General Manager

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Arlin Leber

arlin.leber@gmail.com | (256) 762-6808 | Brooklyn Park, MN

Summary


Experience


General Manager at Best Buy, MNMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 15 employees and increased sales by 20%.
  • Hired and trained 5 new employees.
  • Created and implemented a new marketing campaign that generated $10,000 in revenue.
  • Negotiated with vendors to save the company 10% on supplies.
  • Developed a new system for tracking inventory which reduced losses by $5,000 per month.
  • Implemented cost-saving measures that saved the company $50,000 over 6 months.

Assistant General Manager at Target, MNAug 2020 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of 15 employees and successfully increased sales by 10%.
  • Implemented new customer service initiatives that improved customer satisfaction ratings by 4%.
  • Decreased inventory levels by 12%, saving the company $15,000 per month in storage costs.
  • Negotiated with vendors to obtain discounts on supplies that saved the company an average of 10% per year.
  • Hired and trained 5 new managers who have been successful in their positions.
  • Planned and executed special events that generated over $100,000 in revenue.

Associate General Manager at Walmart, MNSep 2015 - Jul 2020

  • Hired and trained a team of 20 sales associates that achieved $2M in annual sales.
  • Developed and implemented new marketing strategy that increased customer acquisition by 25%.
  • Negotiated contracts with vendors that saved the company $100,000 annually.
  • Created and oversaw budget for entire store operations which resulted in a 5% increase in profit margins.
  • Led store to be ranked #1 in customer satisfaction out of 10 stores in district.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at University of MinnesotaAug 2011 - May 2015

I have learned excellent time management, teamwork, and communication skills while studying for my Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

Skills


  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organizational
  • Strategic Planning
  • Budgeting and Financial Analysis
  • Marketing and Business Development
  • Human Resources Management

Lettie Tenorio

lettie.tenorio@gmail.com | (748) 803-7234 | Sioux Falls, SD

Summary


Experience


General Manager at Avera Health, SDApr 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 15 employees and increased sales by 25%.
  • Trained new hires in customer service and product knowledge.
  • Implemented a new pricing strategy that generated an additional $10,000 in revenue per month.
  • Negotiated discounts with vendors that saved the company $5,000 per year.
  • Created and implemented a social media marketing campaign that resulted in a 10% increase in web traffic.

Assistant General Manager at Sanford Health, SDAug 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Increased sales by 15% through effective marketing and promotions.
  • Cut labor costs by 10% through careful scheduling and staff management.
  • Improved customer satisfaction ratings by 5% due to new training initiatives.
  • Decreased food waste by 3% thanks to improved kitchen procedures.
  • Achieved a 95% compliance rating for health and safety inspections.

Associate General Manager at Monument Health, SDJul 2015 - Jul 2020

  • Hired and trained a team of 12 sales associates that resulted in a 20% increase in sales.
  • Developed and implemented new marketing strategy that increased customer acquisition by 30%.
  • Negotiated supplier contract resulting in 10% reduction in costs.
  • Implemented new inventory management system that reduced stock outs by 25%.
  • Increased store profitability by 15% through effective cost control measures.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at University of South DakotaAug 2010 - May 2015

Some skills I've learned are time management, critical thinking, and communication.

Skills


  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Organizational
  • Planning
  • Problem Solving
  • Time Management