general merchandise associate resume example with 4+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Attentive Assistant provides skilled support to facilitate operational efficiency and meet challenging requirements. Highly organized, efficiency-driven and proactive in handling simultaneous tasks with little oversight. Excellent planning, problem-solving and decision-making abilities. Motivated to enhance productivity and operational performance. Bringing related experience combined with job-related software proficiency and industry expertise. Focused, reliable and conscientious about handling details.

  • Staff Training
  • Stockroom Maintenance
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Equipment Operation
  • Attention to Detail
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Product Signage and Labeling
  • Safety Procedures
  • Recordkeeping and Documentation
  • Stocking and Replenishing
  • Payment Processing
  • Inventory Management and Planning
  • In-Store Support
  • Merchandising and Display
  • Motivated Team Player
  • Goal Setting and Prioritization
  • Data Processing
  • Critical Thinking
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Merchandise Requisition
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • Problem-Solving
  • Decision Making
  • Order Fulfillment
  • Microsoft Office
  • Quick Learner
  • Quality Control
  • Product Sales and Promotion
  • Time Management
  • Customer Service
  • Organization and Categorization
  • Document Control
  • Calendar Management
  • Reporting and Documentation
  • File and Record Keeping
  • Billing and Coding
  • Computer Skills
  • Task Prioritization
  • Team Collaboration
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Meeting Coordination
  • Data Entry
  • Schedule and Calendar Management
  • Anticipates Needs
  • Skilled in Google Docs, Excel, Microsoft Word
  • Editing and Proofreading
  • Office Administration
  • Presentation Creation
  • Reception Assistance
  • Office Equipment Troubleshooting
  • Excel Spreadsheets
  • Report Writing
  • Business Writing
  • Mail Management
Education and Training
Stillwater Area High School Stillwater, MN Expected in 06/2022 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Century College White Bear Lake, MN Expected in : - GPA :
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN Expected in : - GPA :
Lear Corp. - General Merchandise Associate
Flint, MI, 12/2021 - Current
  • Transported merchandise from stockroom to sales floor and followed planograms to accurately replenish items.
  • Restocked and merchandised products to encourage strong sales.
  • Kept sales floor attractive and customer-ready by regularly recovering departments with fronted, organized and well-stocked merchandise.
  • Put new merchandise on shelves and racks in attractive arrangements.
  • Maintained organized back storage room to support efficient restocking.
  • Helped customers locate products and processed special orders for customers seeking out-of-stock items.
  • Re-stocked check-out line and end-cap displays with new merchandise.
  • Prepared for new merchandise and promotions by building temporary displays and resetting existing sales space.
  • Built rapport with customers through friendly conversation and high-quality service.
  • Read orders to obtain item numbers and located merchandise in bins or on shelves.
  • Demonstrated great teamwork skills with staff members involved in production and transport.
  • Packaged items with appropriate materials to prevent damage during shipping.
  • Inspected merchandise for wear or defects, disposing of damaged items as instructed by supervisors.
  • Read orders to verify attributes and quantities of merchandise.
  • Set up advertising signs on shelves and counters to attract customers and promote sales.
Marley Spoon - Assistant
Dallas, TX, 08/2018 - Current
  • Scheduled and coordinated meetings, appointments and travel arrangements for managers or supervisors.
  • Gathered and sorted data for inclusion in reports and files.
  • Used scheduling software to delegate resources and manage calendars.
  • Served as contact person and source of information to maintain good communication with clients.
  • Answered incoming calls and recorded accurate messages.
  • Prepared correspondence, reports and other documents in final formats with correct punctuation, capitalization, grammar and spelling.
  • Handled data entry tasks with high levels of speed and accuracy.
  • Coordinated repairs for office equipment to keep equipment functional and running.
  • Kept front desk presentable, managing incoming calls and visitors with utmost professionalism.
  • Obtained signatures for financial documents and internal and external invoices.
  • Opened, sorted and distributed incoming mail and processed outgoing mail.
  • Assisted organizational efforts by filing, entering data and answering phones.
  • Handled incoming calls and directed callers to appropriate department or employee.
  • Performed accounting or financial analysis.
Logan's Roadhouse - Culinary Assistant
Gallatin, TN, 10/2020 - 11/2021
  • Received orders, restocked stations and requested new items.
  • Helped train new kitchen employees in proper cooking and handling procedures.
  • Followed recipes to create nutritious meals for [Type] residents.
  • Supported special events by coordinating kitchen resources and menu plans.
  • Assessed various nutrition data to oversee clients' diets.
  • Determined appropriate information and nutritional needs for various age groups, developing presentations to meet needs of population.
  • Developed flexible meal templates to meet client nutritional objectives.
  • Planned menus and ordered specific foods to meet medical restrictions.
Presbyterian Homes - Server
City, STATE, 01/2019 - 09/2020
  • Presented menus to patrons, answered questions about menu items and made recommendations.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Communicated with hosts, bussers and kitchen staff to prepare for and serve customers.
  • Arranged place settings with clean tablecloths, napkins and tableware to prepare for incoming guests.
  • Checked with customers to determine satisfaction with meals, promptly taking action to correct problems.
  • Displayed enthusiasm and knowledge about restaurant's menu and products.
  • Presented menus to patrons to answer questions about offered items and make suitable recommendations.
  • Addressed complaints to kitchen staff and served replacement items.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Trained new employees on restaurant procedures and plating techniques.
  • Recorded meal selections and transactions in microsystem to deliver prompt service.
  • Cleaned tables and chairs to prepare dining area for next customers.
  • Served food and beverages to patrons and immediately remedied issues with orders.
  • Provided exceptional service to high volume of daily customers.
  • Cleared table and bussed dishes to allow for quick setups.
  • Stocked server areas with supplies before, during and after shifts.
  • Set up dining room to meet hospitality and service standards.
  • Welcomed guests with personable attitude and brought beverage orders while reviewing menu options.
  • Developed strong and lasting resident relationships.
  • Greeted newly seated guests promptly, filled water glasses and brought bread to table.
  • Answered guest questions regarding menu, food and beverage preparation, recipe ingredients and allergens.

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Stillwater Area High School
  • Century College
  • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

Job Titles Held:

  • General Merchandise Associate
  • Assistant
  • Culinary Assistant
  • Server


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: