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Merchandising Specialists make sure the right products reach the shelves of retail stores at the right moment and with the appropriate price. Typical job duties listed on a Merchandising Specialist example resume are deciding merchandising presentation, helping customers to locate items, replenishing shelves, monitoring stocks, maintaining merchandise records, and reporting to managers. Based on our collection of resume samples in the field, essential skills include merchandising expertise, commercial awareness, customer service, organization, time management, computer competences, and teamwork. Little formal education is required for the role, and most Merchandising Specialists hold a high school diploma.

1

Senior Lead Merchandising Specialist

  • Directed up to 40 retail merchandising projects simultaneously with varying teams.
  • Led teams providing lighting equipment and fans from Westinghouse and Phillips to $25M, multi-location Home Depot account across 3 states.
  • Increased merchandise revenue by approximately 10% while reducing year-end inventory levels.
  • Managed merchandising, POP/POS metrics, analytics, and sales forecasting/inventory using Cin7 software.
  • Recognized by company President as organization’s outstanding employee, April 2011.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Graphic Arts Management
2

Retail Merchandising Specialist

  • [company name] is a 3rd party provider for Lowe's Home Centers. Merchandising several product lines as well as providing new store sets and product resets.
  • Developed reputation as an efficient service provider with high levels of accuracy.
  • Trained new employees by providing knowledge of specific store tasks and policies.
  • Designed and suggested new display idea for merchandise, resulting in improved customer
  • Developed highly empathetic client relationships and earned reputation for exceeding service goals.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
C
Management
AAS
Business Administration
Business Administration
3

Merchandising Specialist/ Sales

Placed merchandise with consideration to manufacturer, month of style, color, allotted space and price point.

  • Maintained proper signage and price changes with 98% accuracy.
  • Maintained area mannequins in current styles and accessories.
  • Assisted customers with sales, inquiries, and customer loyalty programs.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
Business / Marketing
BA
Business / Marketing
4

Merchandising Specialist

  • Replenished merchandise to ensure displays are stocked, functional and aesthetically pleasing.
  • Set planograms for store using specified documentation, signage and graphics.
  • Ensured accuracy of pricing by performing daily and weekly audits and adjusting accordingly.
  • Taught customers basic photography, camera controls, and composition in classroom setting.
  • Independently studied photography techniques and news to better assist customers.
  • Exceeded individual and departmental performance expectations on a regular basis.
  • Demonstrated expertise by providing customers with accurate, impartial advice on products.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Business Administration
5

Merchandising Specialist

  • Replenish merchandise to ensure displays are stocked, functional and aesthetically pleasing.
  • Set planograms for store using specified documentation, signage and graphics.
  • Ensured accuracy of pricing by performing daily and weekly audits and adjusting accordingly.
  • Taught customers basic photography, camera controls, and composition in classroom setting.
  • Independently studied photography techniques and news to better assist customers.
  • Exceeded individual and departmental performance expectations on a regular basis.
  • Demonstrated expertise by providing customers with accurate, impartial advice on products.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Business Administration
6

Merchandising Specialist/ Assistant Buyer

  • Facilitated new vendor set-up through processing new product data sheets.
  • Maintained and reviewed final product assortment details to ensure accuracy and integrity of information.
  • Partnered with Buyer to communicate assortment details by providing specifications such as assortments lists to appropriate business partners.
  • Assisted Buyer in the selection and merchandising of catalog and e-commerce products for Men’s, Weather, Slippers, and Everyday Casual categories.
  • Managed data for business review, style outs, and catalog turnovers.
  • Managed sample inventory and requested samples as needed.
  • Organized and maintained product information to support catalog and e-commerce merchandising activities and identify merchandise opportunities to increase sales and profits.
  • Prepared and tracked all photo and copy support information to support merchandising, copywriting, and creative activities for both the catalog and e-commerce site.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BFA
Fashion Design And Merchandising
MA
Project Management
7

Ecommerce Merchandising Specialist

  • Contacting eligible eCommerce prospects to create offers for members to purchase online in order to create more in-band transactions for Angie’s List
  • Acquiring and maintaining professional, business relationships with business owners and marketing professionals by developing an eCommerce marketing plan for their company
  • Develop creative ways to maximize eCommerce profitability for established service providers
  • Selected to work on a project directly with Account Managers as a dedicated eCommerce Consultant to incorporate eCommerce as a way to gain more contract value from our featured service providers
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Recreation
8

Merchandising Specialist

  • Present an organized and attractive display to promote specific products, services and increase sales
  • Consistently kept paperwork in order and organized
  • Ensure high consumer rate of return by providing impeccable customer service
  • Advocate for each customer to make sure their needs are met
  • Consistently manage cash flow throughout each shift
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Office Administration
Social Work
9

Merchandising Specialist

Independently worked as a virtual employee.

  • Worked on the following vertical markets; Automotive, Healthcare and Education
  • Research, recommend and implement orders for both transactional business and within assigned account base.
  • Provide merchandising recommendations (concepts, vendors, solutions, etc.) for projects with top promotional and print account within division.
  • Point person for the monthly status meetings on assigned accounts (including top management, sales, customer service and supply chain).
  • Work with sales, customer service and clients for initial set-up, website refresh and any additional transactional projects for assigned account base.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business
10

Merchandising Specialist

Merchandise and replenish product shelves quickly and efficiently

  • Organizes the store keeping it exceptional for customers.
  • Handles customer service interaction and provides solutions to guarantee to generate a loyal clientele
  • Assists the pharmacy processing new orders during peak times
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant

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