Retail General Manager

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Jeilyn Barin

jeilyn.barin@gmail.com | (105) 312-2574 | Sioux Falls, SD

Summary


I have over 5 years of experience as a Retail General Manager. I am responsible for the overall operation of the store, including sales, customer service, product availability, and team management. I work closely with upper management to ensure that we are meeting our objectives and maximizing our potential. I am a motivated leader with a proven track record of success in retail operations.

Experience


Retail General Manager at Walmart, SDMay 2022 - Present

  • Hired and trained a team of 15 employees which resulted in a 20% increase in productivity.
  • Implemented new inventory management system that reduced shrinkage by 10%.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get better prices on merchandise which saved the company $5,000 per month.
  • Created a loyalty program that increased customer retention by 12%.
  • Opened 2 new stores which generated an additional $1 million in revenue per year.
  • Increased sales by 8% through effective marketing campaigns.

Retail Store Manager at Target, SDJul 2017 - Apr 2022

  • Hired and trained a staff of 15.
  • Opened 3 new stores in prime locations.
  • Achieved sales goals by an average of 10% each month.
  • Implemented customer loyalty program that increased repeat business by 20%.
  • Negotiated vendor contracts that saved the company $5,000 per month.
  • Designed in-store displays that boosted impulse buying by 30%.

Education


High School Diploma at Brookings High School, Brookings, SDAug 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Retail management
  • Customer service
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Inventory management
  • Financial analysis

Martha Wilmeth

martha.wilmeth@gmail.com | (775) 546-5726 | Atlanta, GA

Summary


I am a Retail General Manager with over 5 years of experience. I have successfully managed large teams and implemented strategies that have increased sales and profits. I possess excellent leadership qualities and thrive in fast-paced environments. I am extremely organized, detail oriented, and always maintain the highest level of professionalism.

Experience


Retail General Manager at Home Depot, GAMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 50+ employees and achieved annual sales targets exceeding $10 million.
  • Implemented innovative marketing campaigns that increased customer traffic by 25%.
  • Reduced operational costs by 10% through process improvements.
  • Developed and implemented training programs for new staff which improved employee retention rates by 15%.
  • Negotiated favorable lease terms for new store location saving the company $5,000 per month in rent expenses.
  • Planned and executed grand opening events for 3 new stores which generated media coverage worth over $50,000 in advertising value.

Retail Store Manager at Lowe's, GAAug 2017 - Jan 2022

  • Led a team of 15 employees and achieved sales goals by an average of 10% each month.
  • Implemented new customer service initiatives that resulted in a 5% increase in customer satisfaction.
  • Increased store efficiency by implementing new inventory management procedures.
  • Trained and developed 4 employees who were promoted to assistant manager positions within 1 year.
  • Negotiated with vendors to secure lower prices on merchandise, resulting in increased profits for the store.

Education


High School Diploma at Georgia Institute of TechnologySep 2012 - May 2017

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Management
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organization
  • Planning
  • Time Management