You’ve got the qualifications, but suddenly it seems like everyone else does too… And when you’re competing for the top accountancy and bookkeeping roles, how do you stand out?
Are you experienced?
If your CV looks a bit thin on the work experience front, then this is a great place to start.
Appeal more to potential employers by taking temporary work or fixed term contracts to get some more experience under your belt. Many job seekers are looking to find a job for life, but modern careers don’t look like this any more, so keep an open-mind when looking at vacancies.
A great way of finding out whether you like a particular industry or role is doing maternity cover. You’ll have long enough to get your feet under the table and improve your CV in the process. And if you love the role and make an impact, your employer may find a more permanent role for you.
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