Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:

Energetic, results-driven Department Manager committed to maintaining highest quality of customer excellence. Develops and implements innovative incentives to drive employee motivation. Adeptly navigates cost-concern and workforce-management issues to maintain streamlined operations.

  • Vendor management
  • Supply and inventory management
  • Staff development
  • Training and mentoring
  • Rules and regulations
  • Order processing
  • Departmental activities
  • Issue and conflict resolution
  • Team management
  • Customer service
  • Administrative support
  • Inventory management
  • Relationship development
  • Team building
  • Organization
  • Planning and coordination
Department Manager Accessories / Fine Jewelry , 04/2014 to 06/2020
NordstromCity, STATE,
  • Oversaw efficient receiving and inventory management to keep stock within optimal levels.
  • Kept department on-target to meet sales and profit objectives by minimizing waste and pursuing revenue generation opportunities.
  • Assessed, optimized and elevated operations to target current and expected demands.
  • Collaborated with visual merchandising team to develop strategies to drive profitability.
  • Delegated work to staff, setting priorities and goals.
  • Coached, trained and mentored new team members and manager trainees.
  • Cultivated culture of empowerment to help employees better meet customer needs with minimal oversight.
  • Supported shrinkage and safety awareness, reviewed sales and inventory data, identified trends and prepared reports for management.
  • Determined performance goals for departmental employees and provided feedback on methods for reaching those milestones.
  • Promoted high customer satisfaction by resolving problems with knowledgeable and friendly service.
  • Cultivated talented team of departmental employees through outstanding mentoring, coaching and teaching skills.
  • Worked closely with sales associates to complete tasks.
  • Utilized excellent math skills to maintain accurate inventory levels.
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills in resolving product and consumer complaints.
  • Treated associates with fairness and respect, providing recognition of accomplishments.
  • Streamlined ordering and Inventory procedures to identify top sellers and reduce over-stock.
Mac Assistance Counter Manager / Nordsrtom , 10/2010 to 04/2014
MAC CosmeticsCity, STATE,
  • Reviewed and analyzed business performance on daily, weekly, monthly, seasonal and annual bases.
  • Described merchandise and explained use, operation, and care of merchandise to customers.
  • Reviewed and analyzed business performance on daily, weekly, monthly, seasonal and annual basis.
  • Devised, implemented and managed promotions to enhance store profits and drive customer engagement.
  • Mentored newly hired artist in upselling techniques, showing the customer more then one item and showing the customer how to use the product to improve sales expertise.
  • Streamlined operations and improved employee focus and productivity by prioritizing tasks prior to start of each shift.
  • Trained and developed over 100 employees through constructive feedback and focus on long-term career growth.
  • Reduced process lags by effectively managing average units sales for target sales goal.
  • Reviewed inventory and sales records, tracked trends and reported on activities to senior management for use in key decision making.
  • Conducted department walkthroughs to assess and remedy factors such as cleanliness, inadequate stock levels and poor merchandising.
  • Instructed staff on procedures for handling difficult transactions.
  • Researched out-of-stock items to find additional inventory in other store locations.
  • Cultivated store brand and accomplished strategic business initiatives through close collaboration with district manager.
  • Delegated tasks to employees based upon individual strengths and experience based on level of skill ,confidence and experience
  • Checked inventory system to locate items at other stores, improving sales rates15%.
  • Directed and supervised staff performance.
  • Supervised successful, well-supplied and highly organized department thanks to consistent oversight and regular cleanliness inspections.
  • Increased sales on consistent basis by developing and maintaining key customer relationships.
Warehouse Logistics Office Worker, 04/2004 to 10/2007
ExcelCity, STATE,
  • Monitored calendars and scheduled appointments based on availability and established load limits.
  • Managed office paperwork, including scanning documents and routing business correspondence.
  • Updated financial, customer and business records with accurate information each day, preventing data loss and keeping files current.
  • Handled requests-for-information, delegating tasks to appropriate employee to optimize customer service.
  • Served as central point of contact for all outside vendors needing to gain access to building.
  • Routed agreements, contracts and invoices through signature process.
  • Negotiated with several freight companies, which resulted in new contracts that reduced overall shipping costs by 17% annually.
  • Adhered to company audit rules during inventory counts with 98% accuracy.
  • Prepared inventory for shipment by attaching tags and labels.
  • Leveraged YMS to input and compile data gathered from various sources.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Offered diverse clerical support to office team members, including managing correspondence, answering telephone calls and tracking documentation.
  • Automated office operations to manage client correspondence, record tracking and data communications.
Education and Training
: Communication , Expected in
Riverside Community College - Riverside , CA

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