Personal Assistant Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Training

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Personal Assistant Skills List in Training

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, 24% of Personal Assistant job descriptions contained pa as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

pa
24%
secretarial support
16%
secretarial
16%
legal
12%
legal secretary
12%
microsoft office
12%
administrative
12%
communication skills
12%
admin
8%
administrative support
8%
diary management
8%
highly detailed
8%
audio typing
8%
typing
8%
administrator
8%
bookkeeping
8%
law firm
8%
conveyancing
8%
property
8%
personal assistant
8%
receptionist
8%
function
4%
flexibility
4%
office administrator
4%
client services
4%
building management
4%
team leader
4%
minutes
4%
limited companies
4%
spanish
4%
french
4%
social networking
4%
customer care
4%
data
4%
events
4%
filing
4%
contracts
4%
urdu
4%
work alone
4%
secretary
4%
executive assistant
4%
strong communication skills
4%
computer literate
4%
payroll
4%
litigation
4%
office assistant
4%
clerical
4%
real estate
4%
driver
4%
organisational skills
4%
medical communications
4%
records
4%
office manager
4%
property administrator
4%
minute taking
4%
employment law
4%
meet deadlines
4%
litigation secretary
4%
answering telephones
4%
business operations
4%
compliance
4%
architects
4%
agile
4%
collaboration
4%
imanage
4%
information technology
4%
teamwork
4%
eager learner
4%

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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