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The word "typist" itself reveals the job profile of a typist. The main job of such professionals is to type and revise documents. They read, revise, and compile the documents and type them. These professionals use typewriters or word processing programs to type and produce the assigned documents. There are several documents which are assigned to these professionals for typing which include records, letters, memorandums, and several other reports. They also type different forms and purchase orders. A typist is also responsible to find out and correct errors in the documents which may have been committed while writing them.

The major proficiencies required to hold the responsibilities of a typist is the typing speed and typing skill. A person working as a typist should have good typing speed and also be able to maintain accuracy in his/her work. Moreover, the ability to do research and perform accurate mathematical calculations is also expected from these professionals. They must possess good problem solving skills because these are also some of the important factors of such job profiles.

While writing a typist resume, you need to go through the job profile and then choose a template that suits your requirements. When you are done with the selection of your template, mention the required sections such as contact details, key skills, qualifications, previous work experience, achievements, references, etc., in your resume. Pay proper attention to each of the sections and prepare it in a way that will attract a prospective employer to call you for an interview. These several sections combine together to form a good resume and so, you need to treat each of the sections individually.

Among these sections, the sections of key skills and work experience play a crucial role in your selection for an interview. These two sections help the employer to take a decision regarding your candidature. Your skills related to the job profile and previous work experience in the related field always support your candidature. You can mention your skills as per the requirements of the job profile. You can read about the job profile in the advertisement and then mention your skills accordingly. It is highly beneficial if your skills match with those required for the job profile.

Josephine R. Nolan
4275 Brookview Drive
Beaumont, TX 77701
Phone: 733-417-5585
Email Id:


Seeking the position of Typist in a renowned organization, where I can apply my skills and talents for the benefit of the company.


  • Excellent typing speed of 50 words per minute
  • Possesses excellent mathematical and analytical skills
  • Good analyzing and calculating skills
  • Possesses knowledge of payroll procedures and practices
  • Aware of the rules, laws, and regulations of the corporate sector
  • Possesses the ability to execute proper research and extract data for typing
  • Good problem solving skills

Work Experience:

Company: Hatware Incorporations
Designation: Typist
Duration: September 2012 to till date


  • Enter and update the data assigned by the organization
  • Type the data in the assigned documents
  • Prepare and maintain a proper record of the daily work
  • Check for the accuracy of the data
  • Evaluate the data and correct errors, if any
  • Responsible to make purchase orders and prepare expenditure reports
  • Also, hold the responsibilities of the receptionist when needed
  • Responsible to receive and send fax messages

Company: Goodbam Incorporations
Designation: Assistant Store Manager
Duration: July 2010 to August 2012


  • Enter the data in the system and check for its updates regularly
  • Responsible to maintain the daily and monthly reports
  • Prepare and maintain a proper record of the daily work
  • Responsible to complete the daily targets
  • Check for mistakes in the typed documents
  • Evaluate the data and correct errors, if any
  • Responsible to receive and send fax messages
  • Handle the incoming and outgoing calls when needed


  • Certification in Typing from Alibas Typing Institute, Princeton, New Jersey, 2011
  • Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, 2010
  • High School from Saint John's Academy, Princeton, New Jersey, 2007


Mabel J. Southern

Tresnix Incorporations
92 Poplar Lane
Ft Lauderdale, FL 33311

When you are crafting a typist resume, do not forget to mention all your related skills and qualifications. A previous experience in the related field will be an advantage for you. Moreover, refer to this resume sample, as it would be helpful to make your resume more attractive.

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