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Sample Retail Resume

John Doe
#1-1239 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 4R8
[email protected]


  • To contribute to a retail sales organization as an assistant manager


  • Experienced retail sales specialist with strong background in personal sales, loss prevention and promotion techniques


  • Assistant manager. ABC Home Stores. Vancouver. August 2013 to present.
    • Revised security strategies based on analysis of nightly loss prevention audit, preventing $10,000 annual loss
    • Repositioned store entry merchandising and display, increasing high ticket item sales by 13 percent
    • Implemented new sales greeting and customer engagement process, resulting in 12 percent increase in value of each transaction
    • Managed evening payroll, scheduling, inventory, cash out, employee schedule and reporting.
  • Sales associate. ABC Home Stores. Burnaby. May 2012 to August 2013.
    • Applied product and service knowledge to cross-sell in personal sales, increasing personal average per transaction value by 58 percent
    • Recommended and implemented store entry merchandising display changes, based on nightly loss prevention audit
    • Worked with other customer service team members to improve sales, promotion and customer service delivery
  • Cashier. Wong’s Dollar Store. Vancouver. July 2010-May 2012.
    • Processed customer transactions using point of sale system
    • Responded to customer complaints with courtesy and empathy
    • Handled customer returns while employing loss prevention standards
  • Education
    • Diploma of Technology. Marketing Management. BCIT. 2012.
    • Grade 12 Dogwood Diploma. Churchill Secondary School. Vancouver. 2008.
  • Awards and Recognition
    • Named Employee of the Month three times at ABC Home Stores
    • Received top mark in Marketing 1102 course. is the largest job board in Western Canada. Check out retail jobs in BC now!

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