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Christopher Jones
24 Mansfield Drive, Cheadle,
Cheshire, SK8 3RJ.
Tel: (0161) 999 1234
chrisj@email.com


PROFILE:

A Mathematics graduate who is keen to find a position as a Trainee Accountant. Reliable, trustworthy, numerate and meticulous. Worked for a firm of chartered accountants last Summer and gained a good understanding of what is required of an accountant. Able to work on own initiative or as part of a team and can deal with administrative duties competently.


EDUCATION:

2010 - 2013 BSc (Hons) 2.1 in Mathematics at the University of Warwick.

Subjects studied: Business Studies, Computer Studies, Calculus, Geometry & Topology and Catastrophe Theory.


2003 - 2010 Cheadle High School.

3 GCE A Levels: Mathematics [A], Economics [A], Chemistry [A].

6 GCSEs: Mathematics [A*], English Language [A*], Chemistry [A*], Economics [A*], Physics [A], Geography [A].


EXPERIENCE:

2011 - 2012 JOHNSON & STEVENS
 

Administrative Assistant

A vacation job working for a large firm of accountants. Responsibilities and achievements:
  • Assisted the Senior Partner who was conducting audits on major companies in the area.
  • Handled incoming telephone calls to the Senior Partner from other companies and members of the public.
  • Organised and maintained the Senior Partner's filing system.
  • Typed reports on an IBM Compatible PC using the WordPerfect word-processor.
  • Devised a new filing system to maintain the files held by the department.
  • Solved users PC problems including sorting out spreadsheets, explaining how to use complex features in word-processing packages.


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2010 - 2011 CHEADLE COMMUNITY CENTRE

Co-ordinator

A vacation job at a community centre for the elderly. Responsibilities and achievements:
  • Organised a local advertising drive that increased the number of elderly people coming to the centre by 20%.
  • Organised games for people attending in the afternoons.
  • Escorted some of the elderly people to and from the centre.

COMPUTER SKILLS:


Microsoft Windows 7 / 8, Microsoft Office 2010 / 2013 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access), programming (ASP, HTML, JavaScript).


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:


Driving Licence: Full, clean.


INTERESTS / HOBBIES:


Interests at the University of Warwick included organising a charity quiz for RAG, which raised £5000. Badminton, cinema and theatre.


REFERENCES:


Professor William Jackson, Department of Mathematics, The University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL.

Mr Jack Lord, HR Manager, Johnson & Stevens, 124 High Street, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 3LD.



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