Journalism Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Media, Digital & Creative

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Journalism Skills List in Media, Digital & Creative

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

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

journalism
52%
editorial
25%
copywriting
22%
publishing
13%
interviewing
13%
content
13%
editing
10%
magazines
10%
journalist
10%
digital marketing
10%
campaigns
10%
finance
10%
communications
7%
german
7%
current affairs
7%
online content
7%
pr
7%
construction industry
7%
b2b
7%
market research
7%
news
7%
publication
7%
reporting
7%
writing
7%
email marketing
7%
marketing copy
7%
editor
7%
editorial process
4%
new media
4%
account manager
4%
heating
4%
webinars
4%
start-ups
4%
natural gas
4%
media relations
4%
property
4%
producers
4%
conference production
4%
medical communications
4%
production teams
4%
events
4%
public relations
4%
sustainability
4%
radio
4%
networking
4%
newspaper
4%
communication skills
4%
researching
4%
working remotely
4%
online travel
4%
content management
4%
meet deadlines
4%
online news
4%
seo copywriting
4%
english language skills
4%
sales
4%
content marketing
4%
communicator
4%
audio editing
4%
digital content
4%
international travel
4%
report writing
4%
marketing
4%
social media
4%
reviewing
4%
video editing
4%
air conditioning
4%
writing skills
4%
web content
4%
copy editing
4%
b2b marketing
4%
gas industry
4%

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