Understanding what recruiters want is a challenge for all job seekers. Recognizing recruiters are often the gatekeepers between you and the job, knowing what they look for and how to impress them should be part of any job search strategy. Check out these 5 things recruiters are dying to tell you about your CV and tips on how to prepare for a chat with a recruiter to get started.
But what about the things that turn a recruiter off? Don’t let these six recruiter pet peeves jeopardize your chances of winning them over and landing your dream job.
1. Leaving off important details on your CV
Almost every recruiter I know has a story about receiving the perfect CV for a vacancy, but then hitting a wall when the contact information can’t be found anywhere in the document.