CVs & Cover Letters

Your questions, answered

Need help with your GAAPweb profile? Or maybe you want a free CV review? We’ve collected our most frequently asked questions to help guide you through successfully searching and apply for jobs. Tips include: • How to reset your password • How to upload your CV • How to hide your profile from specific recruiters • How to get […]

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Start the year with a stand-out CV

New Year – time of resolutions, self-reflection and mass career moves. In a market flooded with fresh financial talent, your CV needs to be a door-opening document. Here’s how to keep it polished, professional and straight to the point. Make a template, then tailor-make Start big. Capture all your skills, experience and achievements in a […]

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Back to basics: CV writing for senior financial professionals

Austin is a Senior Consultant with over six years’ experience providing recruitment solutions in the finance sector. He works alongside national practice firms, insurers and consultancies to deliver key strategic hires across the UK. Putting your CV together or updating your current one can often be a daunting task, particularly for senior finance professionals who have […]

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How to write a high-impact CV and get more interviews

Date: Thursday 16th June Time: 7:15pm to 8:00pm Making a few small changes to your CV can improve your chances of securing an interview by up to 50%. The CV & Interview Advisors are inviting GAAPweb candidates to attend their free webinar on how to write a high-impact CV. During this webinar you will learn: […]

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Leading brands are hiring, is your CV getting noticed?

Top companies are hiring on GAAPweb this month so it’s an ideal time to send recruiters and employers your CV if you’re looking for a new role. But is your CV the best it can be? The experts at CVGetInterviews are here to help. You can receive a complimentary CV review (£50 value) to determine […]

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Top CV advice from Cedar

Graham is Senior Partner at Cedar. Starting his recruitment career in 1997, Graham worked in a small number of leading recruitment organisations before joining Cedar in 2004. The majority of his recruitment career has been spent sourcing mid to senior level finance professionals, working closely with a diverse mix of clients ranging from FTSE 100 […]

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Top 5 tips for writing a winning covering letter

Top 5 tips for writing a winning covering letter from Personal Career Management    Your covering letter should immediately grab the attention of a prospective employer. Making a positive first impression and highlighting why you are their ideal candidate for the job is key to securing that all important interview. Here are our top 5 tips […]

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Top tips to kick start your career

Top tips to kick start your career    Recently graduated or qualified and are now actively job seeking? These key career tips from Corinne Mills, MD of Personal Career Management will help you succeed in your job search. Perfect your CV Your CV should be well polished, simply formatted and show off the skills you […]

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Need help with your CV?

GAAPweb have partnered with CV Maker to provide you with easy to use CV templates. Create your own professional CV and upload it to the GAAPweb talent pool so employers and recruiters can find you. Click here for more information.

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Why Keywords trump Buzzwords by CVGetInterviews

By CVGetInterviews     Choosing the right language to get your CV noticed is crucial in attracting the attention of potential employers. Recruiters and electronic screening systems filter CVs by looking for keywords; these are words which summarise your key skills and qualifications, whereas buzzwords are generic and overused and should be avoided. Quantify Results    Buzzwords […]

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