheets nerd who regularly creates custom analytics, modeling, and simulation dashboards for clients. An expert in data analytics and marketing automation, he has master’s degrees in engineering and marketing, and over a decade and a half of experience in marketing analytics and financial modeling projects.

Outside of work, he listens to podcasts, plays the violin, collects movie soundtracks . . . and makes plans to blog and workout.

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