To secure a job in any industry, you’ll need to ensure that you have a great CV that gives recruiters and potential employers a positive first impression of the skills you can bring to their business. For accounting roles, you’ll need to present specific and relevant information so that anyone who reads your CV immediately understands that you would be an excellent candidate for the position you are applying for.
Writing a CV is not rocket science, and you should remember that basic rules such as checking spelling and grammar are crucially important. Making your application stand out from the crowd, however, can be simple when you follow our essential guide to writing a winning CV for a role in accounting.
Here at CareerWise, we love matching the right candidate with the right job. We know what a great CV looks like, and here are our top tips on what to include:
Of course, you’ll need to include the details of two referees, unless otherwise specified, and these should be contacts who know you in a professional capacity. Check that your referees are happy to perform this role for you, and provide their contact details and job titles as requested.
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For Accounting jobs across Cork, Limerick and Galway, call us at CareerWise on +353 (0) 21 206 1900 for a consultation, or contact us online today.
Joe Robbins is co-founder of CareerWise Recruitment. A graduate of the University of Limerick (Degree in Business Studies, 1985), Joe worked in the UK for five years where he specialised in materials management, production management and plant management for a number of companies.
He returned to Ireland in 1992 to become Operations Manager for a Cork-based start-up, FMC Automotive Division which was subsequently taken over by Snap-on Equipment. Joe managed the business re-location of this company to Shannon in 1997 before setting up CareerWise Recruitment in 1999.
He is a committee member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Mid-West region, and a former Director and Vice President of the Shannon Chamber of Commerce. Joe is former Chairperson of the Sixmilebridge Camogie Club and current Chairperson of the Clare County Camogie Board.
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