Highly enthusiastic customer service professional with 4 years client interface experience including sales, training and management. Dedicated customer service representative with motivation towards the satisfaction of the customer. Extensive knowledge on up-to-date retail sales, performance and procedures. Solid team player with quick learning skills and adaptability with an outgoing personality and a positive attitude.
Strong Organizational Skills, Energetic Work Ethic, Opening and Closing Procedures, Fast Procedural Learning, Telephone Inquiries Specialist, Telecommunication Skills, Customer Service Expert, Store Maintenance
Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Photoshop CS6, Adobe Illustrator
Customer Assistance and Interface - Completed multiple calls over the phone to best assist guests with any questions and inquiries regarding any issues. - Processed returns for guests in a friendly and timely manner. -Greeted guests entering and exiting the store. -Carried out large orders of items to the car for guests and assisted with loading them into their car properly.
Leadership and Planning
-Trained a dozen new cashiers in a single shift. -Planned the product placement and singing for end caps for new weekly promotions. -Coordinated the break schedule for all front end employees. -Implemented new and fun ways to encourage growth and development of employees new and old
Multi-tasking -Cashiered on a register while simultaneously watching over the Self Checkout to maintain customer flow. -Completed such tasks as cleaning the front end of the store to it's entirety on a busy evening -Maintained a strong backup at the registers by completing cashier questions over the phone while taking orders for guests at Starbucks.
Guest Service Associate Manager and Trainer, 10/2016 to CurrentTarget － Mission, KS
Managing the entire front of the store including the check lanes, self-checkout and guest services.
On the spot multi-tasking and problem solving, cashiering, processing returns for guests, loading registers with cash at the beginning of the day, cashing out the registers at the end of the day, tasked with hourly bathroom cleaning, cleaning up the registers in the front of left over merchandise and spills, sending cashiers on break in a timely and effective manner, assisting all guests in a respectful manner to best solve any issues at hand, coordinating the stocking of merchandise on the check lanes and endcaps, communicating to other managers through means of Microsoft office software such as Microsoft Word and Excel, observed and trained new cashiers to best prepare them for duties at hand, maintained up-to-date knowledge of store policies from payments to returns and exchanges, helped prevent store loss by teaming with assets protection with careful observation and actions, maintained adequate cash supply for multiple registers
Achievements: Initially began as a cashier, but through quick learning achieved a promotion into a management position to oversee and develop our front end team.
Food Preparation, 10/2008 to 03/2009Sonic Drive － Overland Park, KS
Taking orders and from guests and using a team orientated environment to best ensure the order makes it out in a timely manner, cleaning up the cooking equipment and sanitization, closing down the store and stocking up the food and other resources for use in the morning, stocking and unloading the freezer of foods to be used in orders.
Attending to guests in the store for assistance, stocking the shelves with merchandise, carefully bagging the groceries of guests at a steady pace, cleaning the restrooms on an hourly basis.
High School Diploma:2009Shawnee Mission North High School Johnson Drive － Overland Park, KS, United States
Illustration,2012Johnson County Community College12345 College Blvd － Overland Park, KS, United StatesWorked towards an Illustration Degree with studies in drawing, graphic design, photography as well as liberal arts classes such as art history.
Illustration,PresentBethany College Applied Arts Online － Lindsborg, KS, United StatesCurrently studying Illustration through online classes taught by industry professionals via Adobe Connect, expected to graduate in May of 2018 with a Bachelor's Degree in Illustration.
In addition to my professional job experience, I have both volunteered and professionally run my own art tables at a host of local events, selling my artwork and working on commission for customers. This task required such responsibilities as, setting up the table in the early morning hours with prints, signs and prices, friendly engaging with public visitors, accepting and sorting payment and completing commissions in a timely manner.
Cash handling, Able to lift 80 pounds, Professional and friendly, Careful and active listener, Strong public speaker, Multi-tasking, Telecommunications, Telephone Skills, Scheduling, Service Orientation, Customer Needs Assessment, Creative Problem Solving, Organization Skills, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, cashier, cashiering, closing, communication skills, cooking, functional, Managing, Microsoft Excel, Excel, Microsoft Office, Microsoft office software, Microsoft Word, multitasking, problem solving, promotion, quick, supervisor, theatre