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Retail Sales Associates play an important role in retail establishments as they increase customer satisfaction and generate higher company revenues by helping clients purchase products. The most successful example resumes for Retail Sales Associates mention duties like handling cash transactions, placing items on shelves, creating attractive displays, answering to customer inquiries, and reporting sales to managers. Essential skills include sales orientation, customer service, organization, teamwork and communication. A high school diploma and basic retail training are commonly seen on Retail Sales Associates resumes.

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Retail Sales Associate (part-time Seasonal)

Used excellent customer service skills to establish and maintain effective working relationships with store employees, officials and patrons. Helped customers find merchandise that matched their needs and want. Answered questions about merchandise, promoted item value and features.

  • Stocked racks/shelves, marked-down prices, prepared displays, handled inventory, kept store clean.
  • Assisted with training new associates and work for associates during breaks, lunches, time off, etc.
  • Locked up store at end of night, prepared bank drop for Manager to check and deposit.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
22

Retail Sales Associate

Believe in the fundamentals of retailing by building relationships with my team and knowing details of business, while achieving customer service satisfaction daily.

  • Create department setup and displays while organizing and maintaining planogram integrity.
  • Order products and maintain inventory across general merchandise area.
  • Stock shelves to ensure merchandise is full and accessible to customers at all times.
  • Consistently recognized and rewarded for performance excellence and attendance.
  • Assist in loss prevention by recognizing theft and notifying the appropriate personnel.
  • Experience in cashier duties including handling cash, balancing register, and applying discounts and coupons as needed.
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
24
years
at this job
23

Retail Sales Associate

Kept up with apparel sales to explain to customers.

  • Placed special orders and called other stores to find desired items.
  • Helped customers gain knowledge in different brands and how articles of clothing work.
  • Recommended merchandise based on customer needs.
  • Operated a cash register to process cash, check and credit card transactions.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
AS
Kinesiology-athletic Training
Kinesiology
24

Retail Sales Associate

To serve customers courteously and efficiently ensuring that the highest standards of customer service are met at all times.

  • Recommending and selecting services based on customer needs and desires.
  • Answering questions regarding the service and cost and benefits associated.
  • Maintaining and demonstrating product knowledge and knowledge of current promotions.
  • Deliver excellent customer service with floor sales and assist customers with purchases.
  • Having the ability to promptly find any shoe in the stockroom and return to the sales floor with it for the customer to try on and/or purchase.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
25

Retail Sales Associate

Greet all customers and maintain a safe and organized area to ensure the highest quality service experience

  • Have thorough knowledge of all policies, procedures and duties related to customer transactions
  • Provide fast, friendly service and actively seeking out customers to assess their needs and provide assistance
  • Responsible for ensuring that customer transaction are processed quickly and accurately
  • Assisted other colleagues in all cash register responsibilities including balancing, handling customer purchases, and organizing cash register
  • Stocked all the products on the shelves in well manner and understood all the responsibilities at work place including safety
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
26

Retail Sales Associate/customer Service

Working in Commission and exceeding Quotas monthly (Sales Compensation Experience)

  • Utilizing Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint on a daily bases to communicate with team members and follow-up with clients to build rapport
  • Aggressively promoting and selling products to achieve exemplary goals for both customer-base and company quotas and expectations
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to balance multiple demands and thrive in a
  • Operating computers, copy/scanning machines and telephone equipment on a daily basis
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
27

Retail Sales Associate

Walked customers through the purchasing process, from choosing product, understanding features, prices, and warranties to loading it into their vehicle

  • Able to apply customer's needs and wants towards finding what is right for the them
  • Knowledgeable in home theater products, audio sound systems, and appliances
  • Worked in warehouse and part of truck team which unloaded incoming products on designated nights
  • Received shipments and sent out through FedEx and UPS
  • Part inventory team which printed out labels, ticketed products on sales floor, created fixtures for new product line up
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
College Preparatory
28

Retail Sales Associate

  • Increased sales and customers walk in up to 50%
  • Greeted customers and determined their needs and wants
  • Recommended merchandise based on individual requirements
  • Advised customers on utilization and care of merchandise
  • Explained the use and advantage of merchandise to customers
  • Answered customers' queries and concerns
  • Accepted payment through cash and credit card
  • Assisted in display of merchandise
  • Maintained sales records for inventory control.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
Research
HS
Banking And Finance
29

Retail Sales Associate

Greet, Recommend, select and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer's needs or desire by offering excellent customer service.

  • Place special orders or contact other locations to locate desired items for customer's
  • Itemize and total customer's merchandise selection while at checkout
  • Receive, open and unpack inventory to include restocking display cases and tables with new merchandise.
  • Maintain knowledge of current sales, promotions, and sales policies and security policies.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
30

Retail Sales Associate

  • Greeted and assisted clients with excellent customer service
  • Maintained fitting rooms which included checking clients in and out of fitting rooms as well as clearing unwanted items
  • Sized and replenished clothing to the racks
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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