If you have decided that now is the time to get a new job, it can be an exciting and scary time! This can particularly be the case if it has been a while since you have searched for a job and feel that your job searching, and interview skills may be a little rusty! If you are just starting your job hunt, here are some tips to help you on your way…
Update your CV – If it has been a while since you last did it, the first thing to do is update your CV. If you are a bit stuck on how best to present it and what to include there are many helpful guides online that will be able to point you in the right direction.
Register with Recruitment Agencies – This is a good way to increase your search, as the agencies will contact you regarding jobs, so it is like having extra eyes out there looking! If you have a certain career path or area in mind, look for specialist recruitment agencies in that field, such as this procurement recruitment agency Talent Drive for example.
Research the Companies – When you are applying for a job at a particular company, it is important to do your homework and find out more about them. Look at their website, as well as on their social media to find out more information about them so that you have a good understanding of the company, their brand and ethos before you go for an interview.