Secretarial Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Admin, Secretarial & Pa

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Secretarial Skills List in Admin, Secretarial & Pa

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Secretarial role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Secretarial job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 32% of Secretarial job descriptions contained legal as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

legal
32%
secretarial
29%
admin
29%
pa
16%
legal secretary
16%
secretary
16%
law
16%
company secretarial administrator
12%
company secretary
12%
company secretarial work
12%
administration
8%
data input
8%
temporary
8%
companies act
8%
icsa
8%
legal documents
8%
filing
4%
microsoft office
4%
financial services
4%
healthcare
4%
legal compliance
4%
immediate start
4%
patient
4%
nhs
4%
secretarial support
4%
pension schemes
4%
public sector
4%
typing
4%
referrals
4%
scanning
4%
telephone
4%
band 3
4%
temp
4%
billing
4%
drafting
4%
client correspondence
4%
law firm
4%
vc
4%
private client
4%
companies house
4%
audio typing
4%
correspondence
4%
medical secretary
4%
organisational skills
4%
legal assistants
4%
administrative
4%
business support
4%
agriculture
4%
administrator
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.

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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