Your CFO Resume is

the Key to Landing More Interviews

When creating a CFO resume there are several key elements that, if you don't get them right, you simply won't land an interview... which means you won't get the job either.

Let us walk you through the process with this chief financial officer resume sample.

Chief Financial Officer

Things to Keep in Mind When Writing Your CFO Resume

Your resume is the single most important tool in your job search toolbox. It will be required in 98% of situations and needs to stand on its own to communicate the value you bring as a project manager to any employer.

Overall, your project manager resume needs to be:

  • Well organized and utilize proper white space to make it easy to visually scan and find what the reader is looking for.
  • Flawless in terms of spelling and grammar.
  • A summary of your accomplishments stated in quantifiable results.
  • 2 pages (max). The only exceptions would be academia or federal government resumes.

With these basic tenets in mind, let's move into the details of each section of your resume. (We included full-size version of the CFO sample for your review.)

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Private Equity Resume

International Investment Professional

A founder of an international private equity investment partnership, with a focus on telecommunications, media and technology services investments. She pursued large-scale emerging market opportunities in the U.S., Russia, Europe and the Middle East.

She combined a unique set of skills and investment track record to develop a much larger network of investors.

Hedge Fund Resume

Alternative Investment Operations

Hedge fund technology expertise is what is needed in an alternative investments operations position. This hedge fund professional brought deep risk management, systems develop and process automation experience.

They successfully streamlined reporting and business functionality and built risk management systems and financial modeling technology.

In this high pressure environment, they were able to create systems that deliver automated information in a timely manner... critical to trading success.

The Power of a Professional Executive Resume

Executive Resume Samples

What Does Your Personal Brand Say About You?

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We Identify the Most Critical Points that Make You the Go-To Financial Expert in Your Industry

(and leave out the rest)

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