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

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Volunteering Skills List in Charity & Voluntary

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Volunteering role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Volunteering job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 29% of Volunteering job descriptions contained charity as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

charity
29%
volunteering
22%
customer service
19%
organisational skills
16%
volunteers
16%
fundraising
16%
volunteer manager
13%
volunteer engagement
13%
co ordinator
13%
communication skills
13%
sales
13%
written communication
13%
engagement
13%
hospitality
13%
volunteer coordinator
10%
fundraiser
10%
marketing
10%
ms office skills
7%
wellbeing
7%
young people
7%
welfare
7%
youth work
7%
administration
7%
charities
7%
donations
7%
supporter care
7%
volunteer
7%
interpersonal skills
7%
creativity
7%
supportive
7%
equality
7%
voluntary sector
4%
development work
4%
volunteer assistant
4%
volunteering assistant
4%
non for profit
4%
or volunteering
4%
community development worker
4%
aca
4%
acca
4%
finance
4%
funding
4%
group financial controller
4%
management accountant
4%
build strong relationships
4%
volunteer recruitment
4%
case management
4%
consultation
4%
housing
4%
interview
4%
kpi
4%
local community
4%
recruit
4%
recruiter
4%
recruitment
4%
rural communities
4%
voluntary
4%
volunteer management
4%
social services
4%
campaign management
4%
crm
4%
data management
4%
faststats
4%
innovation
4%
microsoft dynamics
4%
health safety
4%
funding applications
4%
employment law
4%
community development
4%
financial services
4%
administrative
4%
overseas experience
4%
international development
4%
bid strategy
4%
bid writing
4%
business development
4%
commercial awareness
4%
contract negotiation
4%
problem solving
4%
proposal writing
4%
tender management
4%
tender submissions
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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