Chronological Resume Example for a Retail Position

The following is a sample chronological resume for someone looking for a retail management position.

Chronological Resume Example for a Retail Position

Paul Jones
6 Pine Street
Arlington, VA 12333
555.555.5555 (home)
566.486.2222 (cell)

Key Holder, Montblanc
April 20XX - Present

  • Organize over one dozen promotional events before and during opening of boutique, contributing to success of opening week, which saw revenue exceed projections by 18%.
  • Place orders to restock merchandise and handle receiving of all products
  • Manage payroll, scheduling, reports, email, inventory, and maintain clientele book and records
  • Implemented and integrated new register functions

Sales Associate, Head of Women’s WearNordstrom - Collectors and Couture Departments
July 20XX - April 20XX

  • Provided thoughtful, convenient service to customers, earning annual customer service award twice
  • Promoted to head sales associate of designer women’s wear due to merchandising ability and leadership skills
  • Singlehandedly Set up trunk shows and attended dozens of clinics for new incoming fashion lines
  • Communicated with tailors and seamstresses to ensure fittings customers were 100% satisfied with tailorings and fittings
  • Scheduled private shopping appointments with high-end customers

BartenderJigg's Corner
February 20XX - July 20XX

  • Provided customer service to over 400 customers daily in fast-paced bar atmosphere
  • Maintained and restocked inventory
  • Administrative responsibilities included processing hour and tip information for payroll and closing register

Bachelor of ArtsRamapo College, Arlington, VA, 20XX

Computer Skills

  • Experience with Quickbooks, NetSuite, and other inventory management software
  • Experience with social media and internet research

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