Should I save my CV as a PDF or as a Word Document?

While a PDF retains it's formatting some firms may prefer to receive a CV as a Microsoft Word document, or similar. It is more important to follow any specific instructions given by the recruiter, if they ask you to submit it only as a Word document then do as stated - otherwise you run the risk of being rejected before they have even opened the document.

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Maarten Karremans