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Retail Clerks are employed by retail companies and are responsible for maximizing customer satisfaction and sales levels. Common responsibilities featured on Retail Clerk resumes include greeting customers, answering to questions, promoting new products and services, handling transactions, and placing merchandise on shelves. Those looking to secure a position in the retail industry should demonstrate commercial awareness, sales orientation, courtesy, and strong communication skills. Most Retail Clerk sample resumes mention a high school diploma, since formal education is not mandatory for this role.

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1

Retail Clerk

Monitored daily emails, incoming calls, and assisted with all customer business services

  • Performed bookkeeping activities, managed, counted, verified, and reconciled daily sales
  • Maintained knowledge of cashier procedures when transferring week transaction reports
  • Kept work area clean by utilizing appropriate cleaning standards
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AA
Real Estate
AA
Business Management
BS
Business
2

Retail Clerk

Ensured over 150 customers received outstanding service daily by greeting and assisting every customer

  • Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements weekly for over 350 products.
  • Assisted in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance and housekeeping for a 8,00ft store.
  • Guided customers with locating various merchandise and accessories.
  • Participated in year-end inventory and cycle counts valued in excess of $150,000.
  • Assisted in ringing up sales at registers and/or bagging merchandise averaging $250 daily.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Education
3

Retail Clerk

  • Utilized POS equipment, Item Inquiry and Service Plus software
  • Reconciled deliveries, invoices and shipping documents
  • Maintained and organized all merchandise
  • Conducted merchandise training for 8 company stores
  • Ensured safety standards were met
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
HS
College Prep
4

Retail Clerk and Baker

Operated cash register and performed customer service

  • Prepared cold cuts for sandwiches, pizzas, and soups in the kitchen
  • Assisted co-workers in expediting high-volume food to customers
  • Prepared espresso drinks (cappuccino, latte, mocha, hot chocolate)
  • Operated machines and mixers used for baking and preparing dough
  • Documented all production by keeping accurate daily logs
  • Planned, organized, and executed all phases of baking sourdough: mixing, molding, proofing, scoring, baking and displaying bread
  • Kept the bakery and its equipment clean and oversaw that equipment was maintained in good working order
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
C
Baking And Pastry
5

Retail Clerk

greeted and waited on customers in a friendly, professional manner

  • assisted finding merchandise and answered inquiries
  • built and maintained rapport with high volume of clientele to encourage repeat
  • operated cash register, handled financial transactions, and maintained a balanced drawer
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
6

Retail Clerk

Answered the phones, taking large vendors orders for pick-up

  • Gathered all of the components of the orders, ensuring that everything is packed accurately and correctly
  • Performed various data entry duties in order to enter all orders into the computer system
  • Assisted with loading and unloading the trucks
  • Constructed marketing materials throughout the store
  • Handled all of the supervisors duties while she was out or on vacation
  • Performed money handling duties, while providing excellent customer service
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Care / Communication
7

Retail Clerk

Increased customer loyalty by providing top quality products and service to the customers.

  • Place orders weekly for the lunch meat and frozen meat cases through our warehouse and vendors
  • Keep track of dates and rotation of product daily
  • Maintained ordering of supplies and labels for the department
  • Assisted in other departments as needed with customers
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
8

Retail Clerk

Took large vendor's orders for pick-up/ensured that everything was packed accurately

  • Assisted with supervisors duties when she was unavailable
  • Performed data entry of orders
  • Assisted with loading and unloading the trucks/Constructed marketing materials throughout the store
  • Performed money handling duties while providing excellent customer service
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Medical Administrative Assistant
9

Retail Clerk

  • Experienced in packaging various fragile, and often valuable items to be shipped both domestically and internationally
  • Knowledgeable in the shipping/delivery process employed by UPS and helpful in assisting customers plan their shipments accordingly
  • Signed for, collected, recorded, and managed incoming and outgoing and packages for mailbox holders, as well as several work orders for the store with other businesses
  • Placed in charge of store inventory, meticulously cataloguing all retail and packing supplies and restocking when necessary
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Spanish
Undecided
10

Retail Clerk

  • Assisted in opening this areas new fuel center with vendors and employees
  • Provided courteous customer service on a daily basis
  • Collected all forms of payment and distributed change
  • Cleaned and maintained work areas to ensure a safe work environment
  • Stocked, inventoried, and faced all store products
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Radio Communications
Fire Science

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