Australia’s First Certified Resume Specialist in Defence-to-Civilian Transition

Gillian Kelly of Outplacement Australia has been awarded an international designation as a Certified Resume Specialist for Australian Military-To-Civilian Transition, the first in Australia. Evaluated and awarded by the Career Directors International Board of Certification, her work demonstrates an exceptional grasp of this complex industry including appropriate key words and competencies, position responsibilities and challenges, and effective resume / key selection criteria styles.

CDI President, Laura DeCarlo, states that:

“When selecting a resume writer a job seeker should always look for an individual who is certified and who has experience working with job seekers in their industry. Selecting a skilled professional with a Certified Resume Specialist (CRS) designation for your industry is the natural choice to confidently put your career in the hands of a qualified expert who has made the effort to specialise.” 

CDI is an international association that provides proactive resources and assistance to empower its members in the undertaking and application of career development, résumé writing and employment practices.

Gillian Kelly is part of the Outplacement Australia Defence Transition Team who offer expert resume writing and career coaching services to defence personnel in the global marketplace. Their expertise is in empowering clients who wish to transition successfully into the commercial marketplace and/or public sector. Gillian Kelly is a recognised national speaker and award-winning career marketing expert with over 15 years of assisting clients to meet their career goals. She has worked with Defence personnel at all levels and areas ranging from infantry through to Director-General.

Find out more about our defence resume services, and career transition programs.