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

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Fundraising Skills List in Charity & Voluntary

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Fundraising role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Fundraising job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 80% of Fundraising job descriptions contained fundraising as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

fundraising
80%
charity
20%
event planning
20%
marketing
20%
grants
20%
pitching
10%
trusts
10%
presentations
10%
researching
10%
strategies
10%
writing
10%
budgeting
10%
management
10%
research
10%
social media
10%
strategy
10%
appeals
10%
campaigns
10%
foundations
10%
memory
10%
revenue streams
10%
customer service
10%
organization
10%
funding
10%
finance
10%
events
10%
degree
10%
database management
10%
crm
10%
corporate partnerships
10%
funding applications
10%
target marketing
10%
strategic initiatives
10%
project management
10%
marketing manager
10%
data analysis
10%
customer insight
10%
sales
10%

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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