The simple way to answer “Tell us about yourself” in a job interview.
Use the as a platform to sell yourself. The employer wants to have an easy time choosing the right candidate so you have to nail it from the word.
Make your introduction professional
Say who you are professionally. You can highlight your qualifications but put more emphasis in what you have done and your strengths.
Highlight a few achievements
You can also reveal your achievements to the panel especially if they are related to the position you are applying for.
Tell the panel what you are looking for
You must have looked at the job requirements before applying and this is a good opportunity to tell the company that you are exactly what they are looking for.
Mention experiences and proven successes as they relate to the position.
Begin by rereading the job description. Take note of the required skills that you have, and identify recent personal stories that demonstrate.