The proven CV writing service for executives, C-suite and board.
We help you beat the competition, secure your next role and increase your earning potential.
Our CVs have won clients roles at…
“The consultant knew my industry backwards, through one-to-one conversation, we had a CV that communicated exactly what was needed – no more, no less.
The effect was immediate, with my conversion rate skyrocketing to 40%, 4 job offers, and ultimately a 38% salary increase.
An absolute no-brainer, worth every penny – cannot recommend strongly enough.”
MG, IT Project Manager
A one-to-one 1 - 1.5hr video consultation with an expert in your industry
An award-winning bespoke CV
Quality assurance from our CEO & professor of English
Detailed guidance & tips on using your new CV
CV Writing service
If you need any advice, we are just a phone call away:
How it works
Our process is simple, proven and delivers every time.
A focused discussion around your objectives, experience and accomplishments with your industry experienced specialist.
We craft your tailored CV
Our consultants craft your CV, with the tone, accuracy and alignment you need to resonate with the recruiters of your target role and beat the ATS bots.
New CV in
7 working days
You will receive your new, expert-written CV within seven working days. If you have a pressing deadline to meet, we offer a 48-hour express service.
We provide you with your tailored CV as well as guidelines and tips on how approach your target position, to secure your perfect role.
The trusted CV writing service…
Hear what professionals just like you thought of our CV writing service.
“What’s the phrase? – The proof is in the pudding!
City CV helped to land me a job.
So yes City CV can help you too. In a competitive market this gave me an edge.”
5* Google Review
“I have used City CV a number of times over the past five years and they always do an incredible job of pulling together a top drawer CV .
Definitely the best money I have spent to date.”
Why invest in professional CV writing services?
Interviews lost due to a poorly written CV
Potential uplift in earnings
Our clients win roles with higher remuneration and greater authority.
Clients see results in a little as 48 hours
Our award-winning service
We set the standard for what a great CV is across multiple sectors.
Best Executive CV
Best Graduate CV
Best Finance CV
Best Hospitality CV
Best International CV
Best Marketing CV
Is it worth the money?
90% of interviews are lost because of poorly written CVs. When the job market is as competitive as it is today, you can’t afford to lose a single opportunity.
Recruiters spend less than five seconds looking at a CV. That’s why we’re here – your consultant will ensure you pass the five second test and get through to interview.
Investing in your CV is invaluable. By working with one of our expert consultants, you’ll edge out the competition and land a new role or get that promotion. We will also help you increase your earning potential so that you can get back the money you invested quickly.
Manon & Matt – 5*Google Reviews, Executive, Global Asset Manager & MD, Top Tier Investment Bank
“Both my husband Matt and I have just landed two fantastic executive City jobs – at a tier one investment bank and an asset management company – with the incredible support of City CV. Both Matt and I signing up to the City CV ‘Executive Impact’ package has been the best investment in our careers.
Josh – 5* Google Review
“My CV, Cover Letter and LinkedIn profile were marketed towards the industry I was targeting and the results were quick. I was getting invited to interviews. I managed to get through three rounds of interviews and receive an offer from the first firm that gave me a chance. So it is safe to say that City CV’s methods overall yield results.”
Will it be done in time?
We pride ourselves on providing an efficient, quality service so that you can start transforming your career as soon as possible. Your consultant will work with you to understand exactly what you need and provide you with a job-winning CV within seven working days of your consultation. We also offer a fast track 48 hour service to ensure you don’t miss any job opportunities.
Will they know my sector?
The City CV team comprises former industry professionals, head-hunters, HR professionals and career experts, each with powerful copywriting and coaching skills.
With deep industry knowledge, we match new clients with an expert who is perfectly in tune with how to position them for success in their chosen field.
MG, IT Project Manager
“The consultant I was given, Karl, who, contrary to my rather arrogant assumption, knew my industry backwards, and was able to walk me through my profile from the perspective of my target employers, and through one-to-one conversation, iterated through until we had a CV that communicated exactly what was needed – no more, no less.”
Tomaso, Head of DCM, Global Bank
“Your efforts, competence, profound knowledge of the financial markets – its activities and products – were very helpful in the shaping of a targeted, effective CV! Totally appreciated.”
Do I have to do lots of work?
We do all the hard work for you. You will be matched with a professional and industry leading CV writer. Your 1 – 1.5 hour online video consultation will be scheduled at a time to suit you. Expect a focused discussion and insightful questions around your objectives, experience, accomplishments and goals. Your expert writer will then do all the legwork in transforming your CV.
Once you are happy with your CV we will provide you with tips and guidelines on how to approach your target role so that you can feel confident when applying for jobs.
Who else have you worked with?
As an international career consultancy, we’ve provided our CV writing services to thousands of individuals and organisations worldwide. We support individuals from mid-career professionals to top executives, CEOs, non-executive directors and board members.
We’ve also worked with myriad organisations, including SMEs, global giants, public sector bodies and charities, where we provide tailored outplacement support as well as employee engagement and retention programmes.
How does it work?
The process is simple. First, your consultant will have a one-to-one video consultation with you to understand your objectives. They will then expertly craft your new CV. Our unique editing process checks tone, accuracy and alignment with recruiter algorithms. Quality is overseen by CEO, Victoria McLean, and City CV’s Professor of English. You know you’re in safe hands.
You will receive your new, expert-written CV within seven working days. Your CV is accompanied by a detailed set of guidelines and tips. If you have an important and pressing deadline to meet, we offer a 48-hour express service, designed to ensure no opportunity or job opening is missed.
Your new bespoke CV contains exactly what recruiters and senior leaders want to see, including formatting, power-phrasing and keyword optimisation. It positions you as the perfect candidate. Your passport to your professional future is ready.
How much return will I get on my investment?
With City CV’s writing service, you pay for more than just a well-written CV. You’ll also benefit from expert guidance that will prepare you for interviews, build your personal brand and land you roles with higher remuneration. Our clients see results in as little as 48 hours and go on to secure roles at companies from Apple and Amazon to the BBC.
Investing in a professional CV writing service will be one of the best career decisions you make. Our specialist team uses a strategic approach when writing CVs, fusing market knowledge with a deep understanding of recruitment techniques to get you through the ATS and straight to interview.
Immediate Return on Investment:
Our experts do all the hard work for you. Expect: enhanced performance; rapid increase in interviews; top-tier offers; increased earnings; 100% improvement in confidence and success.
Specialist career consultants, writers and executive career coaches with backgrounds across all areas of banking, law, business, industry, finance, technology, project management, marketing, creative, HR and more.
Clients success derives from our unique blend of exceptional writing and coaching talent, fused with in-depth understanding of how UK and international employers make hiring decisions.
Made to Measure:
Coaching and writing tailored to each individual. Strategic content and delivery generate unprecedented success.
City CV has won multiple awards in the international TORIs, the ‘Oscars’ of the CV writing world. We are driven to excel and be the best.
Marketing ‘Brand You’ is a specialist skill and one we are extremely passionate about. City CV writers and coaches are handpicked and rigorously trained in how to best present clients to beat their competition.
Our writing and coaching are subject to an exacting quality process, overseen by our CEO (a former headhunter and blue-chip recruitment manager) and our in-house Professor of English.
We are passionate about supporting our clients and nurturing their power to change. Our professionalism and commitment to you drives everything we do.
It makes sense to us to polish and perfect every CV, so that our services are continually recommended and endorsed. And, as a large percentage of new clients come to us via referral, it’s an approach that obviously works. We measure our own success by the success of our clients and we make a point of staying in touch with our clients to see how their careers develop. We are particularly proud of the fact that many clients come back to us every few years for a CV update.
But don’t just take our word for it; here are some of the reviews and successes that our clients have enjoyed and don’t forget to check out our 5* Google Reviews.