Manager Trainee

Writing a great manager trainee resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Amrit Greenan | (686) 271-6642 | Atlanta, GA


I am a Manager Trainee with over 3 years of experience. I have an extensive background in customer service and sales, as well as management. I am a highly motivated individual who is always looking for new opportunities to learn and grow. I am confident in my ability to lead and motivate others, and I am always willing to go the extra mile to get the job done right.


Manager Trainee at Kroger, GAJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 in developing a new product line that increased company profits by 15%.
  • Trained and developed 10 employees, resulting in a 25% decrease in turnover.
  • Implemented new customer service policies that improved customer satisfaction ratings by 20%.
  • Negotiated with vendors to reduce costs of materials by 10%, saving the company $100,000 annually.
  • Developed and implemented a marketing campaign that generated $1 million in sales within 6 months.

Assistant Manager Trainee at Macy's, GAAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Successfully completed training program and was promoted to Assistant Manager.
  • Increased sales by X% in first month as Assistant Manager.
  • Successfully implemented new marketing campaign which increased customer traffic by X%.
  • Decreased shrinkage/theft by X% in first 6 months as Assistant Manager.
  • Trained and developed 4 new employees who are now productive members of the team.
  • Maintained store budget within specified guidelines.


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at University of Georgia, GAAug 2014 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are: critical thinking, data analysis, effective communication, and time management.


  • Communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management
  • Problem-solving
  • Conflict resolution
  • Decision making

Nina Straney | (210) 640-9675 | Sioux Falls, SD


I am a Manager Trainee with over 3 years of experience in the retail industry. I have successfully completed training programs and have been promoted to management positions within my company. I possess strong leadership skills, excellent communication abilities, and proven organizational skills. I thrive in fast-paced environments and enjoy working with people. My goal is to continue developing my skills so that I can contribute to the success of my organization.


Manager Trainee at Walmart, SDJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 4 in successfully completing a project ahead of schedule and under budget.
  • Trained 2 new employees, resulting in increased productivity on the team by 25%.
  • Negotiated with vendors to save the company 10% on supplies.
  • Wrote 3 proposals that were accepted by clients, generating $15,000 in new revenue for the company.
  • Developed a system for tracking employee vacation days which saved the HR department 5 hours per week.

Assistant Manager Trainee at Target, SDSep 2019 - May 2022

  • Trained and developed 5 new employees, resulting in a 25% increase in productivity.
  • Led the team to achieve monthly sales targets for 3 consecutive months.
  • Implemented a new customer service strategy that reduced complaints by 50%.
  • Negotiated with suppliers to get better terms and prices, saving the company 10% on costs.
  • Created and ran weekly reports on department performance metrics.


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at University of South DakotaSep 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to manage and run a business effectively and efficiently.


  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organizational
  • Time Management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Training and Development
  • Employee Relations