Sample Resume

Name Surname,
door number, street name,
City, State-pincode.
[email protected]
(405) 251-2121


A Mathematics student who is keen to find a position as a Trainee Accountant. Reliable, trustworthy, numerate and meticulous. Worked for a firm of chartered accountants last summer and gained a good understanding of what is required of an accountant. Able to work on own initiative or as part of a team and can deal with administrative duties competently.


Bachelor of Science in Mathematics — the University of Tulsa, Oklahoma; 2007; Minors: Chemistry and Physics; Current GPA: 3.0 / 4.0.
Subjects studied — Business Studies, Computer Studies, Calculus, Geometry & Topology and Catastrophe Theory.


1. Administrative Assistant, Johnson & Stevens,

  • check-mark Assisted the Senior Partner who was conducting audits on major companies in the area.

  • check-mark Handled incoming telephone calls to the Senior Partner from other companies and members of the public.

  • check-mark Organized and maintained the Senior Partner's filing system.

  • check-mark Typed reports on an IBM Compatible PC using the WordPerfect word-processor.

  • check-mark Devised a new filing system to maintain the files held by the department.

  • check-mark Solved users PC problems including sorting out spreadsheets, explaining how to use complex features in word-processing packages.

Computer Skills

  • dot Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Office XP (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

2. Coordinator, Chedlee Community Center

  • check-mark Organized a local advertising drive that increased the number of elderly people coming to the center by 20%.

  • check-mark Organized games for people attending in the afternoons.

  • check-mark Escorted some of the elderly people to and from the center.

Awards & Acomplishment

dot if Any


  • check-mark Interests at university included organizing a charity quiz, which raised $5000. Movies and theater.