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Understanding of local recruitment services makes us different we ask candidates send cv resume Birmingham Wolverhampton Coventry Solihull Dudley In the highly competitive and fast paced world of recruitment. We are experienced at recruiting both temporary and permanent (&executive) senior management across the full functional disciplines and industry sector sectors. Below is a short indication and advice on what local employers West Midlands are seeking for on CV resumes.
Employers don’t just buy skills, they buy solutions, so show how can you make the company money and how can you resolve the problems that they have.
You need to think about your unique selling points. What is the one reason that an employer should hire you above all other candidates? What can you bring that is unique or added value to the position/company? What skills and experience do you have that will meet their needs?
Employers spend around 20 to 30 seconds scanning your CV, so it needs to remain clutter-free and easy to read.
First opportunity you have to be conservatively creative is the way that you display your name. This should be the only time that you can be slightly flamboyant and add flair to your CV. Mistral and Copperplate are two of the preferred fonts that enable your name to stand out amongst the traditional Times New Roman style employed by 99.9 per cent of job applicants.
Tailor your CV to suit the requirements of each particular job that you are applying for can greatly increase your chances
Sum up your unique selling points and, in a brief sentence
Emphasis that your previous roles involved considerable responsibility
Demonstrate co-coordinating skill set to their job description
Hobbies and Interests
Establish your leadership and organisational ability
Mistakes on your CV are common & difficult to repair the damage once an employer sees it. As well as checking your spelling and grammar, make sure your employment dates match
Even in roles where writing is not necessarily a key skill, poor writing shows a lack of care which no manager will want in their team. Never trust a computer’s spell checker and always get someone else to read through your CV to spot any errors you may have overlooked. Grammar can be tweaked by reading a piece out loud – if it doesn’t sound correct, then it probably won’t read very well.
Avoid missing important pieces of information out, revisit your CV every month adding anything of importance and cut any information that is no longer required
You might have added significantly to your people skills, where previously your CV was more angled towards your qualifications. As your experience develops, it’s important to ensure that the balance of your CV presents the best reflection of the person you are now, the skills you have acquired or enhanced, and your potential value to a new employer.