Emma D.

Select Resumes Senior Editor


Having started as a Writer, Emma offers seven years of experience contributing to the success of Select Resumes. With extensive experience in the Employment Services industry and a strong understanding of the Australian job market, including the Australian Public Service, Emma knows what it takes to produce high-quality and standout application documents. Having developed a wealth of knowledge in resume and selection criteria writing, interview skills and job searching strategies, Emma works closely coaching and mentoring our team of skilled Writers to ensure each and every client is provided with the best possible service.

With over 16 years of experience in customer-centric roles, Emma knows that you, our clients, are the most integral part of our business. She has an innate appreciation of how important your career is to you and leverages her solid grasp of the English language, impeccable eye for detail and commitment to the exceptional reputation of Select Resumes and needs of clients, to support our Writers in ensuring the best possible outcome is achieved.

During her time with Select Resumes, Emma not only has a record of accomplishment for facilitating success for clients but has stepped up to provide revision services, last-minute priority orders, as well as rapid editing turnarounds to ensure that no opportunity is missed. In addition to editing, Emma recruits, onboards, coaches and trains all of our Writers to make certain our team exceeds expectations.

Career History
Resume Writer
Social Media Manager
Recruitment Officer
Trainer and Mentor
Workshop Facilitator
Employment Consultant
Administration Officer
Customer Service Officer
Examples of Recent Work
Over the years, Emma has written hundreds of documents for clients, many who have returned for additional services. Whilst Emma is not currently writing, some examples of most recent work include;

University Deputy Director, Corporate Services
Senior Counter Terrorism Unit Officer
Strategic Planning Projects Officer
Director, Fair Work Ombudsman
Public Diplomacy Manager
Service Support Manager
EL2 Business Analyst
Trade Commissioner
School Principal
Industry Expertise
CEO and Executive-Level Positions
APS and Government
Local Council
Graduate and Entry-Level
Clients looking for a career change
What Clients Say

Thanks so much. This is great, I am again super impressed with another one of my written statements from Select resumes, to get me to my goal of being a permanent APS6. Really appreciate the help. I don't have any changes and again, could not have done this on my own. I'll keep Select resumes on speed dial 🙂 Thanks so much, Emma, for your consultation, a great sense from me to easily talk to you and your professional writing skills. Appreciate it!”
– Repeat client
(statement of claims writing service for career promotion)

I would like to thank you, Select Resumes and in particular, Emma Dillon for creating such a positive resume and cover letter. Both will enable me to pursue continued employment with more confidence; knowing that the experience and knowledge I possess puts me in a good position to achieve this goal."
– New client
(resume and cover letter package)

I just wanted to send my thanks to you and your staff who have helped me with my resume and cover letter. Emma Dillon has provided me with sensational documents and they have surpassed my expectations. She has provided detail into my documents that I believe will set me apart, and I am truly grateful. Thanks also to the design team for creating something eye-catching and professional. Overall I am extremely happy with your service and have already recommended Select Resumes."
– New client
(resume and cover letter package)

“Emma did a great job helping me with my statement of claim; I received an invitation for an interview shortly after and was deemed suitable for the position. Emma was very easy to talk to and asked some really good questions to develop the statement. Will definitely recommend their services!”
– Repeat client
(statement of claims writing service for career promotion)

Hi Emma, Thanks again for the spectacular resume, it's revealing its effects now. I’m getting flooded with work and interest. I’ve passed on your address to a colleague who’s interested after hearing my feedback."
– New client
(resume and cover letter package)

Hi Emma, a few years back, you completed a resume for me. I thought you did a terrific job so did the panel, and as a result, I was rated number 1 resume.”
- Repeat client
(statement of claims writing service)

Great, thanks again! This really has saved me so much stress; you are clearly very good at what you do!”
– New client
(two-page statement of claims writing service)

Dear Emma, Thank you very much once again, for your work with my application. I appreciate your professional approach, and strong ability to be able to accurately address my skills, knowledge and abilities. I also appreciate your timely response to completing this."
– New client
(statement of claims writing service)