Resume Writing Resources

Links to some of the best advice on the Internet for writing a medical sales resume

Here are some of the best resources on the Internet for information on writing a great medical sales resume:

1) Resume Tips From a Medical Sales Recruiter –

In this article, interviewed Lisa Manley, a recruiter with Joppa Medical Recruiting, to inquire about what sales professionals can do to land a medical sales job. Ms. Joppa specializes in the medical device, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries. Click here to read the full article.

2) The Resume Kit – has published an excellent 31-page document about “Resume Secrets From Industry Experts”, giving advice on developing a strong medical sales resume. This provides a lot of substantive information on design, development, and content of a sales resume that will get you noticed.

Click here to view the Medical Sales Resume Kit (PDF)

3) Medical Sales Resume Tips and Develop a “Winning” Resume for Medical Sales – Global Edge Recruiting

Global Edge Recruiting specializes in professional recruitment for Executive/Management, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Products/Software, Medical Devices, Dental, Veterinary, Laboratory Diagnostics, and General Healthcare. They have an excellent reputation and a Career Center with a number of great resources to the medical sales job seeker. Here are links to a couple of articles on writing resumes:

Global Edge Recruiting – Developing Your Resume

Global Edge Recruiting – Develop a winning resume

4) Sell Yourself with Sales Resume Tips –

In this article, Kim Isaacs, a Monster Resume Expert provides recommendations on building a strong sales resume for any industry. She provides a list of questions to “kick start” your thought process when writing your sales resume and also has a list of keywords and buzzwords appropriate for sales resumes.

Sell Yourself Sales Resume Tips

5) Medical Device Sales: Recruiter Goes Through Resumes – Peggy McKee

Peggy McKee, Senior Recruiter at PHC Consulting and one of the most active and respected recruiters in the medical sales industry, has an excellent 6-minute YouTube video where she provides concrete examples of how a recruiter reviews resumes. What does she look for and what gets a resume noticed? Take a look to find out…