Career Change Resume Format

By | June 25, 2009

The resume for career change is usually all about a collection of all the skills you’ve acquired all throughout those years. Same as resume examples for other profession, this resume follows a special format.

Since you’re planning to change your career, you need to categorize your abilities and qualifications into different sections. This is in accordance to the field of work you are eying for. However, the basic portions are still present.

Resume Format for Career Change

Peter Silvers

215 Johnson Drive

New Jersey, USA

(012) 765 0979


To obtain an entry-level position in your IT department preferably a job in programming, where I can utilize my skills based from my interest and self-study in the said field.


Problem Solving

  • Has impressive skills in computer troubleshooting
  • Knowledgeable in determining problems and applying appropriate solutions
  • Have accurate solutions for any kind of computer problems


  • Knowledgeable in Visual Basic, Access, and Java
  • Knowledgeable in Adobe Photoshop and other Adobe programs
  • Skillful in restoring and fixing a computer involving the software and operating program
  • Accepts unpaid jobs involving computer restoration
  • Skillful in creating computer presentations and setting-up the computer for such purposes

Other Essential Abilities

  • Internet-savvy
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Has a good command of the English language


Masters in Business Administration     2004 – 2006

University of Chicago

Chicago, USA

  • Consistent Dean’s Lister
  • Graduated with Honors

Bachelor of Science in Marketing    1998 – 2002

University of New York

New Jersey, USA

  • Major: Marketing
  • Minors: Business Administration, Accounting
  • Consistent Dean’s Lister


  • VicePresident, Association of Top Marketers of UNY, 2006 – 2007
  • Graduated as Magna Cum Laude


Senior Marketing Officer                2008 – present

Max Factor

New York, USA

Marketing Officer         2006 – 2008

Max Factor

New York, USA


Beverly Sugar

Vice President

Max Factor

Contact details: (888) 555-9999

Mr. Billy Granger

General Manager

Max Factor

Contact details: (777) 555-9090

Dr. Betty Lutz


College of Business Administration

University of Chicago

Contact details: (999) 555-7896

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