boutique owner resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Accomplished small business owner proficient in managing boutique operations and teams with forward-thinking and creative mindset. Skilled in merchandising and promoting products to consumers and building long-lasting relationships.

Veteran retail management professional with demonstrated success in building and motivating teams to achieve and surpass objectives in sales, service and performance. Skilled at pricing and advertising, recordkeeping and team leadership. Always working to enhance revenue and boost customer satisfaction. Experienced manager in price integrity with a 16 plus year track record of success in the retail training. Adept at working with both groups and individuals to drive educational material home and make an impact.

  • Point of Sale systems
  • Merchandising
  • Business Development
  • Marketing strategy
  • Customer Relations
  • Business planning
  • Operations management
  • Inventory management
  • Product development
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Employee reviews
  • Scheduling
Work History
Boutique Owner, 09/2017 - Current
Armanino Mckenna Certified Public Accountants & Consultants San Francisco, CA,
  • Collected and analyzed KPI information to track trends and make proactive changes to business operations plans.
  • Empowered customers to make informed decisions by educating on product and service offerings and current industry trends.
  • Put together realistic budgets based upon costs and fees for successfully operating business.
  • Devised and deployed sales and marketing tactics to drive strategic growth and support achievement of revenue goals.
  • Prepared yearly and quarterly budgets as well as effective strategies to consistently meet financial targets.
  • Created comfortable and inviting boutique environment to make customers feel welcomed and happy to make purchases.
  • Tracked store inventory and coordinated new purchases to keep adequate merchandise on hand for sustained sales.
  • Studied market to determine optimal pricing of goods and capitalize on emerging opportunities.
  • Capitalized on social media platforms to increase market awareness and recruit sales agents.
  • Stayed on track to exceed 15% growth by skillfully managing sales, inventory and marketing resources
Price Integrity Coordinator, Trainer, 11/2004 - 01/2021
Harris Teeter, Llc Ashburn, VA,
  • Collected, managed, analyzed and prepared data, information and metrics to make process performance improvements and support quarterly enterprise measurement meetings.
  • Identified and recommended staff for key positions and departments.
  • Developed individualized training plans to achieve staff readiness.
  • Introduced standardized training for cohesive learning environments.
  • Monitored participant workflow and behaviors throughout training process.
  • Managed information through regular data integrity audits.
  • Supported peer reviews conducted in support of enterprise common process for program execution and product realization.
  • Facilitated meetings for preparation, administration and documentation of decisions made by senior managers.
  • Quickly adapted training plans for client needs, keeping timelines, budgets and desires in mind.
  • Analyzed team performance and identified opportunities for additional training.
  • Contributed to reductions in employee turnover by revamping training programs.
Assistant Bookkeeper, 01/2004 - 11/2004
Food Lion City, STATE,
  • Confirmed accounts payable and controlled expenses by receiving, processing, verifying and reconciling invoices.
  • Compiled and analyzed variety of complex accounting and statistical information to prepare financial statements.
  • Prepared written materials and electronic financial data to document activities, provide references and convey information.
  • Prepared and mailed account statements to vendors and kept meticulous correspondence documentation.
  • Matched purchase orders with invoices and recorded necessary information.
  • Sorted financial documents, coded accounting entries for data processing and posted daily receipts and payments.
  • Input data into accounting system and maintained integrity of system information to alleviate potential breaches.
  • Obtained revenue and paid invoices by verifying and completing payable and receivable transactions.
Store Accountant, 09/2000 - 01/2004
Winn-Dixie Stores Inc. City, STATE,
  • Created budgets and forecasts for management group to meet regular accounting deadlines.
  • Gathered financial information, prepared documents and closed books.
  • Conducted technical and analytical reviews of tax returns to check for accuracy and qualified deductions.
  • Maintained up-to-date knowledge on professional accounting standards to manage financial recordkeeping.
  • Leveraged finance knowledge to strengthen controls and improve transparency.
  • Modified comprehensive reporting to reflect changing financial structure.
  • Evaluated and improved financial records to make important business decisions.
  • Used advanced software to prepare documents, reports and presentations.
  • Offered advice and direction to help clients better understand financial goals.
Associate of Arts: Criminal Justice, Expected in
University of North Carolina At Greensboro - Greensboro, NC
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2003
Myers Park High School - Charlotte, NC
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School Attended

  • University of North Carolina At Greensboro
  • Myers Park High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Boutique Owner
  • Price Integrity Coordinator, Trainer
  • Assistant Bookkeeper
  • Store Accountant


  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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