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3 Tips for Private Equity    Resume Success      © Copyright Job Search Digest
Your Resume = Marketing Tool    • Entice hiring managers to contact you      for an interview           – Show strengths  ...
1. Customize Your Presentation• Customize your resume      – Based on industry focus of the firm, tailor        accordingl...
2. Be Accurate & Clear• Must be error free            • Avoid acronyms or      – Spelling                  explain meaning...
3. Demonstrate Your Best Attributes• Highlight relevant financial modeling      – Provide specific examples of analysis co...
Your Resume = Well Written                                                             What did                           ...
Thank You                                        Visit JobSearchDigest.com                                           for m...
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3 Tips for Private Equity Resume Success

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Methods for creating and presenting a strong PE resume.

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3 Tips for Private Equity Resume Success

  1. 1. 3 Tips for Private Equity Resume Success © Copyright Job Search Digest
  2. 2. Your Resume = Marketing Tool • Entice hiring managers to contact you for an interview – Show strengths – Focus on results – Provide specific information • Past efforts that achieved results© Copyright Job Search Digest
  3. 3. 1. Customize Your Presentation• Customize your resume – Based on industry focus of the firm, tailor accordingly• Highlight well-aligned, relevant experience• Mention industry exposure & knowledge – Headline & branding statement – Core competency section© Copyright Job Search Digest
  4. 4. 2. Be Accurate & Clear• Must be error free • Avoid acronyms or – Spelling explain meaning – Grammar – First reviewer may – Punctuation have limited industry knowledge• Accuracy is a reflection of your • Ensure resume & abilities LinkedIn are in sync – Dates & titles© Copyright Job Search Digest
  5. 5. 3. Demonstrate Your Best Attributes• Highlight relevant financial modeling – Provide specific examples of analysis conducted – How it was instrumental in advancing firm’s goals• Highlight contributions using rich action verbs – Quantify outcomes of efforts© Copyright Job Search Digest
  6. 6. Your Resume = Well Written What did What sets you bring you apart? to past employers? • Provide robust • Achievements information • Accomplishments • Specific & notable value Result? Interviews© Copyright Job Search Digest
  7. 7. Thank You Visit JobSearchDigest.com for more information Based on Presentation by Debra Wheatman, CPRW, CPCC © Copyright Job Search DigestImages used with permission from Microsoft

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