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

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Charity Skills List in Charity & Voluntary

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Charity role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Charity job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 35% of Charity job descriptions contained fundraising as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

fundraising
35%
charity
35%
communication skills
14%
leadership
11%
management
11%
grants
11%
regulations
11%
sales
11%
internal audit
11%
resilience
11%
compliance
11%
auditor
11%
auditing
11%
account manager
7%
account management
7%
marketing
7%
payroll
7%
charity fundraising
7%
philanthropy
7%
communications
7%
crm
7%
non-profit
4%
manager
4%
organisation
4%
employee engagement
4%
london
4%
executive
4%
creative
4%
corporate
4%
community
4%
charitable
4%
alzheimers
4%
account
4%
hr policies
4%
er issues
4%
faith
4%
organization
4%
ceo
4%
community development
4%
employment law
4%
legacies
4%
local authority
4%
mailchimp
4%
recruiting
4%
recruitment
4%
website
4%
admin
4%
donations
4%
finance
4%
reporting
4%
team leader
4%
urdu
4%
trusts
4%
revenue streams
4%
foundations
4%
fundraiser
4%
operational support
4%
customer service
4%
administrative support
4%
work alone
4%
highly numerate
4%
microsoft office
4%
flexibility
4%
filing
4%
events
4%
data
4%
customer care
4%
support worker
4%
homelessness
4%
aca
4%
interpersonal skills
4%
social media
4%
scheduling
4%
voluntary sector
4%
community groups
4%
tax returns
4%
accounting
4%
acca
4%
passion
4%
vat returns
4%
systematic
4%
purchase ledger
4%
bookkeeping
4%
executive assistant
4%
ea
4%
microsoft excel
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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