Basic CV template

Basic CV template

Publicated on Jul 3, 2015 - Give your opinion

The following basic CV template is useful when it comes to applying for a job in a classic company that does not require any creativity or originality.

It is possible to find in it the basic elements of a CV, such as the personal statement, the key skills, the employment history, etc.

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Basic elements of a CV

In this basic CV template you can easily identify the different parts that make the CV. It is possible to see: personnal statement, key skills, employment history, education, hobbies and interests, and references.

Personal statement: A conscientious and professional personal assistant with extensive experience in administration, PA and secretarial roles, currently seeking a new position as an Executive PA. A highly organised and efficient individual, whose thorough and precise approach to projects has yielded excellent results.

What to write in a CV

In each part of you CV, you need to stand out key information about your profile, so that the employer is able to imagine what kind of position you are applying for, just by reading your CV.

In the employment history part, it is advised to give the exat name of the job, the duration of the job, and list your main achievements and responsibilities, using verbs of action for instance.

Implemented a change of stationery supplier, reducing costs by 20% // Reorganised the meeting booking process, implementing an online system which all staff can access, leading to reduced diary conflictswithin the team

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claire berry
claire berry
Posted on Aug 25, 2016

Great example


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