The verbs you choose to describe your actions (in your competency answers) are so important. Keep an eye on the verbs they use in the job description. Find lists of Strong Verbs or Action Verbs for CVs online to help. Make sure your choice of verb reflects the appropriate level of seniority. Make sure your choice of verb reflects the appropriate level of seniority. If there are competency definitions, keep an eye on the verbs being used in those definitions.
For example, do you lead on a project or area of work? Other verbs you could use are chaired, controlled, headed, orchestrated, organised, planned or co-ordinated. Verbs matter - on your paperwork (CV or application form) and at interview.⠀Be sure that you are doing yourself and the work that you have done justice in the verbs you use to describe what you did.
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