CV examples: check out other peoples' CVs

Whether you’re creating your first CV or revamping your existing one, it’s sometimes really helpful to look through CV examples that other people have made. These CV examples are job specific so pick the one that is closest to the role you’re looking to apply for.

These CV examples allow you to see how people in different job roles might complete their CV.

Things to note about these CV examples:

You should tailor your CV to the exact job that you’re applying for – every time. Sure, every CV you send in might be for a ‘Marketing Consultant’ role, but each employer will have different requirements. Whilst looking at CV examples might give you ideas of how the perfect CV is structured and how certain sections of the CV are presented, you still need to write your CV from scratch, tailored to the job specification.

CV examples for graphic designerAs well as these CV examples, you may also like:

  • How to write a CV (or ‘How to write a CV for clinical jobs‘) – ensure you’re putting the right information into your CV and leave out what your employer doesn’t want to see! Our ‘how to write a CV’ template includes examples of what you can write in your CV to ensure you win that elusive role.
  • Free CV templates – ensure that you use a clean, professional and uncluttered CV template – here’s a selection of free examples of CVs (without any info in them) for you to download and customise.  Using a CV template is the quickest, easiest way to put your CV together!

In addition to our CV examples, this site is packed with information to help you put together the best possible CV and covering letter. We have an overview of how you can build your work experience as well as a series of articles helping you identify the types of skills that employers value.  Use the menus to find the most useful information to you and don’t forget to check out our blog for the latest career posts!