Job ID: 235148685

Job Summary
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Job Description

iHire, an industry-focused online talent platform headquartered in Downtown Frederick, MD, has an opening for a full- or part-time Resume Writer to help our growing team.

You will have the opportunity to learn the art and science of resume writing from two Certified Master Resume Writers who will provide guidance and support as you earn your own certification. Your primary responsibilities will be to compose and edit cover letters and resumes for clients, making certain that they adhere to principles of modern resume writing and meet standards of excellence regarding design, formatting, and content.

This is a great opportunity to work with a progressive company that works hard and plays hard! If you are looking for a place where you can make your mark, we want to hear from you.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create professional resumes and cover letters for iHire clients in a variety of industries and experience levels, from new graduates to executives.
  • Collect information from clients via email and phone. Organize material and plan strategy.
  • Fulfill client projects using iHire’s proprietary portfolio and resume builder tools.
  • Submit drafts for client review and incorporate feedback, comments, and changes while adhering to timelines and due dates. Revise and submit documents for client approval.
  • Finalize resumes and cover letters once clients are 100% satisfied and upload the resume to clients’ online profiles.
  • Maintain high level of productivity and quality. Ensure satisfaction of resume customers and identify opportunities to improve resume products and internal tools/processes.
  • Write resume-related career advice articles for publication on iHire sites.
  • Participate in resume-related presentations or training for iHire associates as well as members of the community.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree and one to two years of related experience and/or training with associated writing portfolio/samples; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong command of the English language, exceptional spelling, grammar, proofreading, and editing skills, and high attention to detail.
  • Polished communication skills, both written and verbal, and interpersonal skills, including conflict resolution.
  • Effective planning and organization skills to manage projects/tasks.  Reliability to maintain established schedule, manage time and priorities, and meet commitments and deadlines.
  • Analytical and strategic thinker with the ability to set priorities based on organizational objectives and needs.
  • Ability to interface with customers via phone and email, communicate with individuals at all career levels, establish credibility, and build effective relationships.
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office Suite (expert knowledge of MS Word preferred) and ability to learn new software applications.
  • Proactive and collaborative working style.
  • Ability to stay abreast of client industry trends and assimilate new job-related information appropriately.

BENEFITS AND COMPENSATION

  • We offer a very competitive salary plus an exceptional benefits package for full-time employees including unlimited PTO, flextime, comprehensive health benefits, matching 401(k), and more!
  • Enjoy our unbeatable office location – right by beautiful Carroll Creek in the heart of Downtown Frederick.
  • Fuel up in our stocked kitchen with unlimited snacks and beverages!

ABOUT IHIRE

iHire isn’t your average company. We value passion, ability, enthusiasm, and dedication. And, we provide a flexible environment where the best employees can thrive. iHire is always looking to add forward-thinking, motivated people to our team who want to grow with us and become leaders. We have a casual work environment, emphasize work-life balance, and offer competitive benefits that set us apart from the rest. For these reasons and more, iHire was voted one of the Best Places to Work in Frederick County in 2016 and regularly receives recognition as an employer of choice.

iHire is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.

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COMPANY OVERVIEW

iHire

iHire is a platform that brings career-minded candidates and employers together across 56 talent communities. Because of our cutting-edge technology and industry focus, we are able to connect our unique pool of qualified talent with the right opportunities faster and easier than a general board.

Website:

http://www.ihire.com/workatihire

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