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

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Volunteers Skills List in Charity & Voluntary

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Volunteers role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Volunteers job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 34% of Volunteers job descriptions contained customer service as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

customer service
34%
events
25%
volunteer management
17%
safeguarding adults
17%
admin
17%
event management
17%
fundraising
17%
merchandising
9%
motivation
9%
adoption
9%
turnover
9%
succession planning
9%
community fundraiser
9%
sustainability
9%
community fundraising
9%
volunteering
9%
charity
9%
communication skills
9%
care plans
9%
computer literate
9%
health
9%
customer care
9%
flexible approach
9%
policies
9%
interpersonal skills
9%
voluntary sector
9%
service coordination
9%
organisational skills
9%
account manager
9%
call centre
9%
positivity
9%
empathy
9%
reliable
9%
safeguarding
9%
communications
9%
strong admin skills
9%
sales
9%
complaints
9%
sales administration
9%
income
9%

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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