College Graduate Finance Resume Example

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This resume example is for a recent college graduate (or college senior) looking for a job in finance or consulting. Because she has limited work experience, she emphasizes the work experience gained from internships. Internships are a great way for college students and graduates to gain work experience and skills in a particular field, and should be included on a resume.

This resume is divided into sections on education, work experience, activities/services, and computer skills.

College Graduate Finance Resume Example

Hailey Sharpe 
Home 555-555-5555
Cell 555-555-1234
456 Oakwood Terrace
Philadelphia, PA 12121


XYZ College, XYZ Town, NY
Bachelor of Arts, May 20XX
Major: Government, 3.80 GPA 
Minor: Business, 3.89 GPA
Dean’s List 20XX-20XX

ABC High School, ABC Town, CT
May 2006


Intern, Pierre Financial Management, Hartford CT
Summer 20XX
Completed full-time internship working with institutional brokers analyzing United States markets and industries. Researched and evaluated derivatives, equities, and bonds with Pierre’s new analytics computer system.

Client Associate Intern, Acme Associates Consulting Firm, Hartford CT
October 20XX-October 20XX
Analyzed market trends, volumetric data, and consumer feedback to help clients tailor products or services. Created custom solutions for sell-side financial institutions.

Consultant Intern, Johnson Studios Marketing Consulting Firm, Stamford CT
Fall 20XX

Analyzed private education market; research allowed firm expansion in three new metros. Researched media buying for two clients using databases, telephone surveys, and competitor data. 

Survey Assistant, Hartford Superior Court, Albany NY
Summer 20XX
Created and implemented detailed project studying daily flow within courthouse, including data collection and analysis, employing Microsoft Excel.

Performed filing and other administrative tasks for criminal and civil case flow offices.


Chair, Social Integrity Board, XYZ College
Fall 20XX-Present

Member, Social Integrity Board, XYZ College
Fall 20XX-Spring 20XX
Appointed by Student Government Association Executive Committee, as member of Social Integrity Board. Arbitrate and sanction students in violation of XYZ Student Code of Conduct. Coordinate delivering injunctions to students in both hearings and written form. Conduct cases in collaboration with Residential Life, and review campus honor codes.

Student Speakers Bureau Member, XYZ College
Fall 20XX-Present
Apportion funds to XYZ organizations to bring speakers to campus.


Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Lexis-Nexis, Adobe

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