This list will help you to work out what transferable skills you have that will help you when applying for jobs, attending interviews or writing your CV. 

Simply tick off any skills you have from the list and use them to help you build your CV. Steps to Work can help you to gain new skills if you are missing any key skills that you think would benefit you. We can also help you to write your CV if you are struggling, so contact us for help and guidance.

Key Transferable Skills
Meet deadlines

Classify data

Research

Ability to delegate

Compare, inspect, or record facts

Create new ideas

Ability to plan

Count, observe, compile

Design

Results oriented

Research

Speak in public

Customer Service oriented

Detail-oriented

Edit

Supervise others

Take inventory

Write clearly

Increase sales or efficiency

Working with People

Prefer details

Accept responsibility

Patient

Understand the big picture

Instruct others

Care for

Leadership

Desire to learn & improve

Persuasive

Arrange social functions

Good time management

Confront others

Motivate people

Solve problems

Pleasant

Negotiate agreements

Manage money/ budgets

Counsel people

Decisive

Manage people

Sensitive

Plan

Meet the public

Demonstrate something

Delegate

Organize people

Supportive

Run meetings

Organize/ manage projects

diplomatic

Direct others

Team player

Supervise

Explain things to others

Written communications

Speak in public

Self-motivated

Work independently

Help others

Get results

Computer Skills

Tactful

Share leadership

Other Transferable Skills
(Dealing with things)

Insightful

Think of others

Insightful

Direct projects

Use my hands

Teach

Team builder

Assemble or make things

Interview others

Solve problems

Safety conscious

Anticipate needs

Mediate problems

Build, observe, inspect things

High energy

Take risks

Construct or repair

Open minded

Empowering others

Off-bearing or feeding machinery

Kind

Creative, Artistic

Follow instructions

Take orders

Artistic

Operate tools and machinery

Listen

Music appreciation

Drive or operate vehicles

Serving

Dance, body movement

Repair things

Trust

Perform, act

Good with my hands

Working with others

Draw, sketch, render

Use complex equipment

Negotiate

Present artistic ideas

Use equipment

Understand

Play instruments

Dealing with Data

Adaptable

Expressive

Analyse data or facts

Outgoing

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Investigate

Using Words, Ideas

Audit records

Articulate

Keep financial records

Innovative

Locate answers or information

Communicate verbally

Balance Money

Logical

Calculate, compute

Remember information

Manage money

Accurate