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Retail Sales Assistants are present in retail establishments and are in charge of assisting and helping customers. Their role is maximizing company profits by promoting special offers, creating attractive displays, handling cash transactions efficiently, and answering courteously to customer inquiries. Based on our collection of sample resumes, Retail Sales Assistants should demonstrate stress management, sales orientation, customer service skills, teamwork, and excellent communication abilities. Most resumes examples list a high school diploma and basic retail training.

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Retail Sales Assistant

Researched and resolved account information issues for customers improving customer satisfaction and client retention by approximately 20%.

  • Verified and processed brokers and clients account application information resulting in approximately 15 plus new accounts monthly.
  • Accurately allocated 10 - 15 daily trades valued in excess of $5,000,000 among approximately 200 accounts.
  • Calculated and implemented quarterly fee billing for 350 plus accounts.
  • Managed workflow approvals processed to increase productivity by 20%.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Marketing
International Marketing
2

Retail Sales Assistant

Executive Assistant to Marketing Director handling major promotional events & planning

  • Assisted ten sales executives to promote increased sales & promote new businesses
  • Worked with clients to maximize visibility and value of their businesses to the public
  • Coordinated advertising schedules and materials; directly assisted clients with design and ad copy in a fast-paced environment to meet constant deadlines; follow-up with billing and credit
  • Trained and supervised two interns for the sales department
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Journalism
3

Retail Sales Assistant Manager

Partnered with Retail Sales Store Manager to perform daily store operations including scheduling, budgeting and inventory.

  • Achieved Tier Champion status, maintaining top rank in multiple categories against more than 8 other stores in the district.
  • Recognized as District Champion for [company name], returns, and audits.
  • Established as Training Champion for 8 stores within the district, implemented programs to train Sales reps and support staff using PEAK results coaching techniques.
  • Addressed customer concerns and assisted with product questions, billing disputes and account inquiries.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Nursing
4

Retail Sales Assistant

Established and maintained relationships with up to 20 clients on a daily basis to generate higher percentage of sales

  • Handled all customer concerns in a proactive and positive manner
  • Maintained the sales floor in 3 of the company boutique locations, minimized clutter and ensured merchandise fixtures were organized and fully stocked
  • Produced designs and displays for the store windows to promote the store's merchandise
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Business & Marketing
5

Retail Sales Assistant

Provided friendly sales assistance to owners and their pets in high traffic, specialty pet boutique

  • Responsible for Opening/Closing procedures, cash drawer, stock and overall store appearance
  • Recorded and processed custom orders by phone and in person
  • Coordinated and expedited appointments for weekly and annual fundraisers and store events
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
AA
Communication Arts
Organizational Communications
Paralegal
6

Retail Sales Assistant

Greeted and acknowledged all customers

  • Provided courteous and knowledgeable customer service in every area of the store
  • Kept the selling floor to operational and visual standards both during the day and at the end of the day
  • Ensured correct placement of merchandise throughout the day
  • Assisted customers in making purchases and coordinated outfits
  • Maintained and labeled all merchandise in the stockroom by category (e.g., designer, sale, hung vs. folded)
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Journalism And Communication
7

Retail Sales Assistant

Increasing levels of responsibility starting in the Warehouse before moving to several of the retail locations

  • Responsible for sales at two location that did $1.3 million in sales annually
  • Performed sales responsibilities, inventory control, orders, and shipping and receiving
  • Received and organized orders received by phone as well as email
  • Worked with vendors to receive parts and keep the inventory system updated
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Technical Support Analyst; Level III / Collections / Retail Sales Assistant

Duties included handling trouble shooting process and procedures in association with company guidelines to help customer's handset issues in both a retail and call center environment. Duties included providing understanding of the situation, step by step resolution, and making a decision whether the device needed replacing based on qualified warranty replacement or insurance claim. Collection position was a transfer from one state to another. Moved into a fast paced inbound call center environment meeting and exceeding company expectations based on speed of service, and dollar amount to collect.

  • Payroll reporting, sales analysis spreadsheets, scheduling.
  • Met and exceeded all company expectations in every role.
  • Providing feedback based on Sales Goals to Retail employees.
  • Handle Escalations from Level One and Level Two Call Center Technicians.
  • Implemented automated payment arrangement via the IRU (Integrated Voice Route system); this allowed the customer to make arrangements to make payment without speaking to customer service directly. Cost savings for the company was estimated at 20 FTE @ base salary of $21,500 = $430,000 annually.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Business
BS
Human Resource Management
9

Retail Sales Assistant Manager

Assisted store management with coordination, organization, and implementation of new merchandise

  • Trained staff members on product placement to increase sales
  • Conducted New Hire training of up to three people at a time
  • Worked with management team and communicated store progress updates
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Retail Sales Assistant

Greeted customers and ascertained customers' needs.

  • Organized racks and shelves to maintain the visual appeal of the store.
  • Helped customers with questions, problems and complaints in person and via telephone.
  • Processed cash and credit payments rapidly and accurately.
  • Documented all customer inquiries and comments thoroughly and quickly.
  • Completed all cleaning, stocking and organizing tasks in assigned sales area.
  • Completed all cleaning, stocking and organizing tasks in assigned sales area
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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