CareersCoach is a boutique career coaching organisation with a very high success in helping out clients to stand out and secure career advancement opportunities.
Due to ongoing high levels of demand, we are now seeking to expand with an experienced writer to write resumes and applications across every industry, sector and position, aiming to help job seekers stand out and ultimately to improve their job prospects.
This is an opportunity for an independent contractor to take on initially a casual workload across sectors or focusing on a very specific type of client on an ‘as needed’ basis to suit availability and skills. You will be paid on a job-by-job basis weekly with work level to be negotiated depending on availability and workload.
You must have experience writing contemporary resumes and selection criteria, and have excellent understanding of government and private sector recruitment practices, including the requirements of Applicant Tracking Software and the APS ILS Framework and how to market each candidate’s unique skill set competitively.
Writing resumes from scratch with client provided information.
Editing and rewriting existing resumes.
Direct interaction with clients as necessary in person, by phone and by email.
Collaborating with clients to develop selection criteria applications and applicant pitches.
Knowledge / Skills Required:
Excellent verbal and written English.
5+ years relevant experience.
Excellent general knowledge of various industries, positions and professions – all levels.
Knowledge of ATS, resume formats and candidate marketing.
Excellent people skills, empathetic and able to quickly build good rapport with anyone.
Highly developed listening skills, analytical skills and the ability to sell a candidates suitability for employment.
To apply please send your current resume, a short statement (maximum 250 words) explaining why you are interested and why you believe you are a good fit for the role.
I am interested to see how you can adapt your resume to suit the requirements of this role as an example of your skills.
If you are shortlisted you will be asked to send further examples of your work.
Anticipated start date – urgent!
Job Type: Contract
Resume writing: 5 years (Preferred)
Bachelor Degree (Preferred)