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

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Executive Assistant Skills List in Admin, Secretarial & Pa

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Executive Assistant role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Executive Assistant job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 52% of Executive Assistant job descriptions contained pa as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

pa
52%
executive assistant
43%
ea
39%
personal assistant
33%
diary management
21%
secretary
15%
executive team
13%
admin
11%
financial services
7%
team assistant
7%
administrator
7%
attention to detail
7%
international travel
7%
ms office
7%
administrative support
7%
travel arrangements
7%
team secretary
5%
powerpoint
5%
project management
5%
minutes
5%
board support
5%
communication
5%
executive support
5%
expenses
5%
secretarial
5%
office manager
5%
project coordinator
5%
sales team
5%
business support
5%
communication skills
5%
microsoft office
5%
minute taking
5%
organisational skills
5%
charity
5%
non-profit
5%
board level
5%
crm
3%
executive search
3%
mentor
3%
interpersonal skills
3%
team support
3%
private pa
3%
meticulous
3%
law firm
3%
pa to director
3%
stakeholder management
3%
legal
3%
business administrator
3%
birmingham
3%
business administration
3%
positive attitude
3%
professional services
3%
business assistant
3%
coventry
3%
ceo
3%
written communications
3%
office assistant
3%
administrative
3%
formatting documents
3%
part time
3%
corporate services
3%
executive pa
3%
pa to associate
3%
accurate record keeping
3%
itineraries
3%
assistant
3%
pa to partner
3%
client services
3%
office management
3%
hr
3%
team administrator
3%
computer literate
3%
customer service
3%
shaping
3%
asset allocation
3%
human resources
3%
diary
3%
executive management
3%
administration
3%
time management
3%
estate planning
3%
recruitment
3%
float ea
3%
fast learner
3%
board meeting
3%
travel management
3%
financial planning
3%
leicester
3%
float pa
3%
flexible approach
3%
excellent communication skills
3%
administrative duties
3%
professional support
3%
fund selection
3%
general counsel
3%
positive personality
3%
highly organised
3%
clerical
3%
sales executive
3%
personnel assistant
3%
investment advice
3%
inbox
3%
reliable
3%
inbox management
3%
general admin
3%
appointments
3%
investment reporting
3%
access
3%
md's
3%
telephone manner
3%
it literate
3%
general administration
3%
compliance
3%
arrangements
3%
tax planning
3%
commercial awareness
3%
senior leadership team
3%
meeting notes
3%
event planning
3%

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