Designing in Canva gives you access to a vast bank of resume designs apt for diverse professions. So, whether you are applying for a management level job or a creative job, Canva has many field-centric design layouts for aspiring job seekers. Simply choose one and customize online using our resume maker.
The perks of designing a resume with Canva doesn’t end here, you have the option to upload your own professional headshot. Simply go to the Uploads tab, click on the green Upload your own images button and choose any JPEG, PNG or SVG file in your computer. Once uploaded, just drag and drop your photo where it needs to go on the resume.
Let the employer know your eagerness to work by adding elements suiting the concerned company or the position you are applying. With Canva’s easy-to-use customization tools you can personalize your resume and create company specific resume in minutes. You can make a copy of your resume and start adding elements important for the role in your resume. The best part is, you won’t need to look outside because Canva’s media library contains over a million images, icons, graphics, and illustrations. Most of these are for free, while a few are priced at just $1 for each one-time-use.
After designing an impressive resume, it’s time to get a crisp, high-resolution print of your resume. Just, click the Download button and select ‘PDF – Print’ option. This will download your design at 300 DPI (dots per inch), which is professional print quality. Also, you can share your resume with the employer via email. Once you’re done designing, just click on the share button and choose to send your resume via email.