Resume Example With a Headline

A resume headline is a brief sentence or phrase that highlights the expertise you have to offer an employer. Here's an example of a resume with a headline. Also review these tips for writing a resume headline, and examples, that will get your job application noticed.

Resume Example With a Headline

James Applicant
123 Main Street
Denver, CO 80022
c: (111) 555-1111

Award-winning Sales Associate with Seven Years Experience


Sales Associate, Amy's Boutique
Denver, CO
September 20XX - Present
- Provide private shopping appointments for high-end clients
- Assist customers in handling returns and exchanges
- Selected to participate in team project to design and arrange window displays and rearrange floor layout

Sales Clerk, MediaPlay
Madison, WI
September 20XX - August 20XX
- Assisted customers in selecting and purchasing electronic equipment
- Managed customer product returns and exchanges, and answered any questions regarding return policy
- Led training courses for incoming sales clerks
- Nominated for Employee of the Month three times for exceptional sales record

Cashier, Shaw's Grocery Store
Madison, WI
September 20XX - June 20XX
- Provided customer service at cash register and scanning stations for hundreds of customers daily
- Responsible for stocking, arranging floor displays, and opening/closing procedures
- Greeted patrons at door and assisted in retrieving their items
- Received Employee of the Month award for outstanding customer service


ABC College
Madison, WI
Bachelor of Arts, May 20XX

Related Skills
- Skilled at operating computerized cash registers, scanners, and other POS systems

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