Tabular layouts are very common today for the Curriculum Vitae (CV). When applying for a job, inform yourself about the typical requirements of the content of a CV. You can then create a simple document with tables, consistently and clearly readable.
If it needs to be made quickly or if you would like to base it upon a proven modern layout, you can use a template. In this recipe, we will use the
moderncv class and its template to quickly produce a CV.
If it's not already installed on your computer, download and install
moderncv from CTAN (http://ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/moderncv).
If your TeX installation provides a package manager, use it for the installation.
There's a directory of examples, ...