How should I list freelance jobs on my resume?

I have a full-time job and two free-lance jobs as follows: 1) Job 1-- full-time job 2) Job 2-- freelancer; previously I worked in their office for 2 years (part-time then full-time) 3) Job 3- solely freelance How should I list it on my resume? Should I put consultant? How do I address Job 2 where I was both an in-office worker and a freelance worker? For Job 2, should I list my title as 2003- current (includes both freelance and in-office)? Or, TITLE 2003-2005; Freelance TITLE 2005- Present?

Asked By: hobby - 9/28/2006
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
I would list yourself as a consultant instead of freelancer (it sounds more professional). For Job 3, list the types of businesses you consulted for (even list their names, if appropriate) and a "Top 3" list of responsibilities. Focus on your biggest or most successful projects... More
Answered By: Social_Butterfly - 9/28/2006
Additional Answers (4)
Basically as you have stated it here in your question.
Answered By: Dale - 9/28/2006
I don't think you have a problem, just list it as is. We are all used to using freelancers and consultants, so it is only fair that you get to list that in your resume.
Answered By: veraperezp - 9/28/2006
Personally, I would list it under experience or skills, such as in a functional resume. Check with your local One Stop (formerly Unemployment Office) and they can help you there. Good Luck!!
Answered By: Chris - 9/28/2006
It is better to get our resume written by professionals as it would boost our chances of employment. Try the links in and try for resume writing by professionals.
Answered By: prakunna - 10/5/2006
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.

Other Career Questions

This will be my first job it's at a pumpkin patch and I'm very clueless of what to write on my resume, any suggestions?
1 answers - Asked By: - 8/26/2011
So I haven't been hired yet ( not for lack of trying) but since im 17 I haven't had any other jobs or expirance and I only somwhat know what a resume is but if I haven't worked anywhere what do I put ...
1 answers - Asked By: - 2/23/2014
I have a job interview tomorrow, they ask me for a resume. Can it be hand write it or it needs to be by computer? What is a way to start it? Thanks
1 answers - Asked By: Love - 6/7/2012

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.

Popular Job Searches

Explore Quality Controller Jobs and Career Opportunities
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-316