Example of functional resume

NAME

Street City, State Zip Phone Email

Job Objective

Very concisely state what job you would like next.

Highlights of Qualifications

  • Write three or four bullet statements that summarize why you would be good at your job objective. Each statement should be no longer than two lines.
  • Your statements should highlight your relevant strengths such as experience, skills, community serviced, and personality traits.
  • Prioritize the statements in this section so the most relevant one comes first.

PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

KEY SKILL

  • Write two or more bullet statements about employment or volunteer activities in which you used this skill.
  • Quantify results of your accomplishments when possible and appropriate: refer to how you positively affected the organization, the bottom line, your boss, co-workers, or customers.
  • Mention awards or commendations you received that required this skill.
  • If you used this skill to solve problems, briefly describe the problems and results.

KEY SKIL

  • Write two or more bullet statements, following the tips mentioned under the first Key Skill Section.
  • Prioritize the statements under each Key Skill section so the most relevant one comes first.

WORK HISTORY

Month Year – present

ORGANISATION, City, State
Job Title

Responsibilities

  • a
  • b
  • etc.

Achievements: 

  • a
  • b
  • etc.
Month Year – Month Year  

ORGANISATION, City, State   
Job Title

Responsibilities

  • a
  • b
  • etc.

Achievements: 

  • a
  • b
  • etc.
Month Year – Month Year  

ORGANISATION, City, State
Job Title

Responsibilities

  • a
  • b
  • etc.

Achievements: 

  • a
  • b
  • etc.

EDUCATION

Degree, Major [if relevant], 20xx
School, City, State

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Position held, Organisation, 20xx-present
Position held, Organisation, 20xx-xx

Community