AI Keyword Targeting

Updated on
August 10, 2023
AI Keyword Targeting
February 19, 2024

Target your resume

In today's job market, landing an interview demands more than a one-size-fits-all resume. Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) scan resumes for specific keywords matching the job requirements. So, yes, customizing your resume for each role is crucial. No worries, though—we've got you covered.

Rezi’s AI Keyword Targeting is designed to boost your ATS success (and Rezi Score). Our tool suggests relevant keywords to include in your resume, making it ATS-friendly and increasing your chances of getting noticed. Below, we explain everything you need to know to make targeting your resume a breeze.

What is AI Keyword Targeting?

AI Keyword Targeting is the ultimate solution for getting your resume noticed by any ATS and landing it in the hands of your next employer. Harnessing the power of AI, we meticulously scan your resume against the specific job profile, evaluating your keyword match and ranking.

Our innovative tool then offers a list of suggested keywords to incorporate, boosting your chances of standing out and securing that dream job. With AI Keyword Targeting on your side, you're set to conquer the job market and make a lasting impression on potential employers

2 Ways to start targeting

Ready to target your resume for that dream job? Let's get started in two simple ways: creating a new resume or finishing up an existing one.

No matter which path you choose, you'll need three key details:

  1. Job Title
  2. Job Description
  3. Company Name

Simply copy and paste this information from the job listing you're applying for. We'll take care of the rest.

1. Create a resume

When crafting a new resume, you can optimize it for a particular role with AI Keyword Targeting. Just activate and complete the Target your resume section.

1. To create a resume, navigate to your Rezi dashboard.
2. Click the “Create New Resume” button in the top left corner.
3. Complete the form provided, filling out the Resume Name, Field or Domain, and Experience.
4. Then toggle the “Target your resume” button to activate.
5. From there, fill out the Job Title, Company Name, and Job Description.
6. Press the “Save” button to complete.

2. Finish up tab

Perfecting your resume or giving it a refresh? Head to the Finish Up tab and enable AI Keyword Targeting for that extra boost!

1. To access AI Keyword Targeting, navigate to the "Finish Up" tab.
2. On the right side of your screen, fill out the Job Title and Job Description.
3. Click the “Save Job Description” button and discover optimized keywords.

How to add optimized keywords

You've successfully utilized AI Keyword Targeting and discovered some additional keyword suggestions. Now, you might wonder what to do next. While stuffing your resume with keywords may appease the ATS, it won't impress your future employer.

So, how can you seamlessly include resume keywords? Here are a few tips to consider, ensuring your resume shines naturally and impresses both ATS and the hiring manager.


When you find yourself uncertain, don't forget that your skills section serves as the ideal place to incorporate those optimized keywords. It's a foolproof strategy, especially when the rest of your resume is mostly on point and you want to tailor it effortlessly for various job applications.

Be adventurous with words and consider using synonyms for specific skills, as some job postings may vary in terminology. This simple yet effective approach is a game-changer for fine-tuning your resume to match any job description and boost your chances of landing that interview.

Bullet points

When tailoring your resume for different roles, it's essential to give your bullet points a refreshing twist with relevant keywords. Depending on the job, certain positions might emphasize specific software skills or workplace accomplishments.

As you delve into the details of your career, you may discover perfect opportunities to seamlessly incorporate keywords where they naturally fit. Embrace this chance to optimize your bullet points and make your resume a compelling match for any job application.