Functional resume sample
Functional resumes are good for people with too little or too much experience. If you do not have years of experience in the hospitality industry, but you have abilities and skills you have learned as a student, volunteer, or through a hobby or sport, the functional resume lets you highlight these strengths and downplay your lack of industry experience.
IM A. SAMPLE IV
987 Northridge Drive
Omaha, Nebraska 68123
Seeking position in marketing research or financial analysis utilizing strong mathematical/statistical background and problem solving abilities.
• Exceptionally well organized, reliable and highly motivated, with the ability to handle multiple projects and produce timely, high quality work.
• Strong analytical and human relations skills; especially effective in helping customers and associates resolve issues and concerns.
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Analysis and Problem Solving
• Researched and developed a survey instrument, subsequently used to obtain information from customers regarding their satisfaction with products purchased.
• Compiled and analyzed statistical data to identify potential target markets for future sales and marketing efforts.
• Completed independent research project on the use of mathematical/statistical models as tools for solving various business problems.
• Conducted quality control inspections, analyzed results and developed action plans to address areas of concern.
Communications and Customer Relations
• Received Customer Service Satisfaction Award for high quality of services provided to both vendors and customers.
• Handled customer inquiries and sales; effectively represented company to vendors and prospective customers, resulting in a 15% increase in sales over a six month period.
• Provided orientation and training to new employees and advised them on the effective handling of customer complaints.
Bachelor of Arts, Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE (Jan 20xx)
Minor: Computer Information Systems
Graduated summa cum laude
Intern, Market Research Department, Mutual of Omaha, Omaha, NE
(Fall Semester, 19xx)
Machinist Assistant and Sales Associate, Precision Tool, Omaha, NE
(19xx to present)
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