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Sponsored App Review: Super Resume Builder

May 4, 2014 - Written By Tom Dawson

Description:  Super Resume Builder is an Android application that aims to solve a real problem for those looking for work while on the move or struggling to find some work. The idea behind Super Resume Builder is that not everyone wants to sit in front of their computers to create their resumes and apply for work. Especially when new job opportunities often appear in person, and that the world so mobile-centric these days. Super Resume Builder allows you to put together a resume on your smartphone and then email it away when you see something in person or even save it to your phone for later use. Take a look at the video below to see the problem the developers wanted to solve, and how Super Resume Builder can help.

How it Works: First of all, you’ll need to download Super Resume Builder from the Play Store. Once down, you’ll notice a number of categories that will come together to make your resume.

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Super Resume Builder is designed to make creating a resume quickly, with all the main bases covered, so you shouldn’t put int too much info.

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You can input things such as your achievement and employment history.

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Once you’ve completed your resume, you can view the different resumes you have put together. This allows you to create different, and targeted resumes when applying for different types of jobs.

Screenshot 2014-04-17 at 16.06.16Sharing your resume is as simple as sharing anything else in Android and while you don’t have oodles of control over the format of resumes, you do get some control.

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Opinion: Super Resume Builder is an app that isn’t going to be for everyone. Those that require something very specific might spend time at their PC, but Super Resume Builder does have advanced formatting options in the Pro version, like this resume. A lot of young people might not have a PC or even a Laptop, as their phone does everything they need it to, and with Super Resume Builder it can even help them find work using the correct formatting and keeping things simple and to the point. With so many people looking for work out there, employers have their work cut out for them as well, with so many resumes and forms to look over. Super Resume Builder allows those looking for work to keep up the pace of applying to jobs without sitting at their computer for hours and hours.

Ratings

  • Speed (4/5) – Super Resume Builder is a speedy app that definitely want be holding you up when looking for work or putting together a resume on the move.
  • Features (5/5) – It works excellently for young people looking for a barebones resume to apply to jobs advertised when out and about, as well as those with more advanced requirements by using the Pro version.
  • Theme (4/5) – A good-looking app, Super Resume Builder is a clean and easy to use app that most users will be more than comfortable with.
  • Overall (4.5/5) – For younger users trying to find work, using a smartphone seems natural, and so Super Resume Builder is a natural fit for those users.

Pros

  • Easy and simple to put together a resume to apply for jobs.
  • You can manage multiple resumes for different jobs, allowing you to have short and focused resumes that are very focused and easy to digest.
  • Even non-tech savvy users can use this to great effect.
  • Can help people up their chances getting into work, by applying for jobs, easier.

Cons

  • Experts and those looking for a professional job might find Super Resume Builder a little limited.
  • A more sophisticated format editor would be a nice touch.

Conclusion: Super Resume Builder is an excellent app for those either looking to get back into work or simply move on to something better. Of course, we would suggest that this is an app more geared to younger users, but there is advanced formatting available for those that might need it. Great for the younger audience, Super Resume Builder makes it easy to keep up the pace when applying for jobs over and over again, and makes it a little bit less tedious. A simple and easy to use app, Super Resume Builder could be just what you need to help you get your next job. The Super Resume Builder website has a lot of great information and complete newcomers to Resumes can get some info filled in automatically as a guideline using the app.

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