Voluntary Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Charity & Voluntary

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Voluntary Skills List in Charity & Voluntary

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Voluntary role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Voluntary job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 24% of Voluntary job descriptions contained charity as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

charity
24%
voluntary sector
20%
fundraising
16%
crm
12%
leadership
12%
young people
12%
service delivery management
8%
grants
8%
philanthropy
8%
project management
8%
influencing
8%
community groups
8%
youth work
8%
wellbeing
8%
communications
8%
strategies
8%
quality assurance
8%
partnerships
8%
management
8%
marketing
8%
engagement
8%
chief exec
8%
communication skills
8%
project manager
8%
chief executive officer
8%
ceo
8%
social care
8%
compliance
8%
creativity
8%
equality
8%
interpersonal skills
8%
supportive
8%
welfare
8%
project officer
4%
line management
4%
scheduling
4%
social media
4%
financial services
4%
disability
4%
net zero carbon
4%
net zero carbon project officer schools
4%
charities
4%
coaching
4%
customer service
4%
finance
4%
funding
4%
training
4%
capital assets
4%
finance project manager
4%
project coordinator
4%
substance
4%
counselling
4%
healthcare
4%
board member
4%
case worker
4%
project leader
4%
service manager
4%
senior project manager
4%
volunteering assistant
4%
chief executive
4%
coo
4%
campaigns
4%
fundraiser
4%
volunteer
4%
volunteer assistant
4%
volunteering
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.

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