Unemployed or need a new challenge? With these iPhone and iPad resume apps, your new job might be just a tap away! As the market is getting increasingly competitive, finding the right job has become a daunting task. When it comes to finding a job, a lot depends on your resume. Let these apps help you make a perfect impression. Here’s a list of the best resume apps for iPhone and iPad that help you create excellent Resume and CVs easily.
1. LinkedIn: Network & Job Finder
LinkedIn is not just a great place to find jobs, but it keeps you well-connected. It is the “business” social network that keeps you in touch with the right people.
You can build a virtual CV, make contacts, get recommendations and search for jobs that interest you. Just like Facebook, LinkedIn has a feed that displays updates and news of people in your circle. You can also see who or which potential employer saw your profile. There are also many LinkedIn groups you can join to keep up with the latest news and job openings.
Price: Free (Offers In-App Purchases)
2. PathSource Résumé
“Resume” is an ideal app to create a professional CV with the needed convenience. With ten top-quality templates available to choose from, you won’t have any problem creating the desired resume.
Just in case, you are not entirely pleased with the pre-defined templates, you can buy premium templates through in-app purchases. It lets you add, edit and rearrange sections just the way you want. Having created the resume, evaluate it to remove typos, errors and preview it. Better still, the option to export your CV directly as PDF file brings a lot of convenience into the play.
Price: Free (Pro Membership (30 Days) – $7.99 | (180 Days) – $29.99)
3. Resume Star: Pro CV Maker
With “Resume Star,” you can create an impressive resume quickly. All you have to do is fill in your information, and the app will create a correctly formatted PDF resume that you can email, print or post online.
It uses high-quality templates with complete sections to ensure your CV looks appreciable and can have a decisive edge over others. With the use of suitable fonts, it makes the text look neat and clean. The app keeps flashy colors and styles away to make sure the CV has a professional appeal.
Price: Free (Standard Purchase – $5.99)
4. Resume Builder by Nobody
This resume app takes the headache of templates off the table; it lets you focus on the content first. Once done with the most important aspect, set your content in the pre-defined styles.
Packed with some fantastic features, the app also includes Live Preview (on iPad), AR Preview, Flexible Editor, and PDF Export. With Cloud Storage support, you can use multiple devices; edit the resume on iPad or iPhone as per your whim.
Price: Free (Pro Version – $14.99)
5. Resume Builder+ Professional
Crafting a professional quality resume with this app is pretty straightforward. For starters, the library of 100+ designer templates comes in real handy. Further, the app includes guides on creating a good resume.
You can also use suggestions and writing tips as per job description. The app also has full PDF support, wherein you can download in PDF format, print, or share via e-mail or save for future use.
Price: Free (Resume Three-Pack – $1.99)
6. Resume Builder, Resume Creator
“Resume Maker” is a top-notch app that allows you to create appealing CV with little effort. There are multiple pre-defined templates for you to pick from and give your resume the decisive edge.
Depending on the specific requirement, you add and re-arrange sections. Having created your resume, you get the option to preview the CV to ensure it’s up to the task. The cover letter and the personalized signature add more value to your resume.
7. Resume Builder – CV Designer
This is an excellent template tool for creating the perfect CV on the go! It is a rather basic and straightforward app that lets you create your CV when you need it urgently. There’s a predefined template with sections like Experience, Skills, Objectives and the likes you just need to quickly fill in your information and details.
You can also create your custom sections. You can also add an events section to make a list of significant events to be shown in order. Once done, just email or print the CV from the app itself. Overall, it’s an excellent app for creating a good-looking document super-fast!
Price: Free (Stop Ads – $1.99)
8. Quick Resume
“Quick Resume” keeps the process of creating CV pretty straightforward yet highly effective. Just enter all the necessary information and this resume app will produce a tried and test CV.
As per your need, you have the complete freedom to reorder the sections and add your module. The support of seven PDF resume styles lets you convert your CV into the preferred PDF file. The clean UI and 3D Touch support enhance user experience.
Price: Free (Remove ads – $0.99)
9. Resume Builder for Job Search
“Resume Builder” has got enough tools to let you create a top-quality resume. It features 16 templates and allows you to comfortably adjust the margins and style.
The app lets you add a cover letter to attract attention instantly. You can also add a signature to your cover letter. On top of all, Resume Builder is integrated with multiple cloud services such as Google Drive, iCloud, OneDrive and Dropbox.
Price: Free (Resume Builder Pro Version – $6.99)
10. Easy Resume Builder
“Easy Resume Builder” is exceptionally user-friendly. What I like about this resume app is that it allows you to create multiple profiles. It performs data validation and checks to ensure the CV is flawless and free of errors.
You can insert a cover letter and objective in your CV based on the requirement. It generates your resume in PDF with paging. More significantly, it supports as many as 15 languages.
The Final Words
These are my favorite resume apps for iDevices based on how efficiently and effectively they allow you to create an impressive CV. I’m looking forward to having your feedback about them. If you know any other app worth gate-crashing this exclusive list, feel free to let us know that.