What is a CV?
A curriculum vitae (or CV) is a marketing tool to enable you to stand out from all of the other candidates to ensure that you are selected by a prospective employer for interview. In the current economic climate companies are still hiring, but with more candidates on the market it is harder than ever to make your CV shine.
On average a Hiring Manager will spend about 30 seconds looking at a CV before deciding if the candidate is of possible interest or not, while Human Resources personnel and Recruitment Consultants will spend even less, probably closer to 10 seconds. CVs that are poorly presented, lacking in basic information or littered with spelling mistakes will be easily overlooked in favour of CVs that look and feel professional. This means that often candidates who are capable of doing the job in question are overlooked, simply because their CV has let them down.
With more than 300,000 graduates joining the UK job market each year, and over 2 million unemployed, it is getting harder and harder for good candidates to stand out and get themselves noticed. Demand for jobs has never been higher, so it is essential that you do all you can to rise above the competition.
CV writing isn't easy. You need to make sure that you grab the attention of the person reading it to ensure that you progress to the next stage of the recruitment process.
So how can we help?
We can write a personalised CV just for you, that sells your skills and experiences and will enable your CV to stand out from the crowd, thus enhancing your opportunity of gaining an interview. This will be more than simply a record of your life history; your professional CV will be a powerful marketing tool that will help you secure the job you want.
We can help you no matter what stage your career is at, from graduates and school-leavers up to senior management and executives.
Established in 2011, our team has many years recruitment experience from a diverse range of backgrounds, including recruitment consultants, internal recruitment officers and hiring managers. We know what a good CV looks like, and also what a bad one looks like.
We have recruited for a variety of different positions, from entry level graduate and school leaver roles up to senior executives, in a variety of different industries, including engineering, construction, publishing, sales, administration, teaching, IT, and many more.
This wide range of experience means that each team member is able to offer their own professional expertise to ensure that the CV we produce for you is of the highest quality.
We will walk you through the whole process to ensure you are 100% satisfied with the end result, which should greatly enhance your chances of securing the job that you deserve.
We have prepared CVs and Resumes for customers across the world, and are proud of our track record of always delivering excellent results to happy customers.
We are happy to accept orders from customers outside the UK, and can tailor your CV for the requirements of the country you are applying to, including different page sizes.