Below is a resume sample for an administrative assistant. This resume example uses the Chronological format and begins with a summary of the job applicants qualifications. This is a one to three sentence outline of the top skills that make the candidate qualified for the position. When writing yours, tailor this section of the resume to the position you are applying for based on the job description. The next section is core competencies, this should be a bullet point list of your experiences – this makes it easy for the hiring manager to quickly scan your resume and see that you meet certain requirements needed for the job. Professional experience is next, followed by education and technical skills.