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Example Personal Statements

Example One - Administrator and receptionist

A mature, reliable and hardworking Administrator and Receptionist with extensive experience in a variety of organisations and situations within the commercial and public sectors. Friendly and outgoing, with a passion for helping others, and always acting in a sensitive and diplomatic manner. Very flexible, adaptable and keen to learn. Used to working with all staff from boardroom to shopfloor and known for maintaining a helpful and cheerful disposition, even when under pressure. Competent user of Word, Excel, SAP and other systems

Example Two - Senior PA

An experienced senior PA, with a friendly, outgoing nature. A good team player and all rounder who thrives on challenges, taking on and dealing with all projects as required and assisting wherever necessary to ensure all work is dealt with on time. Works well under pressure in a calm and efficient manner, prioritising work well and always completing daily tasks. Good organisational and planning skills, can work on own initiative - dealing with business matters/queries as they occur. Advanced computer skills. Especially enjoys work of a creative nature, including presentations, designing of forms, tables, leaflets and document merging.

Example Three - Supervisor

A conscientious, hard-working and well trained Supervisor with extensive experience in the catering profession. Strengths include organisation and planning of busy customer service operations, problem solving and commercial acumen. Seeking a position to use and develop these skills, either in catering or other similar challenging situation.

Example Four - Manager

A successful manager with several years' experience with blue chip companies, latterly specialising in Collections, Debt Recovery and Risk Assessment. Recent success gained within the fast moving Credit Department of the UK's largest and most successful telecommunications company. A proven track record in all operational functions, with particular emphasis on planning, implementation, team building & problem solving, combined with a high degree of customer service awareness. Known to be an approachable and friendly manager, with a keen sense of humour.

Example Five - Senior Programmer

Senior Programmer with over 18 years' valuable experience in Microfocus Cobol, C and UNIX scripting. Also proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Visual Basic for Applications. Some exposure to Microsoft Access, Java, HTML and Oracle/SQL. Hard working enthusiastic problem-solver who can pick up new programming languages very quickly. A self-motivated and determined team player who is used to working to and meeting deadlines. Seeking new challenges to further develop skills and experience.