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Location Telecommute, **
Date Posted 01, Thursday 2012
Category Copywriter
Listing Type Hourly Rate


Professional Resume Writer

The Professional Resume Writer will prepare career service documents for TheLadders’ customers who are searching for their next professional position. In addition to preparing resumes, the Professional Resume Writer will craft cover letters, profiles, and other job seeker correspondence. The Professional Resume Writer will prepare resumes for all industries and functions, but will be expected to become an expert in a specific field or function. The position requires strong interviewing, writing and editing skills, as well as attention to detail and a passionate commitment to creating powerful job search documents in a single version. The position requires the ability to adhere to deadlines.

Certified Professional Resume Writers preferred. Exceptionally qualified candidates without certification may be considered but will be expected to become certified prior to engaging with our customers.

This is an external contractor position. The writer must be located within the United States, but will not be required to be present in our New York offices. In order to fulfill the duties described below, the writer must have a computer with a strong internet connection and flexible availability. The writer must also be reliably reachable during normal business hours.

Essential Responsibilities

Collect information from customers as a precursor to writing the resume
Delight the customer with the quality of the resume
Create customer resumes so they serve as a compelling snapshot of the job seeker’s qualifications
Write cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and other professional job search documents
Ensure that resumes meet standards for format, content and quality
Communicate fluently in English, both written and verbal
Know and apply all grammar, spelling and punctuation rules


Bachelor’s Degree, prefer in Journalism or Communications
Experience in delivering high quality content on deadline
Skilled at interviewing others for specific information
Technical writing or editorial experience, or background in copywriting or proofreading
Passion for quality
Strong writing skills, knowledge of grammar and style
Some experience with client facing interaction preferred
Excellent time management skills
Willingness to become a Certified Professional Resume Writer

How To Apply

To apply, send 3-5 writing samples (resumes preferred but not necessary) and your own resume.
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