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Merchandisers work in the retail industry and are in charge of placing products in stores. These employees need to make sure that stores are stocked with the right amount of products and also liaise with stakeholders, make forecasts, and control stock levels. A successful sample resume for this role emphasizes commercial awareness, strategic planning, business acumen, excellent networking skills, communication, and time management. Most Merchandiser resumes mention a degree in retail management and previous experience in the field.

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1

Visual Merchandiser

Developed and maintained relationships with owners, managers, and key personnel to develop sales and marketing plans that increased excitement and sales of the brand.

  • Used strong business acumen to increase top line sales by merchandising top sellers and writing orders to support stock levels.
  • Collaborated with cross functional team members to develop individual action plans for each store to meet stated business deliverables and "KPI"s.
  • Participated, created, and supported in-store events related to new store openings, new product launches, and seasonal events.
  • Executed merchandising and floor moves based on seasonal changes, business needs, and trends.
  • Ensured compliance with objectives by training management and staff in the PANDORA way of selling, product knowledge, company background, and key performance indicators. Used company training materials and created account specific materials.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Business Administration
2

Merchandiser

Performed store opening duties, including replenishing merchandise shelves and making sure all display tables were full and arranged in an attractive manner..

  • Stocked and rotated products regularly
  • Recommended, selected and helped locate merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Accurately logged all daily shipping and receiving orders.
  • Communicated all merchandise needs or issues to appropriate manager.
  • Organized store by returning all merchandise to its proper place and keeping floors clean.
  • Completed Monthly inventory counts
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
3

Merchandiser

Managed and directed all merchandise activities of a $480M Home Fashions and Household Goods
business in 750 stores. Supported 12 categories of product and built productive relationships with each
Buying team to ensure the category's assortment plans and product lines were set correctly as envisioned.

  • Developed monthly sales planning guides and directed implementation which provided best in-store
  • Determined appropriate floor space needs for each Home category and allocated space accordingly
  • Created product presentations and communication plans for new product assortments which
  • Directed merchandising plans for seasonal product as needed; emphasized imperative Holiday gift- giving timeframe
  • Broadcasted via online media network to provide immediate updates to store managers and sales
  • Coordinated Facetime visits between merchant teams and stores across the nation to evaluate
  • Implemented new signing collateral and merchandise strategy for top 100 stores which called out national brands and drove incremental revenue
  • Coordinated a floor plan reset that delivered increased dollar and unit sales and outpaced the current
  • Supported all teams while colleague was on personal leave and ensured business needs were met while handling new challenges; received positive feedback during that time and quarterly department
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Interior Design, Communications
4

Merchandiser

Oversaw planning and product ranges, and prepared sales and stock plan in conjunction with buyers.

  • Worked closely with visual display staff and department heads to decide how goods should be displayed to maximize customer interest and sales.
  • Single-handedly built and maintained customer relationships, ensuring thorough knowledge of each account and their specific needs.
  • Recognized for resetting shelf integrity, increasing volume and space per shelf at each customer account.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Retail Marketing, Merchandising
5

Merchandiser

Created and maintained relationships with key decision makers for each account.

  • Ensured the top selling Hershey products reached their full potential by forecasting profits and sales.
  • Kept comprehensive records of store inventory.
  • Utilized inventory reports to help increase sales and volume for each account.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
MA
Human Resource
6

Overnight Merchandiser

Maintained merchandise presentation by stocking merchandise, setting up, cleaning, and organizing product displays, removing damaged goods, signing and pricing
merchandise appropriately and securing fragile and high-shrink merchandise.

  • Maintained safety of Facility by following all safety standards, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Maintained the Sales Floor in accordance with Company policies and properly zoning the area, arranging and organizing merchandise, and identifying shrink and damages.
  • Worked independently to make effective choices regarding merchandise, recognize
  • Took action to ensure all work in assigned zone is completed in a timely manner.
  • Involved physical work - moving, lifting, carrying and placing merchandise and supplies
  • Communicated effectively with coworkers and managers.
  • Operated and drove forklift.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
7

District Manager - Merchandiser

Managed a territory of 10 home improvement stores

  • Designed off shelf displays and placed them strategically to increase store sales
  • Provided product knowledge to store representatives to insure customer service
  • Controlled proper inventory of stock and ordering of product
  • Trained staff on the advantages of one product over another
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
8

Merchandiser/warehouse Assistant

Handled task such as; merchandising multiple stores daily to loading/unloading semi-trailers

  • Praised by supervisor as the best merchandiser on the team by listening intently and following instructions completely
  • Trained new merchandisers on proper technique when handling [company name] products
  • Provided willingness to work flexible shifts and be away from home for multiple days at a time
  • Built displays and loaded trucks daily requiring manual dexterity and physical stamina to complete required task in a timely fashion
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Youth And Human Services
9

Merchandiser/cac Lead

Prepared stock and sales plan to create a layout that will best represent monthly sales planner.

  • Maintained complete library of appropriate data, forecast sales, and profits using computer programs, planned budgets, optimized sales volume and designated product areas profitability, controlled stock levels according to the forecast of the season.
  • Responsible for transmission of daily activity, analyzing accounts with an aim of maximizing sales through advertisement or in-store promotions.
  • Manager duties include oversee of staff and verification of task completion.
  • Audits all cashier related enquiries from store safe to customers.
  • Utilized design skills, customer service and follow through in order to maximize sales opportunities.
  • Responsible for generating sales leads in my community through utilizing door hangers, and marketing materials supplied by company.
  • Worked and helped with area home decorator shows to establish leads and expand the brand recognition.
  • Consistently met sales goals.
  • Processed and administered all in- coming orders and accounts.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
10

Visual Merchandiser/ Sales Professional

  • Created displays for interior mannequins and windows
  • Participated in seasonal floor sets
  • Assisted customers with merchandise selections
  • Provided styling and fashion information to clients
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Fashion Merchandising
BBA
Visual Merchandising

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