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

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Personal Assistant Skills List in Admin, Secretarial & Pa

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Personal Assistant role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Personal Assistant job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 39% of Personal Assistant job descriptions contained pa as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

pa
39%
secretarial support
24%
diary management
24%
executive assistant
24%
telephone manner
16%
microsoft office
16%
audio typing
16%
administrative
16%
telephony
8%
strong communication skills
8%
diary
8%
executive secretary
8%
calls
8%
payroll
8%
english grammar
8%
bookkeeping
8%
multi tasking
8%
working experience
8%
organisational skills
8%
microsoft word
8%
microsoft excel
8%
answering telephones
8%
typing
8%
architects
8%
administrative support
8%
admin
8%
property administrator
8%
office manager
8%
team secretary
8%
contracts
8%
compliance
8%
business operations
8%

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.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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