Admin Assistant Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Admin, Secretarial & Pa

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Admin Assistant Skills List in Admin, Secretarial & Pa

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Admin Assistant role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Admin Assistant job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 65% of Admin Assistant job descriptions contained admin as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

admin
65%
customer service
36%
admin assistant
23%
administrator
21%
data entry
19%
office manager
17%
coordinator
15%
administrative
15%
pa
15%
administration clerk
10%
receptionist
8%
spreadsheets
8%
reception
8%
administration
6%
nhs
6%
communication skills
6%
administrative support
6%
data
4%
government
4%
healthcare
4%
public sector
4%
administration assistant
4%
assistant admin
4%
microsoft excel
4%
resilience
4%
calls
4%
administrative duties
2%
supportive
2%
property
2%
assistant administrator
2%
queries
2%
real estate
2%
ao
2%
customer service administrator
2%
admin officer
2%
purchasing
2%
it skills
2%
customer service advisor
2%
office assistant
2%
business support
2%
secretarial
2%
communication
2%
civil service
2%
office administrator
2%
admin duties
2%
excel
2%
admin skills
2%
audit
2%
teamwork
2%
phone calls
2%
hr
2%
filing
2%
administrative assistant
2%
scheduler
2%
order processing
2%
construction industry
2%
vetting
2%
good it skills
2%
hospital
2%
customer queries
2%
office duties
2%
organised
2%
part time
2%
attention to detail
2%
diary
2%
part-time
2%
email
2%
organisational skills
2%
diary management
2%
administration and customer service
2%
ms office
2%
computer literate
2%
general admin
2%
enquiries
2%
telephony
2%
health
2%
microsoft office
2%
greeting
2%
therapy
2%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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