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

Offering 20 years experience in Retail Merchandising, Management, Event Planning and Landscape Design. Accomplished in managing a wide range of projects from concept to final execution. Skilled in curating positive relationships with an emphasis on small business development.

  • Project estimation and bidding
  • Budgeting
  • Residential construction
  • Project Management
  • Project Scheduling
  • In-store event promotion
  • Seasonal campaigns
  • Planogram design
  • Vendor relations
  • Staff Management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Creative merchandising
  • Consulting
  • Compassion
Work History
Landscape Designer, 03/2019 to Current
Fuss & O'neillManchester, NH,
  • Create unique landscape designs applying years of industry knowledge.
  • Assist with weekly project planning and execution.
  • Survey sites to determine material needs and accurately manage inventories and budgets.
  • Work with master carpenters to install decks for both residential and commercial customers.
Catering Manager, 10/2017 to 07/2019
Highgate HotelsLynnwood, WA,
  • Observed federal and local kitchen safety regulations to prevent food borne illnesses.
  • Ordered food items and supplies needed to fulfill catering jobs.
  • Followed all safety instructions to avoid injuries when operating heavy equipment in kitchen.
  • Created catering menu based upon client specifications, event type, dietary needs and budget.
  • Oversaw scheduling, inventory management and supply ordering to maintain fully stocked kitchen.
  • Trained and managed kitchen personnel and supervised all related culinary activity.
  • Spearheaded regular maintenance and repair operations to keep building and equipment in peak condition.
  • Cultivated strong vendor relationships.
Shop Manager, 07/2015 to 07/2019
Outdoor VoicesSan Francisco, CA,
  • Strengthened merchandising and promotional strategies to drive customer engagement and boost sales.
  • Trained team members in successful strategies to meet operational and sales targets.
  • Submitted reports to senior management to aid in business decision-making and planning.
  • Managed inventory control, cash control and store opening and closing procedures.
  • Set and managed schedules to give proper coverage to required areas and meet customer service demands.
  • Prepared quotes for new products and services and composed budgets.
  • Quoted, generated and processed customer orders to meet specifications and various occasions.
  • Transported and set up floral arrangements for large-scale functions, comprising weddings, funerals and banquets.
  • Managed team of 10 employees, overseeing hiring, training, and professional growth of employees.
  • Prepared various floral arrangements, including potted plants and bouquets based on customer requirements.
  • Imparted knowledge on plants and flowers to customers, including how to properly care for purchases.
Area Merchandising Manager, 09/2007 to 04/2010
Gulf Distributing CompanyMilton, FL,
  • Worked with managers and advertising directors to optimize promotions.
  • Updated pricing and signage to complete product displays and educate customers.
  • Monitored stock levels and product sales to determine purchasing needs.
  • Maintained point of sale (POS) system by inputting accurate inventory information.
  • Optimized store displays and appearance via strategic merchandising.
  • Onboarded new employees, including training, mentoring and new hire documentation.
  • Set and managed schedules to give proper coverage to required areas and meet customer service demands.
  • Assisted with maintenance and installation of irrigation equipment.
  • Resolved conflicts promptly to promote positive environment for customers.
  • Supervised 9 location managers and managed 21 employees across North Carolina and Virginia.
Merchandiser, 03/2005 to 09/2007
LovesacShrewsbury, NJ,
  • Monitored inventory levels and kept adequate stock in product displays on sales floor.
  • Assembled promotional displays, including quarter and full-size point of purchase displays.
  • Educated employees on new merchandise during seasonal workshops.
  • Answered customer questions regarding store merchandise, department information and pricing.
  • Established strong vendor relationships to maintain and support business.
  • Worked with managers and advertising directors to optimize promotions.
  • Operated cardboard balers, forklifts and trash compactors safely.
  • Used pallet jacks to move and position merchandise.
  • Created attractive displays to promote items.
  • Ran markdown reports, managed store replenishment and analyzed buying reports.
Sales Associate, 03/2003 to 11/2005
Ace HardwareNorth Bend, WA,
  • Assisted with ordering of floral materials.
  • Completed opening, closing and shift change tasks.
  • Implemented up-selling strategies such as recommending accessories and complementary purchases to boost revenue.
  • Evaluated inventory and delivery needs.
  • Trained and developed new sales team associates in products, selling techniques and company procedures.
  • Collaborated closely with customers to create unique designs for bouquets, wreaths and gifts.
  • Prepared various floral arrangements, including potted plants and bouquets based on customer requirements.
Garden Center Sales Associate, 04/1999 to 10/2002
LovesacWashington, DC,
  • Answered customer questions about products and services, helped locate merchandise and promoted key items.
  • Merchandise new products in visually appealing and organized displays for optimal sales.
  • Assisted in ordering of all nursery stock.
  • Updated merchandise pricing to match new values and special promotional rates.
  • Alternated goods in inventory by observing first-in and first-out approach to keep shelves organized and properly stocked.
  • Operated pallet jacks, forklifts and other equipment regularly.
Sales Associate, 08/1997 to 03/1999
Norwood Road GardenCity, STATE,
  • Promoted additional products to increase per-customer sales.
  • Completed opening, closing and shift change tasks efficiently to keep store ready for customers.
  • Reset garden center to incorporate popular new seasonal plants for customers.
  • Worked outdoors in all weather conditions to care for plants and serve customers.
  • Worked with customers to develop designer landscaping plans for any budget.
  • Researched new vendors and partners to obtain most cost-effective pricing for goods.
Diploma : , Expected in
Wake Forest High School - Wake Forest, NC

ServSafe certificate number 14222012

09/29/2016 to 09/29/2021

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Job Titles Held:
  • Landscape Designer
  • Catering Manager
  • Shop Manager
  • Area Merchandising Manager
  • Merchandiser
  • Sales Associate
  • Garden Center Sales Associate
  • Sales Associate
  • Diploma

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