Job seekers have been advised for long time to emphasize action verbs/action words/power words in their job-search applications. That action verbs/action words/power words associated with "what you did" are the keywords. In the vast majority of cases, they are nouns but they can be phrases too - like in examples below:
Analyzed credit card and loan application process and designed new procedures to decrease turnaround and increase customer satisfaction.
Analyzed financial accounts to provide detailed reports of fiscal health to senior management.
Analyzed product line profitability and service delivery methods for invoice least cost routing for over ___ carriers in ___ countries.
Assessed profitability through analysis of financial statements and ratios.
Assumed a broad range of responsibilities, surpassing expectations for the type of work usually produced by short‐term contract employees.
Authored business plan and developed and implemented system of key‐performer indicators.
Boosted team productivity by approximately __%.
Conducted Fixed Assets Analysis to identify opportunities to strengthen assets. Analyses resulted in additional $___ million fixed asset acquisition.
Consistently ranked among top of ___ reps for fast, efficient service.
Created catalog of delinquent loans and developed a profile of high‐risk customers used to screen applications in ___% less time.
Created easy‐to‐read, streamlined financial document for use by banks, company management, insurance companies, and other external stakeholders.
Cut monetary losses stemming from currency fluctuations that saw the company buying and invoicing products in separate currencies.
Delivered wide range of travel‐related concierge services to high net‐worth clients.
Designed Access database and prepared quarterly loan reports to identify payment trends and delinquent accounts.
Developed and reviewed financial reports for management.
Developed thorough understanding of products and procedures, resulting in fast‐track promotion, and reducing Bank Manager overtime.
During ___‐month period, developed over ___ clients in ___ states. Employed consultative methods and emphasized a holistic approach to financial planning.
Earned reputation for refined ability to attract and maintain solid client relations. Transitioned to previous, financial planning roles.
Educated clients on taxation office penalties surrounding late lodgment of BAS/IAS/FBT and erroneous employee deductions.
Ensured highest client satisfaction and retention rates by quickly resolving billing and service issues.
Established an integrated billing system, which allowed to provide uniform billing to overseas customers, reduced line, and billing inaccuracies.
Gained experience in diverse areas of loan management and loan processing.
Improved turnaround time on receivables by streamlining staff responsibilities, performing detailed credit checks, implementing credit limits and closely following progress.
Introduced concept of quoting/invoicing in the same currency to avoid risk exposure to foreign exchange variations.
Managed and directed up to twelve associates. Communicated tactfully and effectively with team.
Managed the timely creation and distribution of Mortgage Portfolio reports, reducing the historical delay by half.
Monitored performance and projections for real estate assets to forecast undesirable fluctuations in asset valuation.
Oversaw allocation, distribution control, stock levels, and cost compilation/analysis.
Penetrated accounts by educating and up‐selling clients on new products.
Played a key role in analyzing financial statements, tax returns, and credit reports for clients.
Prepared loan‐marketing presentations and supported all departmental marketing efforts, reducing the rate of customer inquiries.
Provided exceptional level of support concerning banking initiatives, which enabled management to make sound business decisions.
Received recognition from Bank Manger for outstanding performance and attention to detail.
Trained new hires on standard banking operations and bank's ethical practices to ensure professional service.
Valued portfolios, loans and real estate to ensure consistent asset allocations.
Banking keywords in related industries:
- Accounting keywords
- CEO, CFO and executive keywords
- Finance keywords
- General keywords
- Insurance keywords
- other keywords by industry
Use banking keywords in all your marketing communications, including resumes, CVs, cover letter, interview follow-up letters, executive profiles and more. Carefully integrate them into the text, when and where appropriate. Be sure you are communicating a complete message of who you are and what value and knowledge you bring to the organization.
Remember, these same keywords will be the foundation for your interviews. Not only you need to be able to write about your keywords, but also you must be able to verbally communicate about them as well, in strong and powerful statements that highlight your successes, contributions and achievements.
Check the spelling and grammar of your CV or resume. Use the word processor's spell and grammar checker. If you are not confident of your ability to detect grammatical, punctuation and English or other language usage errors or if you need help in organizing your resume or CV, send it to a professional for assistance.
Remember that your CV/resume must be targeted, scannable and generate hits. If you have a difficulty with your CV writing or resume writing instead of staring at a blank piece of paper, use CV samples, CV templates, resume samples and resume templates or:
- "fill in the blanks" resume writing software.
Most recruiters expect to receive a cover letter together with your resume or CV.
So, prepare a cover letter convincing the reader why you are the best candidate for the interview.
If you have a difficulty with your cover letter writing use one of these:
Other Banking Keywords Info
Good luck with your banking keywords!