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Here you'll find free CV examples, good and bad, to help you write your own resume or CV.

First Free CV Example

Here's a fairly simple, straightforward CV or resume which may suit you. It looks good on A4 paper and stands out a little from the usual plain text resumes and CVs recruiters see all the time.
Fred Bloggs 10, The Street
The Town
The City
The State/Country
Zip or Postcode
Tel: +44 0101010 0101010 (work)
060452650121 (mobile)

OBJECTIVE: I would like to occupy a senior position within your Loans and Insurance Division, ideally in a Team Leader or Supervisory capacity with some line management. I would therefore like to be considered for any opportunities you have, either within a Sales or Customer Service environment.

MSc Human Resource Management - June 2003
NVQ Level 2 in Team Leading - September 2006

CII Insurance Diploma - February 2004

Certificate in Mortgage Advice - March 2005

Other Qualifications:
Please see Appendix 1, attached.

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE: Customer Service Supervisor - Sept 2001 to Oct 2003
ABC Loans Limited
Responsible for all aspects of line management for 18 customer service staff, including recruitment and performance management.

Sales Team Leader - May 2005 to present
XYZ Insurance Brokers PLC
Responsible for all aspects of line management for 15 sales staff, including recruitment and sales performance management.

For more information and other work experience, please see Appendix 2, attached.

KEY SKILLS:Recruitment and Selection
Peformance Management
Mentoring and Training
Competency Frameworks
Absence Management
Sales Skills
Understanding of the Loan and Insurance Markets, including regulatory matters.

ACHIEVEMENTS:These include:
  • Winning a promotion from Customer Service Supervisor to Team Manager with ABC Loans Limited.
  • Winner of the "Team Manager of the Year Award" in December 2004.
  • Top Performing Sales Team for 2006 with XYZ Insurance Brokers PLC.
  • I led an absence initiative which resulted in a reduction in staff absence from 8.5% to 4.1% between 2005 and 2006.
INTERESTS:Films and theatre
Playing squash

REFERENCES: Professional:
Mr James King
Senior Sales Manager
XYZ Insurance Brokers PLC
The Office
The Street
The Town
The Zip or Postcode
Tel: 0000523

Mrs Sally Jones
10 The High Street
The Town
The State
The Zip or Postcode
Tel: 06052152626

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