Résumés. Sell Yourself in Writing. Joliet Junior College Career Services. What is a Résumé ?. A personal summary of your professional history and qualifications. It describes your abilities, your experience (paid and/or unpaid), and your education.
Sell Yourself in Writing
Joliet Junior College Career Services
A personal summary of your professional history and qualifications.
It describes your abilities, your experience
(paid and/or unpaid), and your education.
An effective resume should get you an interview.
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Cash Applications Specialist
The Cash Applications Specialist will handle day-to-day responsibilities related to applying cash.
Apply cash to individual accounts using the invoice and policy number to properly apply cash
Apply deductibles with the required claim number
Print copies of checks
Assist with billing and month end
Some college coursework required
2-3 years of cash application experience
Insurance and accounting experience preferred
Must understand debits and credits
Intermediate Excel knowledge is a must
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
Clearly lets the employer know you are looking for
AVOID VAGUE STATEMENTS
To obtain a challenging position that utilizes my education and skills
AVOID STATEMENTS THAT FOCUS ON YOU
A position where I can advance professionally
BE SPECIFIC, CLEAR AND CONCISE
To obtain an entry-level accounting position at ABC Financial
Seeking a customer service position that will utilize previous retail and sales experience
CPR and First Aid certified lifeguard seeking a summer position at the Joliet Park District
To obtain a part-time position in retail or fast food
Sample Job Description:
Retail sales experience preferred
Must have excellent computer and keyboarding skills
Equally effective working independently and on a team
Must enjoy working with people
Bilingual (English / Spanish) skills a plus
Summary of Qualifications:
Internships, full or part-time, seasonal, leadership experience, volunteer work…
List most recent experience first
Use Action Verbs
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or contact Career Services at:
Phone: (815) 280-2756Email: email@example.com