Sample Resume

Christopher Jones
24 Mansfield Av, Oklahoma, OK 73118
[email protected]
Tel: (405) 524-9999

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.

Administrative Assistant, Johnson & Stevens, 2006

  • Assisted the Senior Partner who was conducting audits on major companies in the area.
  • Handled incoming telephone calls to the Senior Partner from other companies and members of the public.
  • Organized and maintained the Senior Partner’s filing system.
  • Typed reports on an IBM Compatible PC using the WordPerfect word-processor.
  • Devised a new filing system to maintain the files held by the department.
  • Solved users PC problems including sorting out spreadsheets, explaining how to use complex features in word-processing packages.

Coordinator, Chedlee Community Center, 2005

  • Organized a local advertising drive that increased the number of elderly people coming to the center by 20%.
  • Organized games for people attending in the afternoons.
  • Escorted some of the elderly people to and from the center.

Computer Skills
Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Office XP (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

Awards and accomplishment: if any

Professional memberships: if any


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