Retail Sales

Writing a great retail sales 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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If you're looking for inspiration when it comes to drafting your own retail sales resume, look no further than the samples below. These resumes will help you highlight your experience and qualifications in the most effective way possible, giving you the best chance of landing the retail sales job you're after.

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Montrice Malleck

montrice.malleck@gmail.com | (482) 862-2675 | Newark, DE

Summary


I am a retail sales professional with over 1 year of experience in the industry. I have proven myself to be a reliable and hardworking employee, and have gained valuable skills that can be applied to any number of businesses. I am knowledgeable in areas such as customer service, merchandising, and product knowledge, and thrive in fast-paced environments. I am seeking a position where I can utilize my skillset and continue to grow professionally.

Experience


Retail Sales Associate at Target, DEMar 2022 - Present

  • Achieved daily sales goals 50% of the time.
  • Exceeded monthly sales quota by 10%.
  • Consistently provided excellent customer service, as evidenced by receiving positive feedback from customers 80% of the time.
  • Demonstrated expert product knowledge to customers, leading to increased sales and satisfaction.
  • Trained new employees on company policies and procedures.

Retail Sales Representative at Walmart, DEJul 2021 - Jan 2022

  • Exceeded quarterly sales goals by 15%.
  • Consistently ranked in the top 3 for monthly sales.
  • Grew client base by 20% in first year.
  • Received “Employee of the Month” recognition 3 times.
  • Trained and mentored 2 new employees.

Education


High School Diploma at Newark High School, Newark, DESep 2016 - May 2021

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

Skills


  • Customer service
  • Sales
  • Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Active listening
  • Product knowledge
  • Closing skills

Francis Zanghi

francis.zanghi@gmail.com | (734) 248-1774 | Atlanta, GA

Summary


I am a retail sales professional with over 1 year of experience in the industry. I have worked extensively with customers, helping them find the perfect products for their needs and providing excellent customer service. I am passionate about working in retail and thrive in fast-paced environments. In my previous role, I increased sales by 15% through effective product knowledge and outstanding customer service skills.

Experience


Retail Sales Associate at The Home Depot, GAApr 2022 - Present

  • Achieved sales goals of $XXX in a month.
  • Exceeded customer expectations by providing exceptional service during each interaction.
  • Consistently received positive feedback from customers and management alike.
  • Demonstrated expert product knowledge to customers, leading to increased sales.
  • Quickly and efficiently resolved any customer issues or complaints.

Retail Sales Representative at Lowe's, GAJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Achieved quota of $500,000 in sales for the year.
  • Increased product knowledge by attending weekly training sessions and studying on own time.
  • Greeted customers upon arrival in the store and provided assistance throughout their shopping experience.
  • Assisted with stocking shelves and conducting inventory as needed.
  • Maintained cleanliness of assigned area.

Education


High School Diploma at Georgia Institute of Technology, GASep 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to read, write, and do math.

Skills


  • Customer service
  • Sales
  • Retail operations
  • Merchandising
  • Visual merchandising
  • Store management • Loss prevention