Your CV is one of the most important documents you will ever have to produce. Simply having a qualification from a reputable institution or incredible references is not enough to cut it. You need to show extreme attention to detail because employers receive hundreds of CV’s for one job post.
Here are 4 things you need to keep at the top of your mind as you compile your CV and guess what? These are applicable to any industry!
Position: Account Executive
Duration: 5 May 2017- 5 May 2018
Duties: Managing the day to day relationships with clients
Position: Account Manager
Duration: 10 months
Duties: Sourcing new clients for company
Three things are wrong with this candidates CV:
Having your name and contact details on every page may save you should any of your information goes missing.
In fact, employers hate this phenomenon so save your money to send more applications to potential employers.
We suggest Arial or New Times Roman because they are professional and the standard fonts many organizations use. A CV is not a love letter!
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